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ANIMATED COMMUNITY AT CHRIST CHURCH

Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford, Saturday 5th April from 2pm. ANIMATED COMMUNITY: Celebrating the power of the arts in our lives Come and see, hear, touch, taste, listen, move, laugh, sing…….be moved and … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

PAOLA CATIZONE IN SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

An exhibition of drawings, video and performance by Paola Catizone Exhibition runs from 7th March – 29th March “Drawing is not a window on the world but a device for … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

LAST FEW DAYS EXOTICA IN GREYFRIARS

Exotica: Greyfriars Municipal Gallery until May 18th – Tuesdays to Saturdays 10am to 5pm. Sunday 1pm – 5pm Waterford’s municipal collection is often viewed as being largelly composed of traditional … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

THE BACKSTRAND IN CONCERT

POET, COMPOSER & PHOTOGRAPHER FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM Sunday 9th February at 12:30 pm Following their widely praised concert Watersong at the museum early last year poet Mark Roper, … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

MOLLY KEANE CREATIVE WRITING AWARD 2014

Waterford County Council’s Arts Office is currently accepting entries for the Molly Keane Creative Writing Award. The late writer lived, until her death in 1996, in Ardmore, Co. Waterford.  Her … Continue reading

February 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

DEADLINE 4PM – FRIDAY, FEB 14.

The deadline has now passed. The 2014 Arts Grants submission process is now closed. _________________________________________________________ The Arts Grant applications system is now closed The grants are under three headings: Production … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITING IN GARTER LANE…

Garter Lane Arts Centre is delighted to announce two exhibitions, in the main gallery ‘tenmileradius’ by Waterford born artist John O Regan and ‘From the Studios’ featuring Garter Lanes current … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

CAROLINE REID-O’BRIEN FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM

Sunday February 9th at 12.30pm, Medieval Museum, Waterford Soprano Caroline Reid-O’Brien, accompanied by Yvonne Collier on piano and classical guitarist Gareth Duffy, will perform on Sunday 9th February at 12.30pm. … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

JAZZ – THE LITTLE RADIO PLAY GARTER LANE THIS SATURDAY

Music Network Presents Iain Ballamy and Stian Carstensen’s The Little Radio on Saturday 1st February, Garter Lane Arts  Centre, Waterford at 8pm. Meet the Odd Couple: Iain Ballamy’s big-hearted Ben Webster-ish … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

FINGHIN COLLINS TO PLAY RHAPSODY IN BLUE IN WATERFORD

February 8th, 20.00, Christ Church, Waterford Internationally renowned pianist Finghin Collins will team up with Waterford Concert Orchestra (WCO) this February to play the very popular Rhapsody in Blue by … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

MADRIGALLERY FOR MUSIC AT THE MUSEUM

SUNDAY 26th JANUARY 12.30pm First up for the Sunday lunchtime concert series at the Medieval Museum in 2014 is Madrigallery. Under the inspired direction of Kevin O’Carroll, Madrigallery have spread their artistic … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

DREAMMIRROR: JEFFREY GORMLY EXHIBITS AT WATERFORD REGIONAL HOSPITAL

dreamMirror is an exhibition of artworks by Jeffrey Gormly artist-in-residence with WHAT (Waterford Healing Arts Trust) that will go on display in Waterford Regional Hospital on 14th January. Jeffrey is … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM HIVE, MICHAEL STREET

HIVE WINTERPORT EXHIBITION, MICHAEL STREET Hive Emerging presented its first annual Christmas arts fair featuring local, national & international arts, craft, music, design & more. The fair featured 12 days … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM SOMA

The Soma Annual Christmas Show opened on Friday December 6th with a Mulled Wine and Champaign reception. It was packed opening with many of the artists and their families in … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

WINTERVAL AT GREYFRIARS

The first arts Winterval at Greyfriars has been deemed a big success. It was open right up to December 23 where people could come in and enjoy a cup of … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

NOVEMBER SNAPSHOT – TULCA VISUAL ARTS FESTIVAL – GALWAY

  TULCA (November 8 – 24, Galway City) is a multi-venue, artist-centered festival of contemporary art that works with Irish curators with the aim to present innovative exhibitions to provoke … Continue reading

November 11, 2013 · 1 Comment

WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

The Waterford Film Festival, now in its 7th year, runs from November 8th to 10th in its new home at the historic Granville Hotel on the Quays. Festival submissions this … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

BOULWARISM AT SOMA CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

Soma Contemporary Gallery presents Boulwarism by PLM associates. The exhibition explores the kind of labor practices that led to the recent building collapse in Bangladesh and worker suicides at Foxconn … Continue reading

October 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

VISUAL ARTS AT THE IMAGINE FESTIVAL

Imagine Arts Festival, Waterford 2013 – Events 17th to 27th October 2013 Amanda Coogan Performance Art with WIT students, Venue: WIT Good Shepherd Chapel, College Street Campus, Date and Time: … Continue reading

October 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

LITERATURE AT IMAGINE

Literature Events at the Imagine Arts Festival – 17th to 27th October Claire Keegan Reading in the Book Centre Date & Time: 25 October 2013 18.30 / Free Event Of … Continue reading

October 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

CONCERTS & MUSIC AT IMAGINE

Imagine Arts Festival, Waterford 2013 – Music Events 17th to 27th October 2013 KALEIDOSCOPE Venue: Medieval Museum, October 17 at 19.30 Described by the Irish Times as ‘one of those … Continue reading

October 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

BOOK LAUNCH – THE BACKSTRAND

October 4 – 7.30pm, Greyfriars Municipal Gallery Poet Mark Roper and Photographer Paddy Dwan launch their 2nd collaborative book The Back Strand – Tramore’s Open Secret in Greyfriaes Municipal Gallery … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

PAYMENT GUIDELINE FOR PROFFESIONAL ARTISTS

After a year long research and consultation process Visual Artists Ireland, the all Ireland organisation representing professional visual artists, has launched the Payment Guidelines for Professional Visual Artists. For the … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

RTE BIG MUSIC WEEK – THEATRE ROYAL

Theatre Royal – Monday September 30 – 8pm Starting off on Monday morning 30th September from Connolly Station, Dublin the train stops in Waterford city on the first night of … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT WATERFORD

On Friday September 20th, Waterford celebrated Culture Night with over 30 different happenings. The night received a great response and there were many new faces at the various events. Culture … Continue reading

September 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER BAND ADDED TO CULTURE NIGHT

The Thomas Francis Meagher Fife and Drum Band will play outside the House of Waterford Crystal on Culture Night between 19.00 and 19.45. The band was founded in Waterford in … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD CITY ARCHIVES CULTURE NIGHT 2013

As part of Waterford City’s programme for Culture Night 2013, Donal Moore, Waterford City Archivist, will give guided tours of the current Annie Brophy exhibition “Welcome to the 60s” along … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

CULTURE NIGHT AT WATERFORD REGIONAL HOSPITAL

The Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) has organised two events in celebration of Culture Night on Friday, 20th September 2013. Claire Meaney will host a special Open Studio visual art … Continue reading

September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

POSTPONED: KENNEALLY FILMS CULTURE NIGHT SPECIAL

Due to unfortunate circumstances Kenneally Films will have to postpone their programme planned for Culture Night. It will now go ahead on a date to be announced in October. On … Continue reading

September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

CULTURE NIGHT – BANK STUDIOS, DUNGARVAN

BANK Studios is an exciting new artist collective and gallery based in Dungarvan Co. BANK Studios would like to invite you to our very first culture night, on Friday the … Continue reading

September 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

LIFE IS A CABARET AT GARTER LANE

Garter Lane Arts Centre Saturday September 28th – 8pm, Sunday 29th – 3pm. An intergenerational production brought to you by members of the Generation Arts project. Directed by Libby Seward, … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

NEW ADDITIONS TO CULTURE NIGHT!

Two new events have been added to the programme – both in the Viking Triangle: Greyfriars Street, Viking Triangle, Waterford 20.00 – 22.00 ‘Waterford in Mind’ Photographic and artistic representations … Continue reading

September 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD CULTURE NIGHT SEPTEMBER 20

On Friday September 20th, Waterford celebrates Culture Night with loads of free events. Culture Night is aimed at people who wouldn’t normally get a chance to savour some of the … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

SOUTH EAST ARTIST AT VENICE BIENNALE

Richard Mosse, from Kilkenny is representing Ireland with The Enclave, a major new multi-media installation at the 55th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. The Commissioner and Curator is Anna … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITIONS: LAST WEEKS OF TORQUE AND ANAMORPH AT GARTER LANE

Dona FitzSymons exhibit – Torque – continues at Garter Lane until September 20. Situated outside the entrance of Garter Lane Theatre, Torque is a  circular, dry-wall construction of overlapped natural … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

RED KETTLE PREMIERE LOVER’S DUST

Red Kettle will premiere Martina Collender’s play Lover’s Dust at the Theatre Royal on Thursday September 19. It will run until the 21st. Lover’s Dust is a contemporary tale of … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

MUSICAL TREATS AT THE THEATRE ROYAL

Christine Bovill’s PIAF Thursday, September 12 Legendary French singer Edith Piaf is as well-known for her tragic life and premature death as she is for her music. So it takes … Continue reading

August 16, 2013 · Leave a comment