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Tuesday 21st July

Carlow Arts Festival

An exciting film event, curated by Camille Donegan bringing virtual reality cinema into your own home. The films take us from the Arctic, to Australia, and all the way to ...

Monday 20th July

Artists' Residencies

The Dublin City Arts Office has just announced its Artists' Residencies for 2020/21. Jane Deasy and Michael Gallen are two of the current Artists in Residence, and they share their ...

Tuesday 14th July

Somebody: Nuala O'Faolain

Writer June Caldwell is the curator of a new exhibition, 'Somebody: Nuala O'Faolain and a Book that Changed Us' which opens at the Museum of Literature Ireland (MOLI) on July ...

Thursday 2nd July

Sligo Arts Festival

Like many other festivals across the country, the Cairde Sligo Arts Festival has made the decision to bring their programme of events online as Cairde Connected. Audiences can enjoy a ...

Wednesday 1st July

Clonmel Junction Festival

Paris-based artists Anne Cleary and Denis Connolly are currently working on a new show Vision Revolution and you can see them online this weekend at this year's Clonmel Junction Arts ...

Thursday 25th June

Where do I begin with Artemisia Gentileschi?

This week we go back in time to the Renaissance and to a sometimes overlooked but widely recognized as one of the great women painters of all time - Artemisia ...

Tuesday 23rd June

Live Collision

Live Collision International Festival is a live art festival that had to take the decision in March to postpone its live festival dates. The festival is inviting audiences to celebrate ...

Monday 22nd June

The Kabul Olympics

John McAuliffe is a poet who grew up in Listowel and who now co-directs the Centre for New Writing at the University of Manchester. He has been described as a ...

Wednesday 17th June

Artist Gary Coyle

Gary Coyle is an artist who works across a variety of media; drawing, photography and spoken word performance. His latest exhibition is entitled Dreaming Different Dreams, and it's currently showing ...

Monday 15th June

Dance in Solidarity

The Welcoming Project was launched in 2016 by choreographer, Catherine Young. This Wednesday, it will be running a one-off, online dance class with dancer and teaching artist, Yah'Ya Kamate. The ...

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