Category Archives: Visual Arts

IMPRESSIONS OF SUMMER: A COLOURFUL AND DRAMATIC RESPONSE – ARMAGH ART CLUB

Armagh Art Club is a thriving cross community club boasting over 60 years of heritage. Artists of all abilities come together in a welcoming environment at the Harps Club to create and learn. Guided by professional and experienced tutors, our members receive insightful demonstrations, nurturing talent across all levels. Member artists partake in exhibitions held at prestigious venues like the Armagh County Museum and The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre and regularly enjoy art trips for inspiration. New members are always welcome. Don’t miss this chance to support local artists and be captivated by the talent on display.

SHED – BRIDGE STREET STUDIOS

Dundalk’s Bridge Street Studios, one of the oldest and largest independent artistic collectives in Ireland, presents their latest visual art exhibition, ‘Shed.’

The ‘Shed’ exhibition features the works of nine dynamic professional artists and craftspeople including Orlaith Cullinane, Rachel Tinniswood, Mary Cowan, Cathy McKeown, Suzanne Carroll, Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Orla Barry, Sarah McKenna, and Fiona Quigley.

Their collective expertise spans a wide array of media, including paintings, sculpture, prints, ceramics, textiles, and mixed media. The artists have explored the theme of “shed” with rich imagery, allusion, and symbolism, crafting responses and connections on personal, local, and universal levels. Each artist brings a unique perspective to the theme, creating a diverse and thought-provoking exhibition.