Sean Scully

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

May 2015
Free

Sean Scully

May 12 - September 20
National Gallery of Ireland,
Clare Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
+ Google Map

This exhibition marks the artist’s 70th birthday. Born in Dublin, Scully, now living and working in new York, retains a powerful sense of Irish identity. He moved to New York at the end of the 1970s and established himself as one of the leading abstract painters of his time. This exhibition charts the two decades – the 1980s and 1990s – in which he established his international reputation, with major exhibitions in Europe and America and important paintings entering the…

Find out more »

International Literature Festival Dublin

May 16 - July 24
Dublin City

The International Literature Festival Dublin, founded in 1998, is Ireland’s premier literary event and gathers the finest writers in the world to debate, provoke, delight and enthral. Described by the press as ‘boasting a stunning array of top international literary talent’ and ‘the country’s most successful and easily the best annual literary event’, International Literature Festival Dublin line-up is sure to impress. With readings, discussions, debates,workshops, performance and screenings, the festival creates a hotbed of ideas. Whether it’s the mix poets,…

Find out more »
June 2015

IN PROFILE – Portrait Exhibition

June 18 @ 10:00 am - July 4 @ 8:00 pm
Sol Art Gallery,
8 Dawson Street, Dublin 2, Dublin, Dublin Ireland
+ Google Map

A joint portrait exhibition of the work of artists Francis O’Toole & Oisín Roche From 18 June to 4 July, Sol Art will proudly present a joint exhibition of two of Ireland’s finest figurative painters, Francis O’Toole and Oisín Roche. While both artists are academic in style and classically trained, they have each found a unique approach to the complex art of portraiture. Both artists deal closely with the psychology of their sitters, revealing the disposition of their characters through…

Find out more »
July 2015

PHOTO IRELAND FESTIVAL

July 1 - July 31
Dublin City

In 2010, we launched Ireland’s first international festival of Photography & Image Culture: PhotoIreland Festival. We celebrated Ireland’s first Book & Magazine Fair in 2011, dedicated to Photography. It was the germ of The Library Project, a unique public resource library focused on the photobook opened this year. Our work continues outside the festival period with a varied programme that includes events like Après Paris.

Find out more »
€20

Riverdance 20 returns to Dublin

July 1 @ 8:00 am - August 30 @ 10:00 pm
Gaiety Theatre,
South King Street, Dublin 2,
+ Google Map

20 years after it premiered in Dublin in February 1995, Riverdance returns for its 12th summer season at the Gaiety Theatre from 23 June – 30 August 2015. For over 20 years, nothing has carried the energy, the sensuality and the spectacle of Riverdance.  Riverdance began its journey as the interval act in the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest, produced for television by Moya Doherty. This electrifying and innovative seven minute dance piece was then developed into a full-length stage show by Producer Moya Doherty, Composer…

Find out more »
Free

Display Show

July 3 @ 12:00 pm - August 29 @ 5:00 pm
Temple Bar Gallery & Studios,
5 - 9 Temple Bar, Dublin 2,
+ Google Map

Art is not exhibited, art exhibits. Display Show initiates a set of artworks embedded with, and reliant upon, explicit conditions of display as a combination of functional attributes. Display Show proposes to consider display as intrinsic to artistic production and interpretation, as the process of taking shape that redefines both notions of art as work and art as exhibition. In examining the politics of exhibition and display strategies, we seek to articulate practices more than critiques, and to this end…

Find out more »
€14

Kaleidoscope Night presents

July 3 @ 9:00 pm
The Grand Social,
35 Lr Liffey Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
+ Google Map

second time, following July 2014’s riotously exciting event. Featuring 5 of Dublin Brass Week’s phenomenal international faculty, Malcolm McNab (Trumpet), Mark O’Keeffe (Trumpet), John Ryan (French Horn), Ian Bousfield (Trombone) and Davur Juul Magnussen (Trombone), with performances from Dublin Brass Week players and finishing the night with the loud, proud and fun “Bones of Cork” jazz group, “Brass Tacks Two” will boast a cornucopia of exclusively brass repertoire. Expect technical bravura in abundance, in an informal night of music celebration.…

Find out more »
8/30

The 4th of July Festival

July 4 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Donnybrook Stadium,
Newstead Building A, UCD, Belfield Dublin
+ Google Map

Come raise the star-spangled banner for a day full of all-American festivities with the fantastic 4th of July Festival. A day of all things U S of A, events kick off at 11am with a Flag Football Tournament for any aspiring American football players out there. Once the tournament is over, get your fill of more sporting action as the South Dublin Panthers will take on the Dublin Rebels in a full American football exhibition match. Other highlights of this…

Find out more »

LAYA HEALTHCARE CITY SPECTACULAR

July 10 - July 12
Dublin City

Formerly named the Street Performance World Championship, over 1/4 million people head to Dublin’s Merrion Square and Cork’s Fitzgerald Park every July to Ireland’s biggest and most loved summer festivals. Opening its gates in 2006 for the first time, Laya Healthcare’s City Spectacular is now celebrating its 10th year of performance, fun, family and the unexpected.

Find out more »

Early Years Workshop: The Colours of Stories

July 14 @ 10:15 am - July 28 @ 11:45 am
The Ark,
11a Eustace Street , Dublin , Dublin 2 Ireland
+ Google Map

Tuesdays 14, 21 & 28 July @10.15am & 11.45am Tickets €11/€8 per child 20% off for The Ark’s Members Ages 2-3 45 mins “Once upon a time Bold Red went on a splendid adventure with her friend Shiny Yellow….”, but who else did they meet? A fun colour-filled workshop for ages 2-3. In this workshop, artist Paula Henihan will lead the children into a world of colours bringing their characteristics alive with their vivid imaginations (and paint!).

Find out more »
+ Export Listed Events