Events

UPCOMING & ONGOING:

20th September: Catapult! Launching Autumn Projects on Culture Night

Culture Night Promo 1 (1)

Join us for a celebratory launch of the Groundwork publication – a collection of art and ideas around the community’s vision for Glenbower Wood. Groundwork is an ongoing project by artist Carol Anne Connolly that combines research, creative workshops and dialogues.

We’re also launching Unexpected Spaces, a public art project bringing art to the streets of Killeagh! There will be hands-on activities for families and a meet & greet with artists-in-residence. Get ready for a fun and interactive evening at Greywood Arts!

 


Unexpected Spaces: autumn programme of public art
  • Yarn Bombing Crochet WorkshopUnexpected Spaces PosterWorkshops kick off on Thursday October 3rd with a two-part Yarn Bombing Crochet Workshop (second session Thursday October 10th) from 7-9:30pm (€20 for both sessions). Learn to make granny squares, pom-poms and other small shapes for installation in a public place in Killeagh village. Beginners and experienced crocheters welcome!

    Booking on Eventbrite.

  • Street Art Workshop for Teens
    On Saturday the 5th and Sunday the 6th of October we have a Street Art Workshop for secondary school students. It’s an opportunity for young people to voice what’s on their mind and share these thoughts with the community by respectfully making a mark on the village. They’ll learn to make moss graffiti, pastables and stenciled artworks. From 11am – 3pm, Bring a packed lunch, €30.

    Booking on Eventbrite.

  • Framing the Landscape
    Last but not least, we have a really special opportunity for families to create a public art work with on Sunday October 13th from 2-5pm. In this hands-on afternoon inspired by the work of Unexpected Spaces public art resident Robert Hais, we will playfully explore what we see and how we look at the world around us. We’ll make a temporary exhibition in Killeagh village.

    Booking on Eventbrite.

Exitman by Robert Hais
Video Installation October 11-15th.

If you have any questions, or can’t book online, just drop us a line at create@greywoodarts.org or ring 083 845 1750. 


October 14th – Art Share 7pm 


October 25th – 31st: Halloween Fundraiser for the Coach House Project 

  • Opening reception & artist talk Friday October 25th.
  • Enter the scary story competition, and join us for an evening of ghost stories October 26th.
  • Tour the Unnameables, an installation of artwork by Hannah Jean Moulds. Family fun days will include crafting and a treat.
  • Make a jack-o-lantern!
  • Enjoy a big Halloween Bash with games, treats and a costume contest.

Details coming soon!


PAST EVENTS

3rd September: Poetry Workshop.
Details here.

Poetry workshop web


24th August: Project Unveiling 8pm
Information here.


15th August: Art Share 7pm
All welcome for a cuppa & a chat. See what the artists-in-residence are working on, share your own projects & hear resident Elli Butto talk about the female form in contemporary art! 


8-11 July: Workshop Week

More info here. 

workshop week

21 JUNE: FRIDAY
A free sharing of works-in-progress. Find out more about it on our blog.

Art Share - Summer


Open Calls
For residencies in all disciplines through November 2019.

Past Events are listed here.