art

Budding Local Artists Encouraged To Enter ‘Painter’ Awards

With local schools around the North County submitting hundreds of entries last year, and succeeding with the overall national winner and four regional winners, Sightsavers is calling on all budding young artists across the locality to enter the 2016 Sightsavers Junior Painter of the Year featuring new theme ‘Imagine 2030.’…


Charity Art Exhibition In Malahide

The Catherine Lawlor School of Art 13th Annual Art Exhibition takes place in Malahide Tennis Club on Saturday, 12th and Sunday, 13th of September. The Irish Osteoporosis Society (IOS) is the chosen charity this year and proceeds from the weekend exhibition will go to this charity. The Irish Osteoporosis Society…


Talented Local Students Win Art Awards

Seven students from around the North County were recently presented with top awards in this year’s 61st Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Clíona Fitzpatrick (14), a pupil at Malahide Community School, won third prize in the 14-15 years age category of the competition. Other local winners, all of whom received Special…


Minister Officially Opens Swords Artist’s Exhibition

Local Minister, James Reilly officially opened Swords based artist, Matt Cullen’s first solo art exhibition, entitled ‘Turning Full Circle’ at Filmbase, Temple Bar. Friends, family and art enthusiasts gathered together as Matt unveiled his first solo exhibition in support of the Irish Lung Fibrosis Association. Matt, who lives in Swords,…


Group Art Exhibition In Balbriggan

There will be a group art exhibition in the Bracken Court Hotel Balbriggan on the 4th and 5th of April from 3pm to 6pm (Saturday) and from 2pm to 6pm (Sunday). All are welcome to come along to view or to purchase, and the group would also like to thank…


Art Exhibition By Swords Man

Swords resident, Matt Cullen is holding a solo exhibition of artwork, called Turning Full Circle next week. Matt, who has a terminal illness, called Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF), is donating 20 per cent of the proceeds to the Irish Lung Fibrosis Association (ILFA). The exhibition will take place at Filmbase…