The Model announces two public projects for 2012

Your Object & Model Site Your Object is an exhibition, planned to take place in spring 2012, to mark the 150th anniversary of The Model Building in Sligo. This exhibition will consist of people’s treasured objects to reflect the cultural region today. Everyone is invited to submit an image of

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Sligo Music Industry Day

Only Two days to go!! Calling musicians from all backgrounds and levels, music promoters, agents and managers! Sligo Music, in association with Sligo Live and The Model, is delighted to present a jam-packed Music Industry Day with panels and workshops focused on helping you to get your music out into

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SOUND+VISION

We had a great response to our competition last month, thanks to everybody that sent us their suggestion. We are delighted to announce the title for our first Music Film Festival: SOUND+VISION The programme includes concert films, musical documentaries, films which popularised major movements in music history, films defined by

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Cranmore children prepare for The Model sleepover

This project started two weeks ago on the 20th of September. It involves the children of Cranmore (ages range from 7-10). We introduced the children to different forms of art. I started on the 2nd week of the project where the task was to find as many different textures and

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Young Model visit Dublin Contemporary

At 7 o’clock this morning, it was still pitch dark, it was raining, there was absolutely no traffic on the roads and the Young Model were going to Dublin Contemporary again. After stopping in just about every town in Ireland we eventually arrived in Dublin’s bus station. We taxied over

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Copenhagen Art Update

While in Copenhagen to pick up a new donation to The Niland Collection. I take the opportunity to check out this lively city’s art scene. My guide for the morning is Hannah Heilmann, a native Copenhagener, who kindly opens an exhibition in an artist-run gallery she’s work with just for

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