Guest Blog: Barry Mc Hugh on Oliver Laric

The following blog by locally-based artist Barry McHugh touches on important threads in the multi-media practice of artist Oliver Laric, whose film installation is currently showing at The Model (until Sunday, October 1st). Laric’s exploration of the nature of images and objects in digital space reveals the internet as not

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Culture Night 2017 – What’s on!

Culture night 2017 is nearly upon us, and with the ever fascinating evening drawing closer by the day; we thought we would compile a list of exactly what’s on offer for the only night dedicated to celebrating all things cultural! This years programme is coordinated by The Model on behalf

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Artists Select: Micheal Wann

Drawing: Void Pastoral Series Sat. 9 Sep. – Sat. 7 Oct. Artist Talk: Thu. 5 Oct., 2pm, Free Michael Wann is a Sligo based artist whose practice is rooted in drawing. Using charcoal and water, he explores the myriad possibilities of what happens when drawing with these elemental materials. Drawing

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New season of films commence at The Model in partnership with Sligo Film Society

The Model welcomes back Sligo Film Society after their summer break for a new season of international and independent film for the autumn / winter months. Screening every Thursday at 8pm in The Model Cinema, the new programme packs in fourteen titles from nine different countries covering comedy, thrillers, war,

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Job Vacancy: The Model Children’s Outreach

The Model seeks an artist from any arts discipline (especially film, animation, visual art and performance) to facilitate a series of 6 evening workshops from mid-October, 2017 for children (7 – 11 years) in Sligo. The artist should have significant experience in delivering high quality arts experiences for children and

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Job Vacancy: The Model P.U.N.C. 1×1 Outreach School Project

The Model seeks an artist from any arts discipline to facilitate a unique educational experience in 7 primary schools across the county as part of the PUNC 1×1 Niland Collection Outreach Schools programme 2017/2018. The artist should have significant experience in delivering high quality arts experiences for children and young

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