Cairde Visual Open Call

THE MODEL PRESENTS CAIRDE VISUAL 2019 Sunday, July 7th to Sunday, August 18th @ The Model, Sligo Opens Saturday July 6th, 6pm. Artists are invited to submit artworks for the Cairde Visual Open Submission Exhibition. We are delighted to announce that Cairde Sligo Arts Festivals 6th annual open submission exhibition will

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New works on long-term loan to The Niland Collection

The Model is delighted to announce that The Niland Collection will receive a new body of works through the generous donation of Jobst Graeve. The new additions to the collection include 21 works by 14 acclaimed Irish artists such as Maud Cotter, John Gerrard, Mick O’Dea and Robert Ballagh; and

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Artist Margaret Walker completes residency at The Model

Margaret Walker is an artist based in the KCAT Studio in Callan, Co. Kilkenny (http://kcat.ie/studio/margaret-walker/).  Margaret visited the Model recently as part of her ongoing collaboration with Model studio artist Anna Spearman.  Margaret and Anna met in 2016 at an Open Day in KCAT as part of the Engagement project, a project

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Music Stars of tomorrow to feature in Informal Music Afternoon, – along with master musicians Seamie O’Dowd and Kieran Quinn

It is not unusual for Sligo’s mixed-genre Informal Music Afternoons to include students as part of the programme, but the fourteen top students coming from Dublin on Sunday March 31st is something of a first. The programme will also include two very well established Sligo musicians, Seamie O’Dowd and Kieran

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Interview with Yobst Greaves

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of The Niland Collection, The Model, Sligo presents The Keeper: To have and to hold, a major exhibition that considers art collections as living repositories of thoughts and ideas. A central element of the exhibition is the idiosyncratic private collection of curator and collector Jobst

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Cairde Sligo Arts Festival Produces New Video

The crew behind Cairde Sligo Arts Festival have produced a fantastic promotional video showcasing the highlights of last years arts festival. The Model is proud to present the third year of our partnership with the Cairde Sligo Arts Festival on their annual open submission exhibition this summer. Cairde Visual 2019 will

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