Guest Blog: Owen Kilfeather

We invited Owen Kilfeather to write the following blog post to mark his performance in The Front Room here at The Model: Nowadays we listen to music streamed from the cloud (a faux-metaphysical term for a data-centre server in an industrial estate just off the M50) into a sleek pocket-sized

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Photo Brian Farrell

Sligo Global Kitchen a meaningful project says IT Sligo student Elvis

El Lyon, involved since the start, spoke to Rebecca Kennedy about how food is central to this special initiative at The Model. (This article first appeared in the Sligo Weekender). Photo Brian Farrell. Sligo Global Kitchen (SGK) is an art and food project funded by the Community Foundation for Ireland,

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Guest Blog: Edel Doherty

We invited Edel Doherty to write a blog post to mark her performance at The Front Room: When I was asked to write a blog ahead of hosting this month’s edition of The Front Room, two things sprang to my mind. The first was my Dad’s record player which resided

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Artist-in-Residence Kate Mac Donagh

Dublin-based artist Kate Mac Donagh (b. Sligo), winner of The Model Cara Award 2018, is currently Artist-in-Residence at The Model. Kate studied painting at Limerick School of Art and Design and continued her studies in the Belles Arts in Madrid. Following a workshop in Japanese print-making in 2014 Kate fell

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Cllr. Sinéad Maguire

Appointment of Cllr. Sinéad Maguire to board of directors

The Model is pleased to announce the appointment of Cllr. Sinéad Maguire to its board of directors. Cllr. Maguire’s track record shows that she is passionate about delivering locally led and community projects. Cllr. Maguire said of her appointment to The Model Board “I am delighted to be appointed to

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Guest Blog: Mark Garry

We invited Mark Garry to write a blog post to mark his performance at The Front Room, a new music series at The Model. Mark wrote the following text on how he integrate's music and sound in his practice. Music like most people in the world has played a formative

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