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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Australia Day with our resident Austrailian

    To celebrate Australia day, we caught up with our resident Australian, Fiona Timoney, to ask her to choose her favourite piece in the Niland collection and explain why she finds it compelling. #australiaday #nilandcollection#mypick Although I had heard of Jack B and W.B Yeats before I moved to

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Exhibition Programme – 2019

The Model Sligo announces a programme of exhibitions for 2019 with a special focus on The Niland Collection as it celebrates the 60th anniversary of its foundation. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of The Niland Collection, The Model proudly presents a major exhibition that considers art collections as

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Sligo Global Kitchen is featured in The Irish Examiner

On December 15th, Sligo Global Kitchen rocked The Model with a grand party, bringing together Sligo’s many communities to celebrate the festive season. A festive banquet of multi-cultural cuisine from around the world was served and the event opened with heartfelt songs of joy from the Sligo Gospel Choir. Many

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