Seamus Kealy announced as Director/Curator of The Model

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Seamus Kealy as Director/Curator of the Model. Seamus brings a wealth of experience to this position with an international practice as a curator, writer and artist spanning well over a decade. Seamus has most recently been Curator of the Blackwood Gallery, University

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New spaces to Dublin for DEAF

A little note to say that we are very excited to be collaborating with DEAF (Dublin Electronic Arts Festival) this year, and are working on bringing the new spaces for music project to Dublin for the festival weekend at the end of October. There is currently a call out for

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Another tour of beautiful Sligo

Once again I was able to take advantage of the kind invitation from Sligo Chamber of Commerce to join their tour of the Carrowmore Tombs and the Folk Park in Riverstown. This time the weather was not so kind to us and we left Sligo in a chill wind and

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About this Blog

This blog is hosted and written by The Model, Home of the Niland Collection, in Sligo, one of the leading contemporary cultural centres in Ireland. On it you’ll find details of upcoming projects, news of new events we’re hosting, and pieces about work trips and research that the Model programming

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Welcome

Welcome to the Model blog. The model::niland building in sligo is closed for a little over a year to facilitate an exciting redevelopment. During the closure the model team will be presenting an exciting offsite programme and also spending a lot of time on research and development for all of

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