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Belfast Exposed
Belfast Exposed Photography, The Exchange Place, 23 Donegall St, Belfast BT1 2FF, N. Ireland. T: 0044 (0)28 90230965;; Twitter: @BelfastExposed. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Catalyst Arts
Ground Floor, 5 College Court, Belfast, N. Ireland, BT1 6BS. T: 00 +44 028 90 313 303;;; @Catalyst_Arts. See the centre's website for exhibition details.


Fenderesky Gallery
105 Royal Avenue Belfast, BT1 1FF. T: 028 (048 from ROI) 90235245;; Fri & Sat: 2pm-5pm or by appointment. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Metropolitan Arts Centre, Exchange Street, Belfast, B21 2NJ. T: Booking - +44 (0)28 (048 from ROI) 90235053 or administration - 028 90892960; Mon-Sun: 10am-7pm. See the centre's website for exhibition details.


Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens, Belfast BT9 5AB. T: +44 0 28 90440000;; Twitter: @UlsterMuseum. See the museum's website for exhibition details.



Millennium Court Arts Centre
William St, Portadown, BT62 3NX, N. Ireland. T: +0044 (0)2838394415;;; Facebook: Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm. See the centre's website for exhibition details.



Visual Centre for Contemporary Art
Visual Centre for Contemporary Art and GB Shaw Theatre, Old Dublin Road, Carlow. T: 059 9172400;;; @VisualGBShaw. Tues-Sat: 11am-5.30pm; Sun: 2-5pm. Free adm. See the centre's website for exhibition details.



CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery
Wandesford Quay, Cork. T: 021-4335210;;; @WandesfordQuay; Gallery contact: Nicola Carragher. Open Wed-Sat: 10am-6pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Crawford Art Gallery
Emmet Place, Cork. T +353 (0)21 490 7852;;; @CrawfordArtGall. Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm;
Late Thurs until 8pm. Free adm.

Until Feb 6 The Door Ajar Patrick Jolley (1964-2012)

Until Feb 13 The Language of Dreams

Until Feb 13 Surrealist Camera Roland Penrose

Until Feb 20 Playing the Goat William Hunt

Until Mar 5 My Last Day at Seventeen Doug DuBois

Ongoing: The Eye of the Artist

Ongoing: W.B. Yeats Family and Influences

From Feb 4 An Elegant Society: Adam Buck, Artist in the Age of Jane Austen

From Mar 5 A Moment Twice Lived Martin Healy


James Barry Exhibition Centre
CIT Bishopstown Campus, Cork. T:021-4335344;;; @CITArtsOffice. Mon-Fri:10am-5pm.

Feb 3-12 The Absence of the Necessity of Being Occupied Elisa Feiritéar

Feb 17-Mar 3 No Zebra Crossing Anna Moore


Lewis Glucksman Gallery
UCC, Cork. T: 021 4901844;;; @glucksman. Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 2pm-5pm. Free adm.

Until Mar 6 Everything Must Go: Art and the Market


Sirius Arts Centre
The Old Yacht Club, Cobh. T: (021) 481 3790;; Wed-Fri: 11am-1pm; 2-5pm; Sat-Sun: 2-5pm. Closed Mon-Tues. See the centre's website for exhibition details.


Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre
Skibbereen. T: 028 22090; F: 028 23237;;; @WCAC_Uillinn; Facebook. Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm. See the centre's website for exhibition details.



Chester Beatty Library
Dublin Castle, Dublin 2. T: 4070750; fax: 4070760;;; @CBL_Dublin. Tues-Fri: 10am-5pm; Sat: 11am-5pm; Sun: 1-5pm. Free adm.

Until Feb 14 Wicked Wit: Darly’s Comic Prints


Cross Gallery
59 Francis Street, Dublin 8. T: 353 1 473 8978;; Tues-Fri: 10am-5.30pm; Sat: 11am-5pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Douglas Hyde Gallery
Trinity College Dublin 2. T: 353 1 8961116; F: 670 8330;;; @DHG_Dublin. Mon-Fri: 11am-6pm; Thurs: 11am-7pm; Sat: 11am-4.45pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane
Charlemont House, Parnell Sq. N. T: 353 1 2225550;;; @TheHughLane. Tues-Thurs: 10am-6pm; Fri-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 11am-5pm. Closed Mon. Free admission.

Until Apr 10 Revisions Julie Merriman

From Feb 11 No More Fun and Games Jesse Jones

From February: Collection: The Artist as Witness

From Mar 10 High Treason Roger Casement

From Mar 10 Alan Phelan

Ongoing: Francis Bacon’s Studio; Sean Scully Gallery; Stained Glass Room


Farmleigh Gallery
Castleknock, Dublin 15. T: 353 1 8155900; Tues-Sun and bank hol:10am-5pm. Last admittance to the Farmleigh Estate is 5pm-gates close at 6pm. Free adm. OPW-managed heritage property. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Graphic Studio Gallery
Through the arch, off Cope St, Temple Bar, Dublin 2 (behind Central Bank). T: + 353(0)1 6798021;;; Facebook; Twitter: @GraphicStudioG. Tues-Fri:10am-5:30pm; Sat: 11am-5pm; Closed Mon & Sun.
See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Hillsboro Fine Art
49 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1. T: (01) 8788242;;; Mon-Fri: 10.30am-6pm; Sat: 10.30am-3.30pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Irish Museum of Modern Art
Royal Hospital, Military Road, Kilmainham, Dublin 8. T: 353 1 6129900; F: 6129999;; @IMMAIreland. Tues-Fri: 11.30am-5.30pm; Sat: 10am-5.30pm; Sun/bank holidays: Noon-5.30pm. Closed Mon. No entry to galleries after 5.15pm.

Until Feb 7 What We Call Love: From Surrealism to Now

Until Feb 7 Shot at Dawn Chloe Dewe Mathews

Until Mar 28 3 Different Nights, Recurring Grace Weir

Ongoing: IMMA Collection – Approaches to Paper

Ongoing: IMMA Collection – Nick Miller and the Studio of Edward McGuire

Ongoing Imma Collection – Les Levine: Using the Camera as a Club - Media Projects and Archive


Kerlin Gallery
Anne's Lane, South Anne Street, Dublin 2. T: 6709093; F: 6709096;;; @KerlinGallery. Mon-Fri: 10am-5.45pm; Sat 11am-4.30pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Kevin Kavanagh Gallery
Chancery Lane, Dublin 8. T: 4759514;; Tues-Fri 10.30am-5.30pm; Sat: 11am-5pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Mother's Tankstation
41-43 Watling Street, Usher's Island, Dublin 8. T: 353 1 671 7654.; Thurs-Sat: 12-6pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


National Museum of Ireland
Kildare Street, Dublin 2. Three locations in Dublin: Archaeology, Kildare Street; Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks; and Natural History, Merrion Street. Free admission. T: +353 (0) 1 677 7444; F: +353 (0) 1 677 7450;;; Facebook; @NMIreland. Bookings (Tues-Fri, 10am-1pm): T: 01 6486453 F: 6791025; Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 2pm-5pm. Closed Mon (including bank hol). See the museum's website for exhibition details.


Municipal Gallery, dlr Lexicon
dlr LexIcon, Haigh Terrace, Moran Park, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. dlr Arts Office – T: (01) 236 2759 or email

Until Mar 2 Amongst Other Things New work by Felicity Clear and Helen Hughes


Royal Hibernian Academy
Gallagher Gallery, 15 Ely Place, Dublin 2. T: 6612558; F: 6610762;E:;; @rhagallery Adm. free. Mon-Sat: 11am-5pm.

At the end of Ely Place, Dublin 2 (adjacent to the RHA): Until Feb 19 All Flowers In Time Jonathan Mayhew

Gallery I: Until Feb 21 The Foggy Dew Mick O'Dea

Galleries II & III: Until Feb 21 Before, During, After . . . Almost David Farrell

RHA Ashford Gallery: Until Feb 21 The Return Maeve McCarthy

RHA Foyer: Until Feb 21 Gum Collective

RHA Atrium: From Mar 22 27th of April Last Academy House in 1916. Historical records, publications, photographs, correspondence and architectural plans.


Rua Red
South Dublin Arts Centre, Tallaght, Dublin 24. T: 353 1 4515860;;; @RUARED. Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm.

Gallery 1 & 2: Mar 7-Apr 9 Carnage Visors Curated by Paul McAree (curator-in-residence). Neil Carroll, Martin Healy, Juntae T.J. Hwang, Nevan Lahart, Amanda Rice, Sonia Shiel, Marcel Vidal, Richard T. Walker


Taylor Galleries
16 Kildare St, Dublin 2. T: 353 1 6766055; F: 6766642;;; @TaylorGalleries. Mon-Fri 10am-5.30pm; Sat 11am-3pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Temple Bar Gallery + Studios
5-9 Temple Bar, Dublin 2. T: +353 (0)1 6710073;;; @TBGandS. Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Free admission.

Until Feb 6 Stoneymollan Trail Charlotte Prodget

Feb 19-Apr 2 Imitation of Life Amie Siegel



Higher Bridges Gallery
Clinton Centre, Belmore St, Enniskillen. Contact: Arts Office, Fermanagh District Council; T: +0044 (0)28 66325050;; Gallery website. Mon-Fri: 10am-4pm; Sat: 11am-3pm.

Until Feb 27 MASKparade: unearthed works – an island story Vincent McDonnell



Siamsa Tíre
National Folk Theatre & Arts Centre, Town Park, Tralee, Co Kerry. T: 00 353 (66) 7186191; Box office & general enquiries: T: 00 353 (0)66 7123055;;; @siamsatire; Facebook. See the centre's website for exhibition details.


St. John's Theatre and Arts Centre
The Square, Listowel. T: 068 22566;; Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm; 7pm-11pm on show nights. See the centre's website for exhibition details.



National Craft Gallery
Castle Yard, Kilkenny. 056 7796147.;; Facebook. Tues-Sat: 10am-5.30pm; Sun: 11am-5.30pm.; Mon: Closed (except bank holidays: 11am-5:30pm). Free adm. For free events, activities and tours, see

Until Mar 30 Not Too Precious Works by 25 international jewellers



Dunamaise Arts Centre
Church Street, Portlaoise. T: 057 8663355;;;; Twitter: @dunamaise. Mon-Sat 10am-5.30pm.

Feb 20 Visual Art Symposium

Until Feb 27 Beneath the Dock Leaf Pat Byrne

From Mar 4 A Slanting Sun Patrick Fitzpatrick



The Dock
St. George's Terrace, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co Leitrim. T: 0719650828.;; @thedockarts; Facebook; Blog. Mon-Fri: 10am-5.30pm; Sat: 10am-5pm. Free adm. See the centre's website for exhibition details.



Bourn Vincent Gallery
Foundation Building, University of Limerick, Limerick. T: 061213052; F: 061330316; Mon-Fri: 12pm-5pm.

From Mar 9 Patrons, Prizes. Paradigms The O’Malley Awards from the Irish American Cultural Institute, 1989-2016. Tony O'Malley, Brian Maguire, Dorothy Cross, Carolyn Mulholland, Brian Bourke, Charles Brady, Camille Souter, Alanna O'Kelly, Barrie Cooke, Patrick Scott, Janet Mullarney, Kathy Prendergast, Charles Tyrell, Cecily Brennan, Paul Mosse, Alice Maher, and Fergus Martin


Hunt Museum
The Custom House, Rutland Street, Limerick. T: 061 312833;;; @HuntMuseum. Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 2pm-5pm: Historic Collection: Charges apply. Free admission to other exhibitions. See the museum's website for exhibition details.


Limerick City Gallery of Art
Carnegie Building, Pery Square, Limerick. T: 061310633; F: 061 310228;;; Twitter: @limerickgallery. Mon-Fri: 10am-5.30pm; Thurs: 10am-8pm; Sat: 10am-5.30pm; Sun: 12pm-5.30pm. Closed on public & bank holidays. Free adm. Celebrating 30 years, 1985-2015.

Until Mar 24 Adventure: Capital Ireland at Venice – The Irish Tour Sean Lynch

Until Mar 24 Just Left of Copernicus (A Prologue) Niamh McCann



Droichead Arts Gallery
Stockwell St, Drogheda T: 041 9833946;;; Twitter: @DroicheadArtz. Tues-Sat 10am-5pm. Adm free. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery
Laurence Street, Drogheda. T: +353 (0) 419803311; F: 041 9803313;;; @Highlanes. Mon-Sat: 10.30am-5pm; Closed Sun. Adm: Free. Visit our award-winning Relish Café and Foodhall.

Until Feb 7 One Day, Something Happens: Paintings of People A touring exhibition from the UK's Arts Council Collection. Walter Sickert, Lucian Freud, David Hockney, Richard Hamilton, Michael Fullerton, Rose Wylie and Lynette Yiadom-Boakye



Ballinglen Gallery
The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street, Ballycastle. T/F: 09643184;;;; @BallinglenArtsF.

From Mar 26 Mayo Arts Collaborative - Kathleen Lynn: Insider on the Outsider


Custom House Studios
The Quay, Westport, Co. Mayo. T: 098 28735;;
Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm; Sat-Sun (Bank hol): 1pm-4.30pm.

Until Feb 14 Follow the Yellow Brick Road Bryan Gerard Duffy

Feb 18-Mar 20 Retro Spectre Francis Quinn


National Museum of Ireland - Country Life
Turlough Park, Castlebar, Co. Mayo. T: +353 (0) 94 9031755; F: +353 (0) 94 9031628;;; Facebook; @NMIreland. Tues-Sat: 10am-5pm; Sun: 2pm-5pm. Closed Mon (including bank holidays). Bookings (Tues-Fri, 10am-1pm): T: 094 9031751 F: 094 9031498; See the museum's website for exhibition details.


Solstice Arts Centre
Railway Street, Navan. T: 0469092335; info@solstice;; Tues-Sat: 11am-4pm.

Until Mar 11 Duality of Form Eleanor Duffin, Caoimhe Kilfeather, Barbara Knezevic. Curated by Mary Cremin.


Hamilton Gallery
4 Castle Street, Sligo. T: 353 71 91 43686; F: +353 7191 0365;; @HamiltonSligo; Facebook. Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm.

Feb 4-27 Song-Lines Daniel Lipstein and Niall Naessens

Mar 3-Apr 2 Three solo exhibitions: Interlaced Petra Berntsson; Paintings from the Northwest Cora O’Brien; Backwaters Michael Wann


The Model
The Mall, Sligo. T: 071 9141405;;; @modelsligo; Facebook. Tues-Sat: 11am-5:30pm; Thurs: open late till 8pm; Sun 12-5pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.



Garter Lane Arts Centre
5 O'Connell Street, Waterford. T: 051 877153;;; @garterlane; Facebook. Tues-Sat: 11am-5.30pm and during performances.
Free adm.

Feb 4-Mar 26 From Abstraction to Realism John Cullinan, Lupita De Bhail and Rosemary Higbee

Mar 31-Apr 9 Cloudlands Helium Arts



Luan Gallery
Grace Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. T: 090 6442154;; Tues-Sat: 11am-5pm; Sun: 12-5pm.

Until Feb 27 Beyond the Beyonds John Kingerlee



Wexford Arts Centre
Cornmarket, Wexford. T: 053 9123764; F: 053 9121765; E:;; @wexfordarts. Tues-Sat: 10am-5.30pm.

Feb 13-Mar 5 My Own Unknown Dragana Jurisic (Emerging Visual Artist Award Winner 2014)



Mermaid Arts Centre
Main Street, Bray. T: 012724030;;; Twitter: @mermaidarts; Facebook. Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm; On performance evenings: 10am-8pm. Free adm.

Feb 11-Mar 19 There Are Little Kingdoms Adrian Duncan, Sabina MacMahon, Eamon O’Kane and Kathy Tynan. Curated by Emma Dwyer