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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.

Until Jun 27 Unfathomable Geert Goiris

Until Jun 27 Belfast Exposed Futures Alberto Maserin


Catalyst Arts
Ground Floor, 5 College Court, Belfast, N. Ireland, BT1 6BS. T: 00 +44 028 90 313 303;;; @Catalyst_Arts.

June: Members Show Curated by Michelle Horrigan


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.

Until Jul 26 I will go there, take me home Curated by Gregory McCartney


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.

Jun-Jul: AIB Éigse Open Submission


CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery
Wandesford Quay, Cork. T: 021-4335210;;; Gallery contact: Nicola Carragher. Open Wed-Sat: 10am-6pm.

Until Jun 20 Silver Marking the 25th anniversary exhibition by Backwater Artists Group. Contemporary work by the following artist-members: David Barrett, Lucy Buckley, Lorraine Cooke, Ciarán Cronin, Billy Dante, Cassandra Eustace, Megan Eustace, Dominic Fee, Tracy Fitzgerald, Eileen Healy, Kevin Holland, Deirdre Hurley, Fionnuala Kelly, John Kent, Susanne Leutenegger, Roisin Lewis, Peter Martin, Donna McNamara, Éilis Ní Fhaoláin, Deirdre O'Brien, Helen O'Keefe, Susan O'Leary, Ben Reilly, Chris Samuels, Blessing Sanyanga, Angie Shanahan, Luke Sisk, Darn Thorn, Femke Vandenberg and Norma Walsh.

Jun 26-Jul 11 Over Time Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Art Therapy Department, CIT Crawford College of Art and Design. Contemporary art by art therapists in Ireland (including N. Ireland). Curated by Helen Farrell.

Jul 15-Aug 1 Group Exhibition Jenny Brady, Dorje de Burgh, Jason Dunne, Roseanne Lynch, Pádraig Spillane


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

Until Jun 13 Or Kathy Prendergast

Ongoing: Leviathan Verena Paravel & Lucian Castaing-Taylor


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

Until Jul 5 The Fabric of Contemporary Life Anni Albers, Sarah Browne, Jeremy Deller, Sissi Farassat, Angela Fulcher, Grayson Perry


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 gallery's website for exhibition details.


Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre
Skibbereen. T: 028 22090; F: 028 23237;;; @WCAC_Uillinn; Facebook. Mon-Sat: 10am-5pm.

Jun 20-Jul 11 West Cork Arts Centre Members’ Exhibition 2015


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 Jun 14 Seven Treasures: Japanese Cloisonné Enamels from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London


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.

Gallery 1: Until Jul 22 Four Fold Sam Keogh

Gallery 2: Until Jul 22 Wooden Ships Found objects

Gallery 1: From Jul 30 Luigi Ghirri

Gallery 2: From Jul 30 Aleana Egan


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. Admission free.

Ongoing: Sir Hugh Lane (1875-1915): Dublin’s Legacy and Loss

Ongoing: Wreckage in May Declan Clarke

Ongoing: WB Yeats: The Municipal Gallery Revisited

From Jul 23 Perspectives of Europe 1980-2014 Stephen McKenna.

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


Ellis King Gallery
Unit 7, White Swan, Donore Avenue, Dublin 8. T: + 353 (0) 1 453 7605;; Wed-Sat: 12pm-6pm or by appointment.

Until Jun 27 Paralysis Lydia Ourahmane

From Jul 10 Cookie Gate Group show


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. Mon-Fri:10am-5:30pm;Sat: 11am-5pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.

Selection of prints for sale by artist-members


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-Sat: 10am-5.30pm, except Wed 10.30am-5.30pm; Sun/bank holidays: Noon-5.30pm. Closed Mon. Last admission: 5.15pm. Free adm, except for special exhibitions.

From Jun 5 Mise en Scène Stan Douglas

From Jun 5 Etel Adnan

Until Jul 5 Gerda Frömel, A Retrospective

Until Jul 5 Disequilibrium Displacement Diogo Pimentão

Until Jul 26 IMMA Collection: Fragments

Until Jul 26 Karla Black


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

Until Jun 20 Samuel Laurence Cunnane


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.

Until Jul 4 Concealing the Spot Noel McKenna


National Library of Ireland
Kildare St, Dublin 2. T: 01 6030259 (Ask for the Education & Outreach department);;
Mon-Wed: 9.30am-7.45pm; Thurs & Fri: 9.30am-4.45pm; Sat: 9.30am-4.30pm; Sun: 1pm-5pm. See the museum'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.


NCAD Gallery
100 Thomas St, Dublin 8. T: 636 4390;;; @NCAD_Gallery; Mon-Fri: 1pm-5pm. Admission free. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.

Jun 12-21 Graduate Exhibition NCAD Campus: Design, Fine Art & Education. John Street West Building: Fine Art Media. Former Frawley's, 34 Thomas St: Masters of Fine Art & Art in the Digital World.

Jul 3-9 CEAD Exhibition Work by part-time students of the NCAD Continuing Education in Art and Design (CEAD).


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

Until Aug 9 185th Annual Exhibition
John Behan RHA, Liam Belton RHA, Robin Buick ARHA, Diana Copperwhite RHA, Gary Coyle RHA, David Crone RHA, Michael Cullen RHA, Remco De Fouw RHA, Joe Dunne RHA, James English RHA, Tracey Emin RA, Martin Gale RHA, Richard Gorman RHA, James Hanley RHA, Charles Harper RHA, Colin Harrison, Eithne Jordan RHA, Dragana Jurisic, Mary A Kelly, Nevan Lahart, Alice Maher RHA, Colin Martin RHA, Philip Moss, Janet Mullarney ARHA, Carolyn Mulholland RHA, Maeve McCarthy RHA, Stephen McKenna RHA, Sean McSweeney HRHA, Sinead Ni Maonaigh, John Noel Smith, Abigail O’Brien RHA, Eilis O’Connell RHA, Mick O’Dea PRHA, Mark O’Kelly, Geraldine O’Neill ARHA, Vivienne Roche RHA, Sonia Sheil, Amelia Stein RHA, Imogen Stuart RHA, Donald Teskey RHA, Charles Tyrrell, and Micheal Warren RHA.


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

Gallery 1: Until Jun 6 /Glitch 2015 Arts and digital festival. Curated by Ciara Scanlon and Matthew Nevin of MART. Features Adam Gibney, Anne Cleary & Denis Connolly, Bonnie Begusch, Brian Duggan, Cecily Brennan, David Stalling, Jonathan Mayhew, Katherine Nolan, Louise Brady, Marie Farrington, Mark Clare, Sam Jury, Stephanie Golden & Moya Clarken, Steven Maybury

Gallery 2: Until Jun 13 Institute of Technology Tallaght Creative Digital Media Graduate Degree Show The Creative Digital Media students of ITT exhibit work from their graduate show

Gallery 1: Jun 20-Jul 18 Field Maggie Madden

Gallery 2: Jun 20-Jul 18 In Good Faith They Waited for Gravity Marie Farrington (Preview Jun 19, 6pm)


Taylor Galleries
16 Kildare St, Dublin 2. T: 353 1 6766055; F: 6766642;;; @TaylorGalleries. Mon-Fri 10am-5.30pm; Sat 11am-3pm.

Until Jun 13 Off The Rack Works currently in stock by gallery artists


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

Until Jun 20 DMC (Dunmurry May-day Conspiracy) Aoibhean Greenan

From Jul 3 Display Show Artists, designers, curators explore the display of art in the gallery, the building and the Temple Bar area


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. See the gallery'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.

Jun 1-30 As I See It Works Syra Larkin


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.

Until Jun 30 Appetite for Design Work by leading Irish and international designers, cooks and restaurateurs. Featured work includes Bompas & Parr, Marije Vogelzang, Omer Polek, The Decorators, Chapter One and Loam. Culinary evenings and performances, hosted by the Domestic Godless, Dublin Pop-Up, Culinary Counter and Barry Fitzgerald, accompany the exhibition. Curated by Designgoat.


Dunamaise Arts Centre
Church Street, Portlaoise. T: 057 8663355;;;; Twitter: @dunamaise. Mon-Sat 10am-5.30pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


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; See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


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 Jul 10 Gallery Ramon Kassam

Until Jul 10 Shadow Light Gavin Hogg

Until Jul 10 Drawings from the National Collection of Contemporary Drawing (NCCD), Permanent Collection of LCGA


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. Donations encouraged. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


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

From Jul 4 A Place for Memories Magda Vitale


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

Jun 11-Jul 5 Bernedette Bohan/Liubov Kadyrova

Jun 11-Jul 5 Westport College Further Education End of year exhibition from FETAC/QQI Level 6

Jul 9-Aug 3 Group Show Frances Lambe, Sue Morris, Joanne Proctor, Anna Marie Savage

Jul 9-Aug 3 A Family Album Orla Sloyan


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.


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

@Hawks Well Theatre: Jun 2-Jul 29 Words and Fragments Mary Plunkett

@Factory Performance Space: Jun 13-20 Sharing thoughts with Elizabeth Yeats Grainne Cuffe and Bettina Seitz

From Jun 13 Impressions and Portraits of W.B. Yeats Invited artists

From Jul 2 Of This Place – Contemporary Visual Reflections from Yeats Country Nuala Clarke, Conor Gallagher, Kate MacDonagh, Brian McDonagh, Leonora Neary, Cormac O’Leary, Bettina Seitz and Michael Wann.

Jul 30, 6pm: Artists and writer discussion, led by writer Brian Leyden, about the Of This Place exhibition.


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.

Main Gallery: Jun 6-18 Reframed Catherina Hearne

FOH Space (supported by AIB Waterford): Jun 6-18 Ceramic Sculptures Polona Simonic


Luan Gallery
Grace Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath. T: 090 6442154;; Tues-Sat: 11am-5pm; Sun: 12-5pm. See the gallery's website for exhibition details.


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

Jun 15-Jul 25 Wasteland Eva Koťatkova and Dominik Lang


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

Jun 5-Jul 18 Wunderkammer Joanna Kidney