The Laois Arthouse 

The Laois Arthouse and Library, Stradbally. T: 0578664109 / 8664033;;; Facebook: thearthouseandlibrary; Twitter: @ArthouseLibrary. Tue-Fri: 1pm-4pm and by arrangement.


From Dec 6 (Preview, Dec 4,
2pm) In Trust. In Gratitude. In Hope - An exhibition celebrating 10 years of artist hosting, residencies, and exhibition-making at the Laois Arthouse. Laois
County Council presents work from over 60 artists who have engaged with the Laois Arthouse over
the last 10 years, since its establishment by Laois County Council Arts Office in 2011. Curated by Monica Flynn. Artists include Bernadette Madden, Cathy Callan, James Hayes, John Keating, Martin Gale, Mary Burke, Nick Miller, Rita Duffy, Patricia
Hurl, Steve Shaheen, Therry Rudin and Una Sealy. The artists' work is in response to a poem, The
Window Seat, by renowned poet Pat Boran. A publication and essay by the art critic Aidan Dunne
accompany the exhibition. Supported by Laois County Council, Creative Ireland, and the Arts Council

Image: Mary Burke, Motherboard City, 2021, Oil pastel on canvas, 30x 30 cm

Aug-Sept 2018 cover