Author: Backwater

Outer Edges – Megan Eustace & Ita Freeney

Backwater studio member Megan Eustace and former member Ita Freeney will be showing together this December at The Paul Kane Gallery, Dublin. Invitation below:   The Paul Kane Gallery  Invites you to a private view of  Outer Edges A two person show featuring new works by  Megan Eustace and Ita Freeney. Wednesday 5th December, 6-8pm at Read More …

WINTER SALON

Venue: Studio 12, 1st Floor, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork Date: Fundraising Evening, Thursday 13 December at 6pm. Work will also be available for sale on Friday 14 – Friday 21 December 10am – 5pm. Winter Salon is not only a unique fundraising event, it is also a rare opportunity for you to own works Read More …

Re-Dressing from the Inside Out | Tina Whelan

Studio 12 exhibition/project space, First Floor Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork 23rd November – 7th December (Tue-Fri 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm). Opens 22nd November 6pm. An artist’s talk with Professor Linda Connolly* takes place on Friday the 30th of November at 12pm, all are welcome. Talks with CCAD students –  dates to be confirmed. Tina Whelan works Read More …

OPEN CALL FOR DARKROOM USERS

Backwater Artists Group have launched a new darkroom facility on the 2nd floor of the Wandesford Quay facility.  Initiated, built and administrated by studio member, visual artist and photographer Darn Thorn, this new resource is designed not only to meet the needs of lens-based artists at Backwater Artists Group, but to also address the deficit of Read More …

Aрка

Curated by Sean Hanrahan & Roman Sustov 12 October ­- 02 November 2018. Tuesday – Friday 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm Preview 11 October 6pm Studio 12, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork Saturday 13 October 1pm: Talk by Belarusian artist/lecturer Roman Sustov on traditional and contemporary practices (draughtsmanship/drawing in particular) within the Graphics Department of The Belarusian State Read More …

Angela Gilmour – Culture Night at Tyndall

Solo exhibition of work by Angela Gilmour for Culture Night at Tyndall National Institute. 21 Sep 2018 5PM – 7PM Tyndall National Institute, Lee Maltings Complex Dyke Parade, Cork, Cork, T12 R5CP Discover the technology of the future as Tyndall National Institute opens its doors for an evening celebrating science and technology. Meet our scientists who Read More …

Culture Night Fri 21 Sep 2018 @ Backwater

5pm – 8pm: Studio tours every half hour. 5pm – 8pm: Exhibition in Studio 12 project space: Ungrounded: Artist’s experiences of residencies and exchanges featuring artists. 5.30pm – 6.30pm: Meet artist Cassandra Eustace in the courtyard (5.30pm) for some experimental drawing on the subject of turning troublesome rubbish into art. (Adults and children age 12+). Read More …

Call for 4 Year Studio Applicants

Call For 4 Year Studio Applicants Located in Cork City Centre, Backwater Artists Group provide high quality, secure studio spaces for artists. We are currently inviting applications for 5x Painting/Mixed Media 4 year studio spaces. Application Forms are now available to download. Backwater 4 year Application Form 2018 Closing Date for 4 Year Studios: 5pm, Friday Read More …