Author: Backwater

Stephen Doyle

Post-Binary  SO Fine Art Editions 2nd Floor Powerscourt Townhouse Centre 59 South William Street Dublin 2 Exhibition open to the public: 14 Feb – 21 Mar, 2019 (Mon-Fri 10am – 5.30pm; Sat 11am- 5pm) More information here.

Home Studio Artist Network Survey

Backwater Artists Group, Cork are in the process of developing a Home Studio Artist Network in order to provide a shared city centre focal point for professional artists working in isolation from studios in their own homes or in single privately rented studios. It is intended that Backwater will organise four seasonal networking lunches in Read More …

Ailbhe Ní Bhriain

Last 2 Days: Inscriptions of an Immense Theatre curated by Clíodhna Shaffrey and Michael Hill Temple Bar Gallery + Studios Opening next week: Inscriptions (One Here Now) Visual, Carlow, Old Dublin Road, Carlow, Ireland. 09.02.19 – 19.05.19 Closing next week: Inscriptions (One Here Now) Ailbhe Ní Bhriain, as part of a year celebration of ‘One Here Read More …

Conversations | Katherine Boucher Beug & Susanne Leutenegger

Studio 12, First Floor Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork (Closed for project use 17th – 30th Jan 2019) Opening reception Thursday 31st Jan 6pm Exhibition open to the public 1st – 15th Feb (Tue-Fri 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm) A collaborative exhibition featuring 3D ‘assemblages’ by Katherine Boucher Beug and paintings by Susanne Leutenegger.  For two weeks prior to the public component of their project the Read More …

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 …