Author: Backwater

Wet-collodion Photographic Workshop

Facilitated by Photographer and Multimedia Artist Tomasz Madajczak. Saturday 08 June, 11am – 4pm (with a lunch break) €80 (including materials, gloves and goggles). Please bring old clothes. The maximum number of places is 6. Booking required: 0863095076 or t.madajczak@gmail.com During the duration of the workshop, the participants will have a chance to create their own, unique 8×10″ collodion image, Read More …

Wise Men Say | Brían Crotty

Studio 12 exhibition/project space, First Floor Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay Cork 21 – 28 June (10am – 5pm), 2 – 12 July (Tues – Fri, 10am – 5pm) Opening reception 20 June will be preceded at 5.30pm with performance by Lewis Kenny (Dublin-based performance poet, singer/songwriter, and founder of Inter-Varsity Slam). In association with Cork Midsummer Festival 2019. Read More …

Great Good Places – Ailbhe Ní Bhriain

Backwater studio member Ailbhe Ní Bhriain’s series of films Great Good Places (2011) will be running in the Screening Room at the Crawford Art Gallery until 9 June. “Borrowing its title from the Henry James short story ‘The Great Good Place’ this series of films draws on the slippage between dream and reality captured in Read More …

blue notes | Johnny Bugler

Studio 12, 1st Floor Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork Opens Thur 23 May 6pm. Runs 24 May – 14 June. Tue – Fri 10am-5pm. In association with Cork Harbour Festival 2019. Johnny Bugler is a multi-disciplinary artist from Cork where he is best known for his public art commission Singer’s Corner on Grand Parade. In the exhibition blue notes the Read More …

Alternative Views ft. Sarah Long

Invitation below for Alternative Views featuring Sarah Long, 2018 recipient of the Ciarán Langford Memorial Bursary from Backwater Artists Group. Sarah will also have a solo show ‘Kingdom’ at Studio 12, the Backwater exhibition / project space in September (Opens 12 Sep 6pm).

The Land is Still Being Formed

Currently on show at Sternview Gallery @ Nash 19, 19 Princes St Cork. Mon-Fri 7.30am-4pm, Sat 8.30am-4pm. Curated by Backwater member Padraig Spillane and featuring fellow members Darn Thorn and Fiona Kelly in the company of Sarah O’Flaherty, Miriam O’ Connor and Tom Climent.

Wet-collodion Photographic Workshop

Facilitated by Photographer and Multimedia Artist Tomasz Madajczak. Saturday 11 May, 11am – 4pm (with a lunch break) €95 (including materials, gloves and goggles). Please bring old clothes. The maximum number of places is 6. Booking required: 0863095076 or t.madajczak@gmail.com During the duration of the workshop, the participants will have a chance to create their own, unique 8×10″ collodion image, Read More …