Author: Backwater

GDPR: Stay in touch with us by resubscribing

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect this Friday the 25th May 2018. This replaces the existing data protection framework under the EU Data Protection Directive. Backwater Artists Group take our responsibilities seriously regarding your data and personal contact details and with a view to the imminent changes we wish to ensure transparency, Read More …

“S” | Róisín Lewis

Opens 23 May, 6pm Open to public 24 May – 09 June 2018. Public Talk, Saturday June 9th, 1 pm: Artist Róisín Lewis in conversation with marathon swimmer Lisa Cummins about art and long-distance swimming. In association with Cork Harbour Festival 2018. In 1875 Captain Matthew Webb became the first person to swim across the Read More …

Towards Omega | Darn Thorn

Studio 12 23 Mar – 06 Apr. Opens 22 Mar 6pm Tuesday to Friday 10am-1pm, 2pm-5pm. Towards Omega is a new experimental work by Darn Thorn. Using Studio 12 as a test space, this installation piece creates a shrine of sorts to the utopian ideas of the modernist French palaeontologist and mystic Teilhard De Chardin Read More …

Studio 12 Launch / Excerpts

Studio 12 Exhibition/Project Space 1st Floor, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork   22 Feb 6pm   Backwater Artists Group are delighted to officially launch Studio 12, a new members exhibition/project space on the first floor of the Wandesford Quay premises in Cork City Centre. An upcoming programme of events for the venue will also Read More …

Alt-Masc – Stephen Doyle

The Lavit Gallery, 5 Father Mathew St, Cork 6th Feb – 24th Feb 2018 Official opening at 5pm Tues 6th Feb. Special guest speaker, Sean Kissan Curator of Exhibtions, IMMA at 6pm Recent CIT Crawford College of Art and Design graduate [and recipient of the Backwater Studios Graduate Residency Award from CCAD in 2017], Stephen Read More …

WINTER ART SALE

01 – 22 December 2017 Studio 12 1st Floor, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork Mon – Fri, 10am -1pm, 2pm– 5pm Opens 6.30pm Thursday 30th November. Also at 6pm: Christmas Print Bazarr, Cork Printmakers Showroom & The Present, Past, CCAD graduates show at CIT Wandesford Quay Gallery Backwater Artists Group present a selection of Read More …