Author: Backwater

Angela Gilmour in FREQUENCIES @ NSF

FREQUENCIES | Summer Lecture Series 2018: The Artist & Science & Technology Frequencies is the National Sculpture Factory’s Summer Lecture Series held every August. All lectures in this series are free and open to all and will take place in the Mezz on the Factory floor. Seating is limited and will be allocated on a Read More …

Klaudia Olszynska | 51.791384, -8.291099

20 July- 17 August 2018. Opens 19 July 6pm. Opening remarks by Pat Ruane, Architectural Conservation Officer, Cork City Council. Klaudia Zofia Olszynska graduated from CIT Crawford College of Art & Design in 2017 and was awarded the Ciarán Langford Memorial Bursary by Backwater Artists Group. Klaudia’s work, which incorporates elements of print, sculpture and Read More …

Leah Corbett | Living under a rock

15 June – 13 July. Opens 14 June 6pm Ambiguous forms lay strewn across the floor, bursting and erupting in a chaotic jumble. Objects have been removed from the domestic setting and corrupted to become distorted, explosive forms giving way to excessive internal pressure. They are simultaneously familiar and strange; floating between real and imaginary. Read More …

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 …