Category: Exhibitions

Blue House Gallery Exhibition – Backwater Artist Studio: Celebrating 30 years.

Officially launching Saturday 18 September. 5pm – 8pm.  Running from 17 – 29 September At The Blue House Gallery, Schull, Co.Cork. Diamond Point Celebrating 60 Years of Graphic Studio Dublin and Backwater Artist Studio Celebrating 30 Years This exhibition features the work of past and present Backwater Artist Group Studio Members: Johnny Bugler, Elaine Coakley, Read More …

In Habitat, In Transition

In Habitat, In Transition 9 September – 8 October 2021 St. Luke’s Crypt, supported by Sample-Studios: 9 – 30 September 2021, Thurs – Sat, 11am – 4pm Studio 12, supported by Backwater Artists Group: 9 September – 8 October 2021, Tues – Sat, 11am – 4pm Admission Free Supported by The Arts Council Project Award Read More …

Beyond Survival

Beyond Survival Lynn Marie Dennehy, Hehir & Noonan, Eimearjean Mc Cormack, Peter Nash Curated by Maeve Lynch Studio 12, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork City 30 July – 27 August 2021 Open for walk-ins: 12-3pm Wednesday and Thursday Viewings by appointment: 10am-5pm Tuesday to Friday Book an appointment here Cork Printmakers artists present the Read More …

Stephen Doyle – Numb

Curated by Miguel Amado Triskel Arts Centre, Cork, 18th of September – 15th November, 2020 Stephen Doyle is a Cork-based artist exploring issues of queer identity through the relationship between figuration and the politics of representation. This exhibition features new works examining the experiences of the Chinese LGBTQIA+ community. Doyle uses the prevailing social control Read More …

Update on closure

Due to the public health measures currently in place with regard to the COVID -19 crisis Backwater Artists Group studio facility and our Studio 12 exhibition/project space will remain closed until further advice is issued. In addition, all scheduled exhibitions for April have been postponed until 2021. We will review our exhibition schedule for May Read More …

Open Call for studio applicants 2020

Located in Cork City Centre,Backwater Artists Group provides studios of a professional standard with security of tenure, access to facilities and developmental support for professional visual artists. We are currently inviting applicants for the following 4 year studio spaces. 3 x Painting/Mixed Media studios 2 x Sculpture studios Studio are available from May 1st & June 1st Read More …

Winter Salon

Winter Salon is not only a unique fundraising event, it is also a rare opportunity for you to own works of art from new and well established artists for between €50 – €150, a great way to start your own art collection and it will also be a fun night out. Join Backwater Artists Group Read More …