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Ultima Thule – An Exhibition of paintings by John Kent | 12th May – 8th June

Dates: 12th May – 8th June 2022 Times: 10am-5pm Location: Studio 12, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay OpenIng Reception: 12th May, 6pm-8pm, All Welcome Tours: Free 20-minute exhibition tour every Thursday at 1pm. For more information email aoife@backwaterartists.ie. “Ultima Thule” is a philosophical term for the furthest known place. From the personal point of view of Read More …

Artist Talk/Presentation: Shaking the Picturesque with Andrew Carroll | 21st April

Date: 21st of April Time: 4:45-5:45pm Location: Studio 12, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay RVSP: Please email michelle@backwaterartists.ie to reserve a place at this free event, places limited “Shaking the Picturesque” is a project that was begun in response to the call-out for the Project 12 Residency in 2022. The project was initially conceived of around Read More …

In the Open | Faoin Spéir

This spring Cork Printmakers, Lavit Gallery and Backwater Artists Group open our courtyard to the public at Wandesford Quay, Cork City to host events across multiple artforms. These inclusive, open-air arts events include live performances, creative workshops, and inspiring talks curated by Ciara Rodgers. In the Open | Faoin Spéir is a 2021/2022 initiative of Read More …

Shadow Forests – An Exhibition by Angela Gilmour & Beth Jones | March 16th – 23rd April

Shadow Forests is a multi-media, immersive installation focusing on the intersections of deep time, climate change, and the expansive life and death of forests. This exhibition focuses on representing four ancient forests, utilising the artists’ field research and that of supporting scientists in four locations: the 385-million-year-old Cairo and Gilboa fossil forests of New York Read More …