Venue: Studio 12, 1st Floor, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork
Date: Fundraising Evening, Thursday 13 December at 6pm. Work will also be available for sale on Friday 14 – Friday 21 December 10am – 5pm.

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 for a fun fundraising evening on Thursday 3 December at 6pm.* We have over 50 beautiful works of art for sale from our studio members. Works will be gift wrapped and available to take away on the night. We will also be open on Friday 14 December, Saturday 15 December and from Monday 18 December – Friday 21 December from 10am – 5pm.

Participating Artists:

Dervla Baker, David Barrett, Johnny Bugler, Eamon Carey, Elaine Coakley, Lorraine Cooke, Ciarán Cronin, Stephen Doyle, Cassandra Eustace, Megan Eustace, Tracy Fitzgerald, Mags Geaney, Angela Gilmour, Adrian Gregan, Sean Hanrahan, Eileen Healy, Kevin Holland, Helen Horgan, Gary Kearney, Fiona Kelly, John Kent, Susanne Leutenegger, Sarah Long, Peter Martin, Donna McNamara, Niamh Murphy, Ailbhe Ní Bhriain, Éilis Ní Fhaoláin, Deirdre O’Brien, Helen O’Keeffe, Tomas Penc, Ben Reilly, Sarah Roche, Christopher Samuels, Angie Shanahan, Luke Sisk, Pádraig Spillane, Anne May Tabb, Tina Whelan.

View artworks in gallery below. As more work comes in it will be added.

Located in Wandesford Quay, Cork, Backwater Artists Group is a artist led studio group in our 28th Year. We provide secure studio space and practical support for artists in Cork city. We currently cater for 41 artists. WINTER SALON is fundraiser to fund our new darkroom and our exhibition programme for 2019.

Contact: Elaine Coakley, Studio Director, Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay, Cork Tel: 021-4961002, Email:, Website:

*Cork Printmakers and The Lavit Gallery will also be open on Thursday 13th December.

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