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TOGETHER NOW : The Engagement Project in Mayo

Hosted by Linenhall Art Centre, Ballina Civic Offices and Ballinglen Art Foundation Curated by Catherine Marshall     We are delighted to present the KCAT touring exhibition Together Now: The Engagement Project  for its fourth edition in Mayo.   The exhibition will occupy three separate venues in Mayo; Linenhall Art Centre, Ballina Civic Offices and Ballinglen Art Foundation where …

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Singing in the Air

Jason Turner’s Solo Exhibition ‘Singing in the Air’ will open next Friday 31st of January 2020 at the Courthouse Art Centre, Tinahely, Co. Wicklow. Jason Turner’s exhibition Singing in the Air is his first solo presentation of paintings of birds. It brings together a body of work set into motion in 2014 by an inquisitive …

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Periodical Review #9

Congratulations to KCAT Studio artist Diana Chambers and to Sinéad Keogh who will have a collaborative art piece featured in this years ‘Periodical Review #9’ at Pallas Projects selected by Workhouse Union Diana and Sinéad began working together several years ago as part of the KCAT Engagement Project and also currently have work on show in …

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Outsider Art Discussion

Last Friday Andrew Pike and Alice Bennett gave a joint presentation on their research into how we define arts education and the misgivings of the term ‘Outsider Art’ at the (E)quality Symposium at NCAD. See below a link to a great article that discusses some of the questions raised by Andrew and Alice: https://visualartability.wordpress.com/2019/11/17/outsider-art-discussion/

Together Now: The Engagement Project at The F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, Co.Down.

We are delighted to announce that Together Now: The Engagement Project is back for its third installment at The F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, Co. Down in Northern Ireland. Where it will be opened by Catherine Marshall on Saturday 23rd November 2.30pm -4.30pm. The exhibition will continue until 1st February 2020. Together Now is a large group exhibition …

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Up-cycling Week

With the support of Southern Waste Region, KCAT offers a week of drop In mornings for up-cycling. The week will take place from 28th October to 1st November.Every morning from 10 am to 1 pm, KCAT Facilitators will help you re-imagine a small piece of furniture or a small object.Giving new life to old things …

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Talking in Paint

A successful collaboration between two artists was celebrated in Lavistown Garden Gallery during Kilkenny Arts Week this summer 2018. Anthony Donohue has been painting in KCAT Art Centre for ten years.Julie Cusack is a facilitating tutor in KCAT. Julie and Anthony ‘heard’each other with their eyes, with a shared sense of aesthetic.They were able to …

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