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Luan Gallery, Athlone Castle, Abbey Road Artists’ Studios

 


CAST Artists Talk at Luan Gallery

CAST Artists Talk at Luan Gallery posted: Oct 17

Join artist Aideen Barry for a lunchtime talk with participating artists from CAST, an exhibition of figurative and abstract sculptural works in a range of media.

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Jacob’s Biscuit Factory & Dublin: An Assorted History exhibition at Athlone Castle

Tuesday 18th September – Sunday 21st October 2018 Jacob’s Biscuit Factory & Dublin: An Assorted History exhibition at Athlone Castle posted: Sep 04

The exhibition Jacob’s Biscuit Factory & Dublin: An Assorted History is on display at Athlone Castle Visitor Centre until Sunday 21st October 2018, with the kind permission of Dublin City Library and Archive.

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Rattling Bones and Tombstones Storytelling & Puppetry for children!

Rattling Bones and Tombstones Storytelling & Puppetry for children! posted: Oct 09

Athlone Castle is delighted to announce its Halloween event, Rattling Bones and Tombstones Storytelling and Puppetry Shows on Saturday 27th October.

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The ATELIER VISUAL ARTISTS PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME

The ATELIER VISUAL ARTISTS PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME posted: Sep 17

Open to artists in all disciplines, the ATELIER PROGRAMME is designed to inform arts practitioners from a practical point of view and is perfect for those wishing to fine tune their skills in a friendly informal setting.

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CALL OUT TO ARTISTS Art and the Vote: The Visual Culture of the Irish women’s suffrage campaign

CALL OUT TO ARTISTS Art and the Vote: The Visual Culture of the Irish women’s suffrage campaign posted: Sep 17
Anti Suffragette postcard circa 1912


To commemorate the centenary of the first granting of votes to women in 1918, Athlone Castle and Luan Gallery are exploring the Irish women’s suffrage campaign through the art it produced. Throughout the Irish campaign for votes for women, suffragists used many forms of visual culture to demonstrate their demands.

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