Dublin Painting and Sketching Club
137th Annual Exhibition
The Concourse Gallery
Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Hall
13th April – 26th April 2015
280 paintings exhibited by 80artists
including a unique display of almost 50 paintings
inspired by the life and work of W.B.Yeats
to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth
I have four pieces on display in the exhibition and will also be doing an informal demonstration of my working technique of scraperboard there this afternoon.
A very quick sketch of a head. Sanguine on paper.
One of a series of Chapter Headings I did for a book.
The Irish Georgian Society is delighted to play host to St. Patrick’s Festival’s I Love My City cultural programme. The Dublin Painting and Sketching Club with The Irish Writers Centre will present an exhibition of paintings inspired by the poetry of W.B Yeats. Poetry recitals, short readings on Yeats and musical settings of his poems by harpist Claire Roche celebrate the work of one of Ireland’s greatest literary icons, in the beautiful Georgian surrounds of City Assembly House.
Exhibition Opening Hours:
Saturday 14th, Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th March: 10am – 5pm
Sunday 15th March: 10am – 1pm
Poetry Readings & Harp Recital with Clare Roche: Sunday 15th March at 3pm. Tickets €5 from www.irishwriterscentre.ie.
Informal Poetry Readings: Monday 16th & Tuesday 17th March from 2.30pm. Free events, no ticket required.
A couple of places left….