WELCOME TO THE LEITRIM SCULPTURE CENTRE

Located in the market town of Manorhamilton, North County Leitrim, the Leitrim Sculpture Centre is a major resource for the advancement of skills and knowledge in traditional, contemporary and experimental visual arts.

LSC supports the material practices of artists and furthers creative engagement with the wider contexts of place and community.

LEITRIM SCULPTURE CENTRE

FREE TALK

The Thatched Roofs of County Leitrim

Join Dr. Fidelma Mullane as she discusses the different thatching materials and methods used in Leitrim. The main issues facing thatch and its future will be discussed.

Date and Time:              WED 21st AUG.   7pm – 8.30pm

Location: LSC GALLERY ON NEW LINE, MANORHAMILTON, COUNTY LEITRIM

THE EVENT IS FREE ALL WELCOME. REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED

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Current Exhibition:

 

North West Summer Open 2019

 

Artists Exhibiting: Artists from counties Mayo, Roscommon, Leitrim, Sligo, Donegal, Fermanagh, Cavan, Tyrone, and Derry (see below)

Opening: Friday, 9th August, at 5-8pm

Exhibition continues until Sat 31st August 2019

Leitrim Sculpture Centre is presenting work from 63 artists in this year’s NW Summer Open Exhibition. 100 artworks in a variety of styles, techniques and vision including painting, photography, drawing, print, sculpture, textile art, collage and ceramic are included.

Exhibiting artists: Aideen Connolly; Aileen O'Donnell; Aisling Clancy; Alisa Solyanuk; Alison Hunter; Ann Briton; Audrey Stanley; Betty Gannon; Breda Burns; Breda Fay; Caoimhe Guckian; Caroline Rock; Carsten Deitrich; Cormac Cullinan; Catherine McGagh; Daithi Magner; Christine Mackey; Daniel Chester; David Smith; Deidre Nolan; Des Cullen; Diane Henshaw; Diane Roemer; Donal Adams; Dorothee Kolle; Eileen Ferguson; Fiona Mc Loughlin; Gavin Porter; Geraldine Beirne; Graham Stewart; James Gannon; Jane Williams; Jacquelyn Johnson; Jean Bourke; Jill Mulligan; Joan McGowan; Johann Cullen Kanu; John Byrne; Karen Webster; Keith McGrath; Laura McMorrow; Mags Duffy; Margaret Dunne; Maria Mollohan; Maria Noonan-McDermot; Mary Noonan; Rachel Wakefield; Rachel Web; Robert Cameron; Roberta McPhearson; Roissin McNamee; Ruth Cadden; Ruth Gonsalves; Sally Cunnane; Stephanie McGowan; Steve Wickham; Susan Mannion; Susan Walsh; Tom Sherlock; Trudy Wilson; Ulrika Barbara Klocker; Veronica Buchanon; Wayne O'Connor

Gallery Opening Times are Tuesday – Saturday 11am - 4pm

All exhibitors will have a chance to win a prize.

1st Prize           Professional Development Residency 2020 (Includes €1000 bursary; one month free accommodation with a private studio and access to a technical facility of choice)

2nd Prize          Free access to a studio and technical workspace for one month.

3rd  Prize          Free workshop of your choice.

Light refreshments will be served, everyone welcome.

Thursday to Saturday - Doors open at front of house. Tuesday and Wednesday - Go first to central reception at the side of the building.

The Leitrim Sculpture Centre is proud to be funded by the Arts Council, Leitrim County Council and the Department of Culture, Heritage, and the Gaeltacht.


The Workshop Programme 2019 is now available at Workshop Programme 2019

AUGUST
Sat 3 to Mon 5 August 2019 Stone Carving Workshop Tutor:Jackie McKenna Duration: 2 Days. Participants: 7. Cost: €210

Sat 10 to Sun 11 August 2019 Stone Lettercutting Workshop Tutor: Seamus Dunbar. Duration: 2 Days. Participants: 8. Cost: €130

SEPTEMBER
Sat 7 to Sun 8 September 2018
Modelling The Head In Clay -­‐ From Life Workshop Tutor: Jackie McKenna. Duration: 2 Days. Participant: 6 Cost: €190

Sat 14 to Sun 15 September 2019
Jewellery Making And Small Scale Metal Fabrication Workshop Tutor: Fiona Mulholland & Soraya Ricalde. Duration: 2 Days. Participants: 5. Cost: €160


To register an interest in specific workshops, email info@leitrimsculpturecentre.ie

For more information- see the Workhop Resource Manual

We have rooms in self catering accommodation to rent at €25 per night for workshop participants.