South Asian Community Museum Exhibition

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Carrigaline Library, Carrigaline Middle,
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 9:30am - 5:30pm

South-Asian Community from Cork County has collaboratively created the Celtic motives in indigenous stitches to make a tapestry. The project is part of South-Asian Community Museum by Amna Walayat, a Creative Producer in residence with Cork Co.Co. supported by Creative Ireland.

Adopt an Artist

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Businesses along Main Street, Businesses along Main Street
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Check out the businesses along main street, Carrigaline and marvel at the creativity on display, by local artists, all members of the Owenabue Arts Collective. Art, Craft and Design at it’s finest – Paintings, Photography, Ceramics, Wood turning, Jewellery, Candle Making, Sculpture and Fibre Art. Still fancy seeing more artwork or wishing to buy a…

Open Exhibition at The Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Owenabue Arts Collective, The Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 10:00am - 9:00pm

A range of diverse artistic talent will be on display upstairs at The Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery and Art Centre during Culture Night. Check out a stunning new Exhibition by Artists selected in response to a recent open call. Why not pop in and delight at the talent on display featuring all artforms. While there…

Art on The Rails

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Carrigaline town Parklet and bridge railings, Opposite The Owenabue Art Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Unleash the talent ! Everyone is invited to display their artwork on the railings in Carrigaline town Parklet – whether you’re a newbie, dabble at the weekends or a professional artist. Young and old alike are invited to display artwork and chat with fellow artists. You’re welcome to paint on the day, sell your artwork…

Ceramic Workshop with Artist Kira O 'Brien

TALKS | TOURS | WORKSHOPS
Venue: Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery & Art Centre, Bridge House
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Kira O Brien is a member of Owenabue Collective and has been working in Clay for almost 20 years. She has exhibited both Nationally and International and teaches Ceramic Classes to Adults She works in Stoneware with a Sgraffito and drawing technique in coloured slips and stains and you can find her work in The…

Circus Factory

FILM | PERFORMANCE
Venue: Carrigaline Town Centre, Main street
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

There’s no thrill like a circus being in town, and one is rolling up in Carrigaline for Culture Night. Circus Factory will bring the stories, colour and life of circus arts to the streets of the town, with performances throughout the day in different areas of Carrigaline. Among the highlights is Wobbly Circus, which will…

Pop up Craft and Design Shop

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Carrigaline Town Parklet and Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery, Main street
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Over 40 local Artists, all members of the local Owenabue Arts Collective Art Centre will display stunning Art, Craft and Design in a Pop up Shop. Chat with local artists about their creative processes and catch a demonstration or free workshop nearby (Ceramics, Painting, Wood Turning and Candle Making). Why not pop across the road…

Wishing Tree at The Owenabue !

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery, The Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

The Artists at the Owenabue Collective have created a very special wishing tree around the Gallery entrance. Simply write down your heartfelt wish on colourful tags- it can be silly or profound, a wish for yourself our for others. Add your name or leave it anonymous, decorate it or leave it plain – you decide…

Wood turning with Artist Joseph Kennedy

TALKS | TOURS | WORKSHOPS
Venue: Carrigaline Parklet, Opposite the Owenabue Arts Collective Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Wood turner Joseph Kennedy is a member of the Owenabue Artist Collective. He creates a variety of hand turned items including pens, bowls and stunning decorative items like light houses. All of these are created in a variety of woods from local trees and are available for sale in the Owenabue Arts Gallery. Joe will…

Painting Workshop with Artist Marie McInerney

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Venue: The Parklet Carrigaline Town Centre, Opposite the Owenabue Arts Collective
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Marie McInerney is a self-taught artist, living in West Cork for over 30 years. Her early years were spent in wild Donegal and she credits this and the Wild Atlantic Way as a significant influence on her art. An affinity for Mythological and Celtic Symbolism is starting to show in her recent artwork. Working in…

A Living Exhibition – Vintage and lace

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Carrigaline Parklet, Main street
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Internationally renowned lace maker, Veronica Stewart, shares her collection of beautiful intricate lace, vintage clothing and antique prams. Veronica will host this living Exhibition which will take the form of a performance using live models. Walking through the Parklet area, main street Carrigaline, the models will be dressed in exquisite apparel from a bygone era.…

Commemorative train sculpture unveiling

VISUAL ART | CRAFTS
Venue: Green Area at Traffic Lights junction on Bother Guidel / Area Behind old Waterpark, Carrigaline., Bother Guidel
Town: Carrigaline.
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm

A half life size steel structure of an the train engine that serviced Carrigaline (1904 -1932) will be unveiled. The Carrigaline railway station was on the Cork, Blackrock and Passage Railway. The project was commissioned by Carrigaline TidyTowns and supported by Cork County Council will be unveiled on the evening. The sculpture was created by…

Candle making with Artists Frances Murphy

TALKS | TOURS | WORKSHOPS
Venue: Owenabue Arts Collective, The Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Frances Murphy loves all things Bees and Beeswax. Her passion is making beautiful non toxic, healthy candles. This workshop is a very simple introduction to candle making. We will use lovely sheets of Beeswax foundation to roll into candles. We will then decorate by adding some cut out shapes. They burn beautifully when finished making…

A talk by Stephen Redmond, Endurance Swimmer

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Venue: Owenabue Arts Collective, The Gallery
Town: Carrigaline
Time: 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Stephen Redmond is an accomplished long distance open water swimmer, who was the first person in the world to complete the Ocean 7’s Challenge in 2012. The challenge consists of the 7 hardest Chanel swims in the world from The Irish and English right around to the other side of the world in New Zealand…