47 Dominick Street, Galway City   +353 (0) 91 565 886

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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

Wednesdays 7:00pm - 8:30pm

A casual, fun Art class, with an emphasis on developing each participant's unique style.
Each week there will be a focus on an different genre (Still-life, Landscape, Portraiture etc.)

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Wed 18th Jul 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Wed 05th Sep 2018 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Tue 17th Jul 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 18
Price per person €120.00

 

Portraiture Workshop

August 25th, 2018 11-5pm.

 

Learn to paint a lively and realistic portrait in this 6 hour workshop. This is a great opportunity for beginners and professional artists who want to freshen up their life painting skills. This workshop focuses on learning to paint realistically by thinking abstractly. It includes demonstrations at each stage of the portrait and with only eight places available, you can expect loads of individual feedback throughout.

Please note:    A price of €75 is available if you wish to provide your own materials.

(Unfortunately, it is not possible to pay this lower price on-line; in order to pay this price, you will need to call into the Arts Cerntre at 47, Dominick Street, or call (091) 565886 to arrange payment.)

Start Date Sat 25th Aug 2018 - 11:00 am
End Date Sat 25th Aug 2018 - 5:00 pm
Capacity 8
Price per person €120.00

 

MAY POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/FRIDAY

 

Starting in May, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet.[...]

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Fri 18th May 2018 - 2:00 pm
End Date Fri 06th Jul 2018 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Thu 17th May 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 18
Price per person €90.50

 

MAY POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/THURSDAY

 

Starting in May, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet.[...]

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Thu 17th May 2018 - 2:00 pm
End Date Thu 05th Jul 2018 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 13th May 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 18
Price per person €90.50

 

MAY POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/TUESDAY 

 

Starting in May, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet. [...]

 

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 15th May 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 03rd Jul 2018 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Sun 13th May 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 18
Price per person €90.50

May Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre/MONDAY

 

Starting in May, Galway Arts Centre presents a daytime class for all those beginner and continuing creative writing students out there, facilitated by Susan Millar DuMars. Susan Millar DuMars writes both poetry and fiction. A collection of her stories, Lights In The Distance, was published in December 2010 by Doire Press; she has published four collections of poetry, Big Pink Umbrella (2008), Dreams For Breakfast (2010), The God Thing (2013), & Bone Fire (2016) all with Salmon Poetry. Susan was the Featured Fiction writer in a recent issue of the American online magazine The Atticus Review.She is also co-organiser of the Over The Edge reading series which specifically promotes new writers. Susan edited the anthology Over the Edge – the first ten years, published by Salmon, which includes work by forty seven writers who have published a first book since they did a reading at an Over The Edge: Open Reading in Galway City Library.[...]

 

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Mon 14th May 2018 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 02nd Jul 2018 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 13th May 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €90.50

 

An Intoduction to the Ad Hoc Choir

Voice Workshop

Happy Harmonies, world songs, improvisations.

Time: 12.30-2.30

Date: 7th April

Cost: €5

 

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Start Date Sat 07th Apr 2018 - 12:30 pm
End Date Sat 07th Apr 2018 - 2:30 pm
Cut off date Sat 07th Apr 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Price per person €5.50

Digital Photography for Beginners by artist Louise Manifold is a 10 week evening course for adults. The course is intended to provide a general introduction to photography and is suitable for both absolute beginners and people with a little basic photographic knowledge wishing to develop their potential as photographers.


This 10 week course aims at working creatively with digital photography to give practical hands on experience of working with your digital camera to gain confidence and gain knowledge of what you camera has to offer.


Participants must bring their own digital SLR camera.
No previous experience needed.

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Start Date Mon 19th Feb 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Mon 23rd Apr 2018 - 9:00 pm
Capacity 12
Price per person €110.50

Sing with the Ad hoc choir ! Beginning a journey of discovery into the mystery of the human voice.
Singing is a natural birthright.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Thu 25th Jan 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Thu 22nd Mar 2018 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 25th Jan 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €90.50

 

New Year Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre

 

Starting in January, Galway Arts Centre presents a daytime class for all those beginner and continuing creative writing students out there, facilitated by Susan Millar DuMars. Susan Millar DuMars writes both poetry and fiction. A collection of her stories, Lights In The Distance, was published in December 2010 by Doire Press; she has published four collections of poetry, Big Pink Umbrella (2008), Dreams For Breakfast (2010), The God Thing (2013), & Bone Fire (2016) all with Salmon Poetry. Susan was the Featured Fiction writer in a recent issue of the American online magazine The Atticus Review.She is also co-organiser of the Over The Edge reading series which specifically promotes new writers. Susan edited the anthology Over the Edge – the first ten years, published by Salmon, which includes work by forty seven writers who have published a first book since they did a reading at an Over The Edge: Open Reading in Galway City Library.

The class is suitable for both beginning and continuing creative writing students, working in either poetry or fiction. Students will spend their weeks responding to writing exercises designed to inspire, rather than inhibit. In class, they will receive gentle feedback on their work from their classmates and from the teacher. The class takes place on Monday afternoons, 2.30-4pm, commencing on Monday, January 22nd. It runs for 10 weeks.

The cost to participants is 110 Euro with a 100 Euro concession price. Booking is essential as places are limited. There are no refunds once the class has started. For booking please contact Galway Arts Centre, 47 Dominick Street, phone 091 565886, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or go to Galway Arts Centre.ie

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Mon 22nd Jan 2018 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 02nd Apr 2018 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 19th Jan 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €110.50

Contact Galway Arts Centre

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 Phone: + 353 (0) 91 565 886
 Fax: + 353 (0)91 568 642
 47 Dominick Street, Galway City

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