Three-Day Summer Camp for 7-10 year olds
Tues 5 July-Thurs 7 July 2022, 10.30am-12.30pm
Enjoy three days of fun creativity at the Hugh Lane Gallery during this three day summer camp for 7-10 year olds and explore, experience and create an alternative gallery space through sound, sketching, construction, photographic processes and more with artists Megan Scott, Bex Shelford and Helena Gouveia Monteiro! Fee €40, materials are provided. Advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Three Day Summer Camp for 11-13 year olds
Tues 12 July- Thurs 14 July 2022, 10.30am-12.30pm
Explore your creativity and find out more about artworks in the Hugh Lane Gallery through imaginative artist-led workshops for 11-13 year olds with Janine Davidson, Megan Scott and Renata Pekowska.
Saturday 16 July 2022, 2.30m-3.30pm
Be Inspired by Floral Forms
We will look at some of the artwork in the exhibition Eva Gonzales is what Dublin needs and be inspired by floral forms to make beautiful collage art in this art workshop for children aged 8-12 with artist Renata Pekowska. Fee €10, advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Portfolio Taster Course for 14-17 year olds
Tues 19 July - Fri 29 July 2022, 10am-12.30pm (excl. Sat/Sun/Mon)
During this eight day portfolio taster course for 14-17 year olds with artist Elaine Leader we will experiment with lots of different techniques including drawing, painting, printmaking and how to use your sketchbook to research ideas. No experience is required and the course is suitable for all levels. Art materials are provided. Fee €80, advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Early Years – Three-Day Summer Camp
Thurs 11 August, 18 August and 25 August, 11am-12pm
During this three-day summer camp for 1-3 year olds with artist Ashleigh Downey we will be exploring sights and sounds and be immersed in a sensory world of simple shapes, colours and textures. Parents/caregivers accompany their children during these workshops. Fee €20, advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Three day Printmaking Course 13-17 year olds
Weds 10, 17 and 24 August, 2.30pm-4.30pm
Explore printmaking for 13-17 year olds with artist Janine Davidson. No experience necessary and materials are provided. Fee €30, advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Art workshop for 3-6 year olds
Saturday 13 August, 2.30-3.30pm
Budding artists get creative with artist Helen Barry. Parents stay with their children for this age group. Fee €5, advance booking via Eventbrite
See here for details of upcoming children's workshops at the Gallery
Art Appreciation Course: Women Artists
Wednesdays, 6-27 July 2022, 2-4 pm
Women Artists from the mid-19th century to contemporary artists including a focus on artists represented in Eva Gonzalès is what Dublin needs with Jessica Fahy.
Study Morning: Patrick Graham Transfiguration
Friday 8 July, 10am – 12.30pm
Join us for illustrated presentations by guest speakers including arts writer Cristín Leach, filmmaker and activist Grace Dyas and poets Theo Dorgan, Jessica Traynor and Annemarie Ní Churreáin among others. Free, advance booking via Eventbrite.
Adult Art Workshop
Saturday 16 July 2022, 11am-1pm
Explore still life painting and floral forms in the exhibition Eva Gonzalès is what Dublin needs through the medium of collage in this art workshop for adults with artist Renata Pekowska. Fee €20, materials provided. Advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Art Appreciation Course: Impressionism
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9, 11, 16 and 18 August 2022, 2-4 pm
Impressionism and en plein air painting is the subject of this four part in-person art appreciation course with Jessica Fahy taking place on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Fee €60, advance booking is required via Eventbrite.
Adult Art Course: Art and Nature
Thursdays 11, 18 and 25 August, 2022, 2-4 pm
Join artist Ashleigh Downey to creatively explore the theme of en plein air through looking, discussing and art making during this three-part course for adults.
Summer School: Bones in the Attic
Fri 26 – Sun 29 August, 10am-2pm
Explore themes arising from our exhibition Bones in the Attic through looking, discussing and making during this three-day Summer School for adults. Fee €50, advance booking required via Eventbrite.
Art and the Outdoors our en plein air celebration of art, music, street spectacle and more for families is taking place again this year on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July with a special street closure in front of the gallery. We also have a children's art exhibition this summer. Keep an eye on the Gallery's website for more details to follow.