Art / Ealaín (Free/Saor in aisce)

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Feic ‘s Fiche Domhnal O’Bric Árasán de Sales

Art in An Díseart: Cruach Mhárthain: Feic ‘s Fiche (21 Views) – Dómhnal Ó Bric

DÓMHNAL Ó BRIC Seasann Cruach Mhárthain go feiceálach i measc sléibhte iarthar Duibhneach. Fiosraíonn na híomhánna an seasamh seo le leagain súl éagsúla ag féachaint ar an gceangal leis an dúthaigh máguaird. These 21 views explore its setting and standing in the region.

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02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Dingle Further Education and Training Centre
Blanca Quintas

Art in Rice House (Dingle FET – Ionad Breisoideachais an Daingin): Bring it Back Again – Blanca Quintas

BLANCA QUINTAS This exhibition explores, through different techniques, the endless possibilities of the materials that the ocean brings us back; creating anything from jewellery to ornamental and functional household objects.

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Dingle Further Education and Training Centre
Edel’s Crafty Dingle Edel Partington

Art in Rice House (Dingle FET – Ionad Breisoideachais an Daingin): Edel’s Crafty Dingle – Edel Partington

EDEL PARTINGTON Working with colourful fabrics to cheer your day, Edel creates scenes from our wild and beautiful locality, using bright and bold colours in her table runners, purses, postcards, pictures and much more.

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Dingle Further Education and Training Centre
Creative Journeys Tamsin de Rohan

Art in Rice House (Dingle FET – Ionad Breisoideachais an Daingin): Creative Journeys -Tamsin de Rohan

TAMSIN DE ROHAN End of year Art with Craft exhibition celebrating the creative talents and individual ideas of those who took part. The work includes wire sculpture, painting & mixed media, relief printmaking and jewellery artworks.

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Hotspots and Notspots by Manus Bán

Art in Rice House (Dingle FET – Ionad Breisoideachais an Daingin): Hotspots and Notspots – Manus Bán

MANUS BÁN “When you feel comfortable with the landscape you become part of it, just as much as the cliffs, the broken down sheds, the rushes and stones in the fields, the tourist hotspots and the behind the ditch artistic notspots. You are part of it’s soul.”

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day

Art in An Díseart: “IT’S APART OF US” – Gerry Barry, Syra Larkin and Eithne O’Riordan

SYRA LARKIN, EITHNE O'RIORDAN, GERRY BARRY Three artists have come together for Féile na Bealtaine to exhibit their own work with the intention of supporting each other. In addition to the exhibition, Gerry Barry will present a video documentary of the artist at work at 12 midday on Saturday 4th in the exhibition room. This will be  followed by Syra Larkin's 'There is Still Time ' slide presentation.

02 - 19 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Sunday / Domhnach
All Day
Siopa na bhFíodóirí

Slow Time with a Butterfly -An exhibition of fine art tapestries by Contemporary Tapestry Artists Ireland

Contemporary Tapestry Artists Ireland (CTA) is a group of professional tapestry weavers working in studios all over the country who come together to collaborate and exhibit their work to raise the profile of this textile medium. Slow Time with a Butterfly refers to the slow, detailed practice of tapestry weaving. The technique uses “butterflies” or bobbins of coloured yarns woven through a cotton or linen warp to create the image of the artist’s design.

02 - 06 May
Thursday / Déardaoin - Monday / Dé Luain
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dingle Tourist Office
Free / Saor in aisce
Sean Ó Mainnin

Pobal Fungie

Chaith Seán Ó Mainnín mórchuid ama ag glacadh pictiúr i mBéal Chuan an Daingin idir na blianta 1988 agus 1992 agus, fearacht na mílte cuairteoir eile, é faoi dhraíocht ag groíúlacht na deilfe Fungie. Is ón tréimhse seo a thagann a leabhar, Ireland’s Friendly Dolphin. Sa taispeántas seo “Pobal Fungie” caitear súil siar ar Fungie agus a chairde ó na blianta 1988-1992. Tourist Office Hours - Closed on Sunday.

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03 - 06 May
Friday / Dé hAoine - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Laura’s Studio, An Tigín, Behind the yellow gates at Dick Mack’s Pub
Sonas - Laura Barry

Sonas- Laura Barry

LAURA BARRY Laura’s newest collection of paintings is called Sonas, meaning happiness in the Irish language, and focuses on the places that have brought some of the most contented, memorable moments and milestones to Laura throughout her life so far. 

03 - 06 May
Friday / Dé hAoine - Monday / Dé Luain
All Day
Ionad an Bhlascaoid /The Blasket Centre

Exhibitions in Ionad na Bhlascaoid/The Blasket Centre: Ben Dearnley – Stories in Stone

BEN DEARNLEY International sculpture Ben Dearnley will be exhibiting his latest work, Carraig an Ghiorria, the Hare's Rock – scéalta bhéaloideais a mhaireann fós faoi ghiorria na hÉireann beo sa tírdhreacht timpeall orainn, gan aon athrú, agus i gcló, Carraig an Ghiorria ag Seán Mac an tSitihgh (Ponc Press).

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03 May
Friday / Dé hAoine
I mBliana (This Year) - Zoe Uí Fhaoláin and Micheal Kelly

I mBliana (This Year) – Zoe Uí Fhaoláin and Micheal Kelly

ZOE UÍ FHAOLÁIN / MICHAEL KELLY A collaboration between Mickey (camera artist) and Zoë (performer). Leanann an scannán seo duine ag iarraidh caidreamh a dhéanamh le tírdhreacha nádúrtha agus duine-mhúnlaithe. Is fiosrú cruthaitheach é ar áit an duine dhaonna mar chuid den dúlra. Tá ceoltóirí áitiúla ina gcuid den bhfuaimrian.

Gaeilge G

04 - 05 May
Saturday / Dé Sathairn - Sunday / Domhnach
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dragon's Tail - Marie Brett exhibition

Dragon’s Tail – Marie Brett exhibition

MARIE BRETT An enchanting exhibition and film event, mixing how electromagnetic energy and folklore, relate to human health and our relationship to the land. This fascinating artwork offers creative space to reflect on a significant global wellness issue. The exhibition consists of a film installation event, a series of intaglio prints, photographs, and large sculptural (wearable) animal effigies.

04 May
Saturday / Dé Sathairn
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
An Díseart, Fresco Room
Clare Langan

The Heart of a Tree (Video 12 min) – Clare Langan

CLARE LANGAN The film explores the disconnection between humankind and nature and ultimately within ourselves. It is about redressing this imbalance, which has reached a tipping point. Global ecology is a delicate balancing act. It has become necessary for humans to evolve within their environment in order to survive.

06 May
Monday / Dé Luain
2:00 pm

Puppet-making workshop – Théâtre de l’Heure Bleue – Laura Elands

LAURA ELANDS Puppet-making workshop: Laura will introduce you to the making of puppets from cardboard and masking tape. With simple materials anyone can find at home, you will let your creativity run free to create a creature that you will then learn to breathe life into with some professional manipulation techniques! FREE EVENT BUT RESERVATION NEEDED.

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