Salmon Poetry in association with Poetry Ireland presents an Evening of Poetry as part of All-Ireland Poetry Day in the Courthouse Gallery.
Featuring Salmon Poets:
Stephen Roger Powers
With music by Dan Jeffery.
On Thursday 1st October @ 9pm.
Free Event and all welcome to attend!
As part of the “Strange the rooms we’ve all lived in” a new multimedia exhibition by Fiona O’Dwyer in the Courthouse Gallery Ennistymon from 18 Sept – 19 Oct, there will be a special outdoor screening of “I Was Happy Here” on Wednesday 23rd September at 8.00 pm at Egans Pub, Liscannor, Co. Clare. The film was shot in Co. Clare in 1965 and was directed by Desmond Davis and starred Cyril Cusack and Sara Miles.
Date: Wednesday 23rd September 2009
Where: Egan’s Pub in Liscannor
A collection of archive material from the film will be exhibited in Egan’s pub at the same time.
The screening will take place outdoors under a canopy with outdoor heating, but please be advised to dress warmly. Put your fold up chair in the boot in case it is needed! The event is weather dependent and as a result may need to be moved indoors or rescheduled.
For more information and updates on film and video screenings and related events see fionaodwyerart.blogspot.com
Ennistymon Courthouse Recording Studio is holding an open day on Thursday 24th September from 10am – 3pm. All are welcome to call in and have any questions you might have answered. A chance to have a good look around!
Questions you might have…
What is the Courthouse Recording Studio?
Who can use it?
How much does it cost?
When can you use it?
How do I book it?
Recording: Live Demos, Bands, Traditional Music, Singer Songwriters
Mixing / Remixing
The Autumn season classes in the Courthouse Gallery are commencing again starting with the weekly Life Drawing Sessions on Thursdays. Life drawing begins on Thursday 24th September 2009 from 10am – 12pm and costs €10 per session. These are drop-in classes so no need to book in advance. Please bring your own materials. Looking forward to seeing you there!
Thursdays @ 10am – €10.
Call the Courthouse for further information on 065 707 1630.
A big thank you to all who supported our recent benefit night for the Courthouse Gallery with Paddy Mulcahy’s VIBE Musical Youth Club, the Kavanagh girls, and Nolad Folk on Thursday 20th August 2009. A great night was had by all!
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Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery is seeking submissions for the forthcoming year, 2010.
Deadline: 5pm, Friday 2nd October 2009
The newly renovated Ennistymon Courthouse building features a main art gallery, the smaller Red Couch gallery space, five artists’ studios, and a sound recording studio. The Courthouse Gallery seeks to attract local and national audiences by exhibiting work of the highest standard by local, national, and international artists.
We are interested in exhibiting a wide range of visual art, including collaborations and multi-media projects for exhibition in both our gallery spaces. We also welcome proposals that are participatory led or involve some engagement with the community.
We wish to focus on exhibiting emerging artists based locally and nationwide.
If you are interested in applying, please send your submission (which should include):
*brief description of proposed show,
*6-8 images on CD or hard-copy photos
25% commission charged.
Please send submissions to:
Trudi van der Elsen – Coordinator,
Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery,
Selection will be made mid October and all artists will be contacted after that.
For more information or a gallery viewing please contact:
Deadline for submissions: 5pm, Friday 2nd October 2009