Secrets of Offaly - Meeting House
The Secrets of Offaly Meeting House is a unique marriage of music, performance and installation by artists Maeve Stone, Tom Lane and Rory Grubb. The project was created in association with the community of Clara and Clara Musical Society and is funded under the per cent for art scheme. The poster below gives dates of performances and installation viewing times
Secrets Of Offaly Exhibition Assembly
The exhibition is opened from the 4th – 26th February, the launch of which takes place in Aras an Chontae Tullamore on Thurs 4th Feb at 6.30pm and all are welcome to attend. For more information please visit http://www.offaly.ie/eng/Services/Arts_and_Culture/News_Events/Exhibitions/ or Offaly Arts Facebook page.
Offaly Arts Grants 2016 [CLOSED]
CLOSED Offaly County Council has now opened its application process for the Arts Acts Grants scheme 2016. In 2016, the scheme’s focus is the development of arts on the theme of the commemorative year. Artists, arts organisations, schools, drama & musical groups, town bands, voluntary community groups (not festivals) are all eligible to apply. Follow this link for more details
An Artist's Response to the Offaly Scientist John Joly
Commissioned as part of the Secrets of Offaly public art project (other projects are underway in Clara and Kinnitty), artist Amanda Rice will present an interactive public art work in the Village of Clonbullogue, Offaly on Monday August 10th at 1.30pm, which focuses on one particular aspect of John Joly’s research on the Indonesian volcano of Krakatoa which first erupted in 1883. The project will be launched by Dr Ciaran Reilly of NUI Maynooth and all are welcome.
OBSERVING OFFALY AS THE CENTURY OF OUR NATION TURNS
Acclaimed photographer Veronica Nicholson has been commissioned by Offaly County Council to document the county during 2015/2016. She will create 200 images which will be published in a large photo book and culminate in an exhibition of some of the images click here to read more.