Vermeer's Girl With a Pearl Earring is one of his most famous paintings.

Documentary at Eye celebrating Vermeer

A new documentary chronicling the life and times of artist Johannes Vermeer will be screened at the Eye Cinema in Galway City on Monday, May 22. It’s part of a nationwide screening of Vermeer, Beyond...
Leo Moran and Anto Thistlethwaite.

Hometown gig for Leo and Anto

By Rory Mulcaire Members of the hugely popular band, The Saw Doctors, Leo Moran and Anthony Thistlethwaite have joined forces to do a tour of Ireland. And they will make a hometown appearance...

Weekend of fun and music at Spiddal’s Traidphicnic

Arts Week with Judy Murphy – There’s a packed programme of music, dance, wildlife events, exhibitions and fun at Spiddal’s second ever Traidphicnic, which will take place in the Connemara village on Friday...

Festival Orchestra tunes up for two city performances

  The Esker Festival Orchestra will give two performances in Galway next week as it prepares to embark on its fourth annual festival and national tour. For the tour, 65 Irish and international emerging young professional...
Jesus, by Úna Spain, which will be exhibited in Ballinasloe as part of the Group 8 show, Majesty in the Minute.

Diversity the key to Culture Night

From north to south and east to west, Culture Night will be celebrated across Galway this Friday, September 22, The Connemara village of Roundstone will mark the occasion with a three-strong group exhibition, a talk...
Dave Flynn's Irish Memory Orchestra, Galway Apprentices. Back Row: Vitska Mulroy, Cregmore; Mary Duggan, Claregalway; Kate Reilly, Craughwell. Middle row Molly McHale, Sarah McHale and Ailbhe Sexton, Cregmore; Sinead Duggan, Claregalway; Emily Shiel, Cregmore. Front row: Laura Scanlon, Cregmore; Helena Doyle, Coolarne; Lauren McCann, Athenry.

Memory Orchestra to hit the right note in Athenry

Arts Week with Judy Murphy Twelve young amateur musicians from Galway will be in concert at Dublin’s Christchurch Cathedral next month as part of Dave Flynn's Irish Memory Orchestra (IMO), with special guest Máirtín O’Connor....


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