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Planet of the Capes: Interactive film and music showcase

Date posted: 21 February 2017

Helium Arts and CanTeen Ireland present Planet of the Capes, an interactive film and music showcase at The Sugar Club, Dublin on Saturday 1 April at 1pm. This event will feature the premiere of Planet of the Capes by CanTeen Ireland, companion films by Louise Manifold and poet Ben Murnane, live music by Seán Carpio with CanTeen Ireland and superhero activities with artist Siobhán Clancy. Read More


Free online course: Medicine and the Arts – Humanising Healthcare

Date posted: 20 February 2017

FutureLearn is offering a free online course delivered by the University of Cape Town exploring the intersection of medicine, medical anthropology and the creative arts. Over six weeks, participants will visit a new aspect of human life and consider it from the perspectives of people working in health sciences, social sciences and the arts.  Read More



Date posted: 17 February 2017

Cracks, a powerful piece of devised theatre produced by Quintessence theatre company in partnership with DkIT Student Counselling Service, explores the issue of mental illness in Ireland. The show will take place as part of the Fit4Life programme on 30 March 2017 in the MacAnna Theatre, Dundalk Institute of Technology. 

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Kicking the bucket 2017 – Call for participants

Date posted: 14 February 2017

Back by popular demand! Visual artist Sinead Dinneen and curator Katie Verling are looking for new participants to take part in their Kicking the Bucket programme in Limerick this spring. Kicking the Bucket is a creative and thought-provoking seminar and workshop series on funeral practices and personal choices which first took place in spring 2016. Read More


Imagining Galway: Exhibition by Galway Print Studio at University Hospital Galway

Date posted: 14 February 2017

In August 2016, Galway Print Studio was selected to represent Ireland at Euro Celtic Art 2016, part of the 46th Festival Interceltique de Lorient in Brittany. The exhibition, entitled Imagining Galway, featured the work of 13 artists from Galway Print Studio and celebrated the status of Galway as a place of creativity and imagination. Thanks to Galway University Hospitals Arts Trust and Arts Director, Margaret Flannery, Imagining Galway will be displayed in the Arts Corridor of University Hospital Galway from 17 February to 20 April 2017.

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