22 Sep. 2017, 5pm

Culture Night

The Model presents a dazzling array of colourful events for children and families.


10.00-22.00 Galleries open til 22.00
15.00-16.00 Monsieur Gusto “Hanging Out”
16.30-17.30 Monsieur Gusto “Hanging Out”
17.00-21.00 Open Artist Studios
18.00-20.00 Amhran na Mara
20.00-21.00 Suzanne Walsh
21.00 – 22.00 Art for Blind DJ Set

10.00-22.00 Galleries open til 22.00

High Winds Move Slowly, Contemporary & East Galleries
A very special two-person exhibition with Dutch artists Arno Kramer and Henk Visch.

Jack B. Yeats: Lives, The Niland Gallery
Exhibition Tour at: 7pm

Eamon O’Kane: A History of Play, The Model Foyer
In this colourful three dimensional installation, children are invited to explore shape, colour and constructive design through imaginative and creative play.

Oliver Laric, The West Gallery
For his exhibition at The Model, Laric presents a recent film work.
Exhibition Tour 6pm: Join artist Barry McHugh to view and discuss this film.

Artist Select; Michael Wann, The Foyer Gallery
Wann experiments with new possibilities in his practice in the context of an invitation to select works from the Niland Collection that resonate with his own artistic interests.

15.00-16.00 Monsieur Gusto “Hanging Out”, The Model Theatre
16.30-17.30 Monsieur Gusto “Hanging Out”, The Model Theatre
Monsieur Gusto’s large scale theatrical show has it all! Six different Suitcases, a Four metre high Tripod, Drums, a Strait Jacket, Three Juggling knives and an Umbrella

17.00-21.00 Open Artist Studios, The Model Studios
Artists will be in attendance to greet visitors and talk them through their artistic process.

18.00-20.00 Amhran na Mara, The Model Theatre
Léiriú Gaeilge den scannán iomráiteach “Amhrán na Mara” le Cupán & Comhrá leis an gceoltóir ealaíne, Rossa Ó Snodaigh i dtimpeallacht áille an Café Model ina dhiaidh.

20.00-21.00 Suzanne Walsh The Model Galleries
Using instruments, improvisation, pre-recorded sounds and vocals,
transdisciplinary artist Suzanne Walsh will create a live, immersive soundscape surrounded by the work of Dutch artists Arno Kramer and Henk Visch.

21.00-22.00 Art for Blind DJ Set The Model Atrium
Joining us to close out proceedings on our Culture Night celebrations will be Art for Blind who will spin some tunes in the atrium.

Click here to see the Culture Night Sligo website for more details.


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