02 Dec. 2016



The Model is an exciting family-friendly arts centre with dedicated education spaces, a cinema, theatre space, cafe and bookshop. We host regular workshops, childrens cinema and a unique programme for young children and parents.


  • Family Days at The Model

    18 Dec. 2016 - 19 Mar. 2017 / Work with artist Chelsea Canavan to learn specific techniques and processes artists use in their work.

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  • New Year Special Family Day: with Secret Screening

    28 Dec. 2016 / Join us in The Model for post-holiday celebrations. Get crafty, explore printmaking, participate in our dance competition, enjoy a fireside storytelling session, and unwind in the The Model Cinema at our secret screening.

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  • Eamon O’Kane: A History of Play

    15 Jan. - 30 Mar. 2017 / In this colourful three dimensional installation, children are invited to explore shape, colour and constructive design through imaginative and creative play.

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  • The Artful Toddler

    07 Feb. - 28 Mar. 2017 / Inspire your child’s imagination and self-expression with a morning of fun, art and play with your little ones, while offering you a chance to meet with other parents.

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