22 Jun. 2017



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.


  • Eamon O’Kane: A History of Play

    Jun. - 01 Oct. 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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  • Family Days at The Model

    16 Jul. - 15 Oct. 2017 / These fun Sunday workshops are individually themed in response to The Model’s exciting programme of exhibitions.

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  • Yoga & Creative Art Summer Camp

    17 - 21 Jul. 2017 / This yoga and creative art camp will provide a space for imagination, playfulness, learning mindfulness & relaxation techniques, storytelling and games.

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  • The Art of Harlequins

    18 - 30 Jul. 2017 / Drop in to the process room and experiment with collage materials and theatrical processes of making and creating. This response room will explore the colourful characters in the work of Jack B. Yeats.

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  • Children’s Summer Camp

    24 - 28 Jul. 2017 / Children will develop their natural creativity throughout a series of selected fun art and craft activities, which will naturally develop children’s confidence, attention span, dexterity, problem solving skills and imagination and is facilitated by Sinéad O’Hanlon.

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  • Culture Night

    22 Sep. 2017 / The Model presents a dazzling array of colourful events for children and families. See the Culture Night Sligo brouchure for more details

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