22 Oct. 2014

Current & Upcoming

The Model is one of Ireland’s leading centres for contemporary art. We host compelling contemporary art exhibitions by international and Irish artists in our newly redeveloped suite of galleries. We are also home to Sligo’s municipal art collection, The Niland Collection, shown on a rotation basis. In addition to our music, education and cinema programmes, we also have eight studios for visual arts practice and a full-time, international Artist-in-Residence Programme.


  • Talks Series

    16 Oct. - 04 Dec. 2014 / Thu. 16 Oct. 2pm. Megan Johnston Director of The Model discusses her vision for The Model and her curatorial practice.

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  • Lecture series: Art in the Twentieth Century and Beyond

    16 Oct. - 13 Nov. 2014 / Art in the Twentieth Century and Beyond. Led by art historian Phillip Shiels.

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  • Gallery Tours: Every Saturday

    Oct. 2014 - 11 Jan. 2015 / Gallery tours of exhibitions to take place every Saturday at 3pm.

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  • Into the Field

    Oct. 2014 - 11 Jan. 2015 / Into The Field is an invitation to encounter the inner world of feelings through the lens of a live field of contemporary art practice, dissolving the boundaries between artist and viewer.

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  • The Niland Collection: Odey Curbelo Selects

    Oct. 2014 - 11 Jan. 2015 /

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