23 Jan. 2019

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 Sligos 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.

  • Chris Doris; The Empty Field

    17 Nov. 2018 - 27 Jan. 2019 / The Model welcomes the work of Chris Doris, a unique and personally intimate gallery experience which draws on the artist’s distinctive synthesis of practices in psychotherapy, art, meditation and other forms of interoception.

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  • The Keeper

    09 Feb. - 14 Apr. 2019 / Featuring the work of over 70 Irish and international artists and designers including Ed Atkins, Susan Hiller, Taus Makhacheva and Elizabeth Price, and the biggest showcase of The Niland Collection to date.

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