Some thing as Line: Curated by Brian Fay 30 September - 5 November, 2016
Some thing as Line: Curated by Brian Fay 30 September - 5 November, 2016Some thing as a line
Anna Barribal, Karl Burke, , Maud Cotter, Gemma Fitzpatrick, Mark Garry, Caoimhe Kilfeather, Barbara Knezevic, Damien Meade, William Mulready, Niamh O’Malley, Kathy Prendergast
Curated by Brian Fay

Taking its starting point from the small painting, Miniature of the Artist’s Hand by William Mulready in the Drogheda Municipal Art collection, Some thing as a line is a group exhibition that looks at the spatial and temporal properties of line. The show considers the ability of line to move from a representational mark to an autonomous entity in space and time. Mulready’s painting depicts a hand in the act of drawing from a sculpture onto an ivory surface, suggesting a movement for line between a range of media and disciplines, from sculpture to drawing and painting. Each of the ten invited artists use line in a variety of forms, across a range of media, where line is used to engage with a sense of materials, of space and of time.
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Some thing as a line: Artists' Panel Discussion Saturday 1 October at 11.30am
Some thing as a line: ArtistsArtists’ Panel Discussion Saturday 1 October at 11.30am

Highlanes Gallery would be delighted if you’d join us for this event for our group exhibition, Some Thing as a Line, curated by artist and lecturer, Dr Brian Fay who will be joined by many of the exhibiting artists.

We are grateful for ongoing financial support from Louth County Council and the Arts Council and are also delighted to announce special decade sponsorship from Murtagh’s of Drogheda, the d Hotel and Drogheda, Bettystown and Trim Credit Union.

Some thing as a line
Anna Barribal, Karl Burke, , Maud Cotter, Gemma Fitzpatrick, Mark Garry, Caoimhe Kilfeather, Barbara Knezevic, Damien Meade, William Mulready, Niamh O’Malley, Kathy Prendergast
Curated by Brian Fay
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10th Birthday Drop-in Free Workshop, Saturday 1 October from 1-5pm
10th Birthday Drop-in Free Workshop, Saturday 1 October from 1-5pmSuper Straw Sculptures with Shauna Sweeney Saturday 1 October 1.00-5.00pm

Although the beginnings of the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection and the gallery began in the last century, visionaries like artist Bea Orpen and her husband, Terry Trench, the 10th anniversary of what is now the home for the Collection.

Highlanes Gallery would be delighted if you could join us on Saturday 1 October for our free drop in children’s workshop anytime between 1pm and 5pm

Current Exhibitions: until 5 November 2016
62nd Texaco Children’s Art Exhibition
Drogheda Municipal Art Collection
Forthcoming Exhibition: 30 September to 5 November 2016 Some thing as a line

Exhibition Opening Friday 30 September at 6.30pm with opening remarks by Barbara Dawson, Director, Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane
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62nd Texaco Children's Art Exhibition
62nd Texaco ChildrenHighlanes Gallery will once again host an exhibition of the 126 winning paintings from this year's 62nd Texaco Children's Art Competition.

The official opening ceremony, to which this year's winning artists together with students from schools in the Drogheda area and the North East region have been invited, took place at 11am on Tuesday, 6th September.

Induced in the exhibition will be works by seven Co. Louth students who won top prizes in the competition. From Drogheda they are Evan McGrane (17), a pupil at St. Joseph’s; Hannah Murphy (15), from St. Oliver’s Community College; Kevin Nolan (18), from The Hub and Lucy Finn (11), from Termonfeckin.
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Creative Space for those living with Alzheimer's and Dementia
Creative Space for those living with AlzheimerHighlanes Gallery is delighted to announce the launch of a new pilot programme developed especially for people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Starting in October (2015), the gallery, in conjunction with The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, and with the support of the Franciscan Order, began a series of monthly gallery-based sessions for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
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Relish Cafe and Foodhall
Relish Cafe and FoodhallRelish Cafe and Foodhall is a fresh, vibrant continental style cafe, using quality local produce to create home cooked food in a stylish and sophisticated setting.

Relish take pride in using locally sourced ingredients, imaginatively and creatively presented in each of their cafes, and with a friendly and efficient service.
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