Susan MacWilliam: Modern Experiments
Susan MacWilliam: Modern ExperimentsSusan MacWilliam: Modern Experiments is the largest and most comprehensive exhibition of MacWilliam’s work to date. It presents key pieces from the artist’s career with a focus on works created from 1998 onward when the artist began working with video.

Since then, MacWilliam’s work has investigated obscure and overlooked histories and cases of perceptual and paranormal phenomena. Using anecdote, reconstruction, forms of portraiture and detailed editing, she has made work about mediumship, ectoplasm, x-ray vision, telepathy, table tilting, clairvoyance and dermo optical perception.

The work presented in this exhibition forms a unique and significant body of material exploring subjects that are on the periphery and beyond mainstream scientific and psychological study.
read more
Children's St Patrick's Day Workshop: A Sense-ational Diorama
ChildrenWorking with video, photography and installation Susan MacWilliam's work explores cases of paranormal and perceptual phenomena.

Facilitator Julie Duhy leads a special workshop focusing on the exhibition, considering the five senses, discussing what a sixth sense may be, and exploring 'eyeless sight', the ability to see without using the eyes.

Children will then discuss and create a Diorama. Children must choose their materials blindly. They will 'feel' for their materials....which will be in a box!

Trusting their other senses & instinct...looking to the exhibition or any 'feeling' they have for inspiration and re-creating their own exhibition space or response to the exhibition in their own Dioramas.
read more
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.
read more
Limited Edition Diary and Calendar 2017
Limited Edition Diary and Calendar 2017Limited Edition Calendar and Diary 2017

Highlanes Gallery marks its first decade with this special Calendar focussing on the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection and a week to view 2017 Diary, Artists, Art & Audiences

Both are available at the gallery for €10, or email to arrange for postal delivery
read more
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.
read more
calendar / other activities
Receive regular email updates from Highlanes Gallery. Sign-up to join our mailing list.
sign up
website by callan computers
bookmark this page
Home   |   About   |   Collection   |   Search   |   Shop Online Copyright © Highlanes Gallery Ltd.   |   Privacy Policy
Banbridge District Council The Arts Council Louth County Council INTERREG IIIA
International Fund For Ireland