Orpens at Farmleigh

Sir William Orpen: A Family Legacy, curated by Dominic Lee. William Orpen Archives. Goddard Orpen: A Vision of a 19th Century Lensman, curated by Jeremy Hill, Monksgrange Archives. Sir William Orpen: A Family Legacy, curated by Dominic Lee. William Orpen Archives. Throughout his career as an artist, Stillorgan-born artist Sir William Orpen’s work captured and epitomised […]

BOOK LAUNCH AT FARMLEIGH The Vision of a 19th century Lensman, Photographs by Goddard Orpen (1852-1932)

Farmleigh Gallery Farmleigh House & Estate, Phoenix Park, Dublin 15, Ireland

This exhibition compendium will be launched by William Fagan, Chairperson at Photo Museum Ireland. The book includes all 47 images in the current exhibition at Farmleigh Gallery and a short comment on each by Jeremy Hill, exhibition curator and manager of Monksgrange Archives. Thursday 13th June 2024 at 6.30pm, at Farmleigh Gallery, Phoenix Park, Dublin. Tickets (free […]

CLAY/WORKS Ceramics Ireland Annual Exhibition

Cowshed Theatre Farmleigh Estate, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Ceramics Ireland Annual Members Exhibition Cowshed Gallery, Farmleigh, Phoenix Park, Dublin 15th – 30th June 2024 Open 7 days a week 10 – 5 Free Admission Clay/Works features the work of over 80 makers from the four corners of the country. A diverse range of ceramic pieces will be on show including functional, decorative, wall panels […]

Dublin Plein Air Painting Festival

The Dublin Plein Air Festival is coming to Farmleigh on Saturday 22nd June, 10am to 5pm. The seven day festival is Ireland’s premier outdoor painting festival, running from Monday 17th to Sunday 23rd June 2024, bringing artists to seven different locations around Dublin / Fingal to paint outdoors including Farmleigh Estate. Come along and watch […]

Zoë Conway (fiddle) & John Mc Intyre (guitar)

Tickets €25 including booking fee Simply one of the best folk duos on the planet” (BBC) "Folk Instrumentalist of the Year 2020" RTE Radio 1 Folk Awards (Zoë) "Featured Composer 2021" ITMA Irish Traditional Music Archive (Zoë) With an exciting blend of eclectic fiddle and guitar music, Zoë Conway and John Mc Intyre bring to […]

€25

‘Heavy Stuff, Light Us,’ Solo Exhibition by Ciara Tuite

Cowshed Theatre Farmleigh Estate, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

Ciara Tuite's new solo exhibition, 'Heavy Stuff, Light Us', investigates humans innate desire to become more minimal beings and connected with nature versus the constant pull towards materialism. The artist is trying to find a balance between these two worlds; the tension and non-linear process towards minimalism is highlighted through painting, text and installation. The […]

Event Series Food & Craft Markets

Food & Craft Markets

Savour artisanal delights and discover unique crafts at our lively food and craft market! Indulge in culinary treats while browsing handmade treasures crafted by local artisans. Join us! Upcoming market dates include: Sunday 5th May, 10am - 5pm. Music at the Markets 12pm - 2pm, with Claudio Mercante. Monday 6th May, 10am - 5pm. Music […]

Nepal-Ireland Day

The Nepal-Ireland Day on the 7th of July will include a cultural programme with performances from both Nepalese and Irish artists. The event will also include an exhibition, Nepalese handicraft stalls, and various other activities and performances. The Nepal Ireland Society organized the very first Nepal Day in Ireland in September 2013 in Farmleigh. The […]

Painting Dublin, 1886 – 1949: Visualising a Changing City An illustrated talk by Dr. Kathryn Milligan

Farmleigh House Farmleigh Estate, Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland

Tickets €10, from Eventbrite Although a well-established subject in the history of art, depictions of the city or urban environment have long been overlooked in Ireland in favour of the rural and pastoral. Drawing on her publication, 'Painting Dublin, 1886 - 1949: Visualising a Changing City', in this lecture Dr Kathryn Milligan will explore the representation of Ireland’s […]

€10

Cormac Breatnach (whistles) & Martin Dunlea (guitar)

Farmleigh House Farmleigh Estate, Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland

Tickets €20, from eventbrite Cormac Breatnach and Martin Dunlea released their first duet album, entitled Music for Whistle & Guitar (Dioscaí Mandala/Pressure Records) in July 2000 to critical acclaim. Martin met Cormac in late 1998 while touring with the Triple Harp Bypass, which featured harmonica virtuosos Mick Kinsella, Brendan Power and Rick Epping. They decided […]

€20

Event Series Food & Craft Markets

Food & Craft Markets

Savour artisanal delights and discover unique crafts at our lively food and craft market! Indulge in culinary treats while browsing handmade treasures crafted by local artisans. Join us! Upcoming market dates include: Sunday 5th May, 10am - 5pm. Music at the Markets 12pm - 2pm, with Claudio Mercante. Monday 6th May, 10am - 5pm. Music […]