Arts Festival at Shankill Castle

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We are delighted to be hosting our annual Arts Festival form the 9th to the 19th of August, during the Kilkenny Arts Festival.

With a sculpture walk through the garden, poetry recitals, film and 6 exhibition spaces showing more than 30 artists from around the world.

The official opening will take place on Sunday, August 12th at 3pm and will be launched by founding member of the Wexford Arts Trail, Chairman of Blackstairs Opera and former gallery owner Jeremy Hill. Readings and recitals will take place on Sunday afternoon.

The exhibition is open from August 9th – 19th.

Artists include:

Phillipa Bayliss, Fanny Lam Christie, Elizabeth Cope, Phoebe Cope McCosh, Reuben Cope
Mark Cullen, Izzy Dyson, Becky Emmet-Booth, Lesley Fennell, Annabella Forbes, Susan Gardner Donal Gordon, Catherine Greene, France Jodoin, Evan Lawler, Gillian Lawler, Michael Lawler, Robin Lawler Sophia Lawler, Vanessa Locatelli, Jessica Lott, Brian Maguire, Alice Maher, Mungo McCosh, Daisy Millner
Etienne Millner, Mary Millner, Mick O’Dea, Pam Patterson, Liam Roberts, Dermot Seymour, Arreglos String Quartet
Heather Tobin, Carolyn Watson-Dubisch, George Warren, Michael Warren, Shannon Lucas Westrum

Arts Festival Shankill Castle