What's On

Wednesday 6 - Friday 29 May, free of charge

Embrace Exhibition 2015

with Clare Arts Office

The Embrace Programme present a special exhibition of creative work produced by people with disabilities from throughout the county.

With a launch concert on May 6.

From Thursday 4 June, 10am - 5pm daily, free of charge

Coast by David Olsthoorn

David’s unique style is influenced by his surroundings, taking his main inspiration from stretches of untouched coastlines around Ireland, especially his native Co. Clare. His images are always a little different, taking the mundane out of a simple scene and turning it into an interesting instant of life, captured through a lens.

Thursday 18 June, 7pm, €20 (launch, food, film shorts, talks & artist meet & greet)

Surf Film & Food Night

glór presents an evening showcasing the very best in surf film and photography.

Young, energetic Clare Photographer, David Olsthoorn will launch his beautiful exhibition Coast from 6.30pm, followed by scrumptious BBQ food courtesy of Nolan & Lambe at 7pm.  This will be followed by screenings at 8pm of a selection of short films by Clare based surf videographers, James Skerritt, MC, and Kevin Smith and a presentation on the films

There will be a post screening meet and greet by all the artists involved in the evening and Emerald Surfwear will also sell merchandise on the night.

The BBQ menu on the night will comprise:

  • Prime steak burger OR lemon & thyme marinated chicken breast burger with farmhouse relish, sautéed onions & butterhead lettuce
  • Speciality pork n’ leek sausage
  • Baby corn on the cob with melted butter
  • Selection of fresh homemade salads
  • A vegetarian option will be available

€10 tickets available for selection of shorts, talks and artist meet & greet only.

Wednesday 8 July - Monday 31 August, free of charge

Summer Open Submission Exhibition

glór’s annual open submission gives Clare artists, both established and emerging, an opportunity to showcase their work. This year’s exhibition has been selected by Mary Conlon, Artistic Director of Ormston House Cultural Resource Centre in Limerick.

Friday 14 & Saturday 15 August, 11am - 5pm, free of charge

Inis Artist Open Days

Clare based visual arts group Inis Artists are hosting two open days in glór. You are invited to come and meet the artists at a special display of their work and to enjoy a programme of demonstrations of some of the techniques they use across a wide variety of media.