Crawford Art GallerySubscribe

Please note all enquires for any of the Lecture details below need to be directed to the relevant organisations 

Cork Historical Art Society

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Lectures commence at 8pm

Wednesday 7 February 8pm
Dr. Maurice F. Hurley and Dr. Alan Hawkes Archaeological excavations at Beamish and Crawford, Cork

Wednesday 7 March 8pm
Dr. Connie Kelliher Tracing the cultural landscape of illicit behaviour in southwest Ireland in the early seventeenth century

Wednesday 18 April 8pm NOTE VENUE
Independence Museum, Kilmurry, Lissarda, Co. Cork
Dr. Donal O Drisceoil Mapping the Irish Revolution

Cork Literary and Scientific Society

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Lectures commence at 8pm

Thursday 18 January

Author, travel photojournalist and publisher, Kari Herbert will recall her childhood in northwest Greenland in ‘The Explorer's Daughter’.

Thursday 25 January
Fascinating memories of a much-loved theatre will be recalled by teacher, author and actor Kevin N. Power in his talk on ‘The Old Opera House, My Second Home’.

Thursday 1 February
Frances McCarthy, CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, will look at the history of space flight, human exploration of the Moon and robotic explorers of the solar system in her presentation entitled ‘Space Exploration’.

Thursday 8 February
Daniela Iacopino, researcher at the Tyndall National Institute, will present ‘Nanotechnology meets art: applications of nanomaterials in art conservation and preservation’.

Thursday 15 February
The president of Cork Literary and Scientific Society, Canon George Salter, will look at a beautiful part of Ireland in his presentation on ‘North Kerry and the Ring of Kerry’.

Thursday 22 February
Karl Brady from the Underwater Archaeology Unit of the National Monuments Service will discuss ‘Diving into the Past: Archaeological Investigations of Ancient Logboats from Lough Corrib, Co. Galway’.

Thursday 1 March
Our season concludes with a talk by expert researcher Jim Herlihy on ‘Tracing your Irish Police Ancestors’.

University College Cork 

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Tel; 021 4904 737

COURSE TITLE: Art and artists of the Italian Renaissance
LECTURER: Mr Matthew Whyte
TIME: 10:30-12:30
DATES: 29 January to 5 March
VENUE: Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork

COURSE TITLE: The Culture of the Big House (am)
LECTURER: Mr James Cronin, Dr Eva McMullen, Dr Dagmar Ó Riain-Raedel , Ms Regina Sexton, Dr Eibhear Walshe
TIME: 10:30-12:30
DATES: 30 January to 3 April
VENUE: Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork

COURSE TITLE: Saints, Scholars, Wild Geese and Grand Tourists: the Irish abroad
LECTURER: Dr Dagmar Ó Riain
TIME: 10:30-12:30
DATES: 31 January to 21 March
VENUE: Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork

COURSE TITLE: Understanding music: an introduction to music appreciation (am)
LECTURER: Dr Eva McMullen
TIME: 10:30-12:30
DATES: 1 February to 5 April
VENUE: Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork

Maclise Art Society

Lectures commence at 7.30pm
Lectures: Take place on the 1st Friday of every month, excluding June, July & August & Lectures commence at 7.30pm

All Enquires please contact 
Phone: 086 3829346

February 2nd 2018
March 2nd 2018
April 6th 2018
May 4th 2018
September 7th 2018
October 5th 2018
November 2nd 2018
December 7th 2018