The Sleep Concert – Steven Stapleton

A 12 hour concert with bed-and-breakfast included!An absurd idea? Maybe?A unique experience? Definitely! 2014’s Drogheda Arts Festival saw the Irish premiere of a ‘Sleep Concert’ by Steven Stapleton the legendary avant garde musician best know under his guise as NURSE

INSIGHT – INSOUND – A/V Group exhibition

‘Insight – Insound’ was a one-day screening of audio-visual art. The event took place in Barlow House, one of the sites of Droichead Arts Centre. The premise of this exhibition was to showcase the work of artists/ filmmakers in which

DRAG ACID #3 (Conor McMahon)

A Hunger Blowing Up From The Inland – Drag Acid #3by Wildernish (Conor McMahon) 7 inch Visual zine with a vinyl replica audio CDR hand numbered and presented in a clear sleeve8 Full colour images double-page spreadCover printed 4/0 on

GapFill: More Beauty, More Happiness – Alan MaGee

GapFill: More Beauty, More Happiness was a solo exhibition by Alan Magee presented together with Highlanes Gallery. Opened on Culture Night, this show proposed a site-specific installation in The Old Schoolhouse along with some of Magee’s sculptural works. GapFill: More

The ‘Mills Of God’ grind exceedingly slow.

  This came in as an ‘Anonymous’ submission and its pretty amazing. Its a master class in appropriation. A genre hopping mashup of 80’s rock & pop, old movies,samples, novelty records, ads, outsider music,metal riffs, zany voice overs and……. animal

Mural & Exhibition – Erica Il Cane

Internationally renowned Italian artist Erica il Cane was brought to Drogheda for the Drogheda Arts Festival to create a large mural that now envelops the outer-walls of the Droichead Arts Centre. The mural was painted over the course of the

Dedication piece – Stefan Riebel

‘THIS IS DEDICATED TO THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW…..’ Stefan Riebel’s dedication pieces series consists of a number of textual propositions realized as modest poetic interventions that are at once poignant, ironic and whimsical.These statements presented on windows, in shopping centres,

Concrete Abstractions – Dee Walsh

Concrete Abstractions Artist Dee Walsh a solo exhibition ‘Concrete Abstractions’ featured a selection of her most recent large scale paintings and drawings and was held in a pop up space on Drogheda’s West street. It was Walsh’s first solo exhibit

Penny Rimbaud & Louise Elliott Performance

As a closing event for the retrospective exhibition ‘Lost for words’ by Gee Vaucher, a performance night was hosted of poetry and music by ‘Crass’ founder Penny Rimbaud and musician Louise Elliott. Penny Rimbaud is a writer, poet, philosopher, painter,

DRAG ACID #2 (Jason O’Reilly)

7 inch Visual zine with CDR in clear sleeve. Images & audio by Jason O’Reilly. A thirtythree-45 production. Limited to 75 copies. 10 euro plus P&P 15 Full colour images Cover printed 4/0 on 250g Gloss Text printed 4/4 on

Lost for Words – Gee Vaucher

A 40 year retrospective of Gee Vaucher, the iconic visual artist and former member/artist of the legendary Anarcho Punk Band ‘Crass’. This was Gee’s first ever solo exhibition in Ireland. Complementing the exhibition there was a screening of the film

I don’t know where I am – Adrian & Shane

I don’t know where I am Drogheda artists Adrian+Shane have been working together since 1998. Using paint, collage, stencils, photos and video their practice is a mixture of playfullness and social commentary. Much of their work includes self-portraiture.The exhibition titled