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Visual Arts

51st Birr Vintage Week & Arts Festival
Open Submission Group Show Call.
Submission of work: Friday July 26th & Saturday July 27th: Oxmantown National School, Model Road, Birr 2-5pm

Download the submission form HERE

Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival Masterclasses

This year we are offering two Master classes, both set in the beautiful grounds of Birr Castle and using the pavilion as a base.
Plein Air Masterclass with Neal Greig A.R.U.A.
Acclaimed landscape painter Neal Greig will be leading a Plein Air Master class in the same setting as the 2017 Painting the Nation final. Neal is a multi award winning painter, including the prestigious Pollock Krastner award , and is a tutor at the Dublin Plein Air Festival. 
Saturday August 3rd 10am -4.30pm - cost €25
Pinhole Photography Master class with Harry Moore
Harry Moore has spent many years developing his own take on pinhole photography, producing large format time based works . In this two day Master class he will introduce you to the medium and you will develop your own images. 
Thursday and Friday August 8th and 9th 10am - 4.30pm. Cost €60, all materials are supplied.
Bookings through Birr Castle or phone 0579120336

More information about the artists (links below)

A Selection of work from previous years of Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival