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West Cork Arts Centre

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Exhibition: Coming Home: Art and the great hunger

Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre is a purpose-built building for the arts in West Cork. it comprises... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Adamthegardener
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Crawfordsburn, United Kingdom
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Art and the great hunger exhibition

We were so amazed by the quality of the exhibition and the gallery itself - what an amazingly... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Sarah C
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre is a hub of arts activity right in the heart of Skibbereen. Its two main galleries house contemporary art exhibitions that intrigue and inspire, presenting artwork by local, national and international artists and a...more
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Uillinn: West Cork Arts Centre is a purpose-built building for the arts in West Cork. it comprises two contemporary galleries, three artists' studios, a work space, a multi-purpose dance/performance/film/lecture space,café, courtyard and office space. A visit to this traveling exhibition is a truly moving experience!...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Unfortunately the day we visited the main area was closed as they were setting up an exhibition. So that is why I gave it 3 stars. We did however see the miniature exhibition which my kids really enjoyed. I hope to return and next time...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We were so amazed by the quality of the exhibition and the gallery itself - what an amazingly moving exhibition! We just got in with an hour to spare, but could easily have spent loads more time there, there was so much to see, some...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My first reaction to seeing the rusted box that is the West Cork Arts Centre was how inappropriate the design was for the site. By the end of a week I modified my opinion, and even began to enjoy the colour of the rusty finish....More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

If you are in Skibbereen you should go and see the Great Famine exhibition, very sad, but very beautiful artwork that really reflects the true sadness of the Famine. Staff very friendly, pleasant & helpful.

Thank Kinsale35
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Such an emotive exhibition with some beautiful artwork. Staff are knowledgeable,friendly and welcoming.

Thank ballybogliza
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Well worth a visit whether or not, you are interested in modern art. The exhibitions change and are variable. Five story building with the lift provides stunning views of the Skibbereen town. Entrance is free but contribution’s welcomed. There is a café next door with...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

West Cork Arts Centre, a gem in the heart of West Cork. Beautiful Buliding with a variety of Artistic Experiences. Excellent exhibitions and amazing little cafe. Well worth a visit!

Thank Aisling R
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Incredible experience, great mixture of local & international artists. Check out various exhibitions on throughout the year, well worth a visit.

Thank Bernadette H
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Always worth visiting. There is a good balance between local and international work, always well curated

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