The Far Field as part of MUSICTOWN in IMMA April 17th

The Far Field – a magical music performance at IMMA on April 17th at 12 noon, 2pm & 3.30pm.       Tickets €5 (1 adult & 2 children) directly from eventbrite .FarField_Musictownposter

The otherworldly realm of fairies is brought to life in this music performance for young children (aged 5+), developed and performed by Thomas Johnston (whistles/song) with Seán McElwain (guitar/fiddle/whistle), and Emma Fisher (puppeteer).

One Spring day, Lonán the farmer discovers a magical whistle hidden in a hare’s nest. Suspecting that it belongs to the fairy folk who live at the edge of his farm, Lonán decides that the whistle should be returned to its rightful owners.  What follows on his journey to the far field are strange and wonderful encounters with Cara the cow, a mischievous hare, shiny singing stones, and a hooley under the hawthorn tree.



Citizen Artist – studio 468

studio 468 has created a new awards programme CITIZEN ARTIST that seeks to interrogate our current state of being and inform new thinking and artistic practices.  CITIZEN ARTIST seeks proposals from artists, groups of place and interest, inter-disciplinary collectives/creative practices that seek to research ideas, to challenge and test and build modes of inter-disciplinary thinking and art practice.  These can be between 6 months and two years in order to consider and combine research, provocations, realisations and challenges.

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This is Public & Sexy

RGKSKSRG with studio 468/Common Ground present This is Public & Sexy, a collection of artworks, choreographers and minor dramas, performed live. Saturday 6 February 2016 from 8pm to midnight in St Andrews Community Centre, Rialto. Tickets €10.00 available through Eventbrite.

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January News

studio 468: Emma Haugh & RGKSKSRG

Emma Haugh’s solo exhibition, curated by RGKSKSRG, at NCAD  Gallery is reviewed by Gemma Tipton for Frieze magazine.

RGKSKSRG’s closing public event will take place in St Andrews Community Centre on February 6th 2016. THIS IS PUBLIC & SEXY will host live performances, featuring Irish and International artists and choreographers. This ticketed event will be publicised through our website, facebook and twitter.