Various art galleries will be open over the weekend. Look out as you walk round on the Taste Trail.

Heritage Cereals

On display at An Díseart from 04 Oct to 06 Oct and in Dingle Hub until 31 Oct 2019. 

CERERE – Cereal Renaissance in Rural Europe, funded by the European Commission’s Horizon 2020 programme – identifies novel, practical ways to support the cultivation and promotion of heritage cereals. CERERE involves universities, farmers, entrepreneurs and heritage societies across the EU.

Their research across Europe has identified smaller producers who benefit also by producing

more localised, niche varieties. These appeal to consumers seeking novel beers, crackers,

fermented and baked goods and breakfast cereals – many of which have nutritional advantages.

A CERERE artwork by Sadhbh Gaston was commissioned, making use of cross stitch to

produce pixelated images of Irish landrace and heritage cereal seeds, varieties that until recently were considered irrelevant to modern farming. Each embroidered work is accompanied by a text that tells the story of the specific seed in relation to CERERE in Ireland. Lead researcher for Teagasc, Dr Áine Macken-Walsh explains, “the arts are powerful in stimulating creativity – our exhibition has attracted diverse people together to focus on the important topic of heritage cereals. Artistic representations of heritage cereals are provoking new ideas, challenging traditional beliefs & norms, and widening social, cultural and economic possibilities in people’s minds – this is all enormously resourceful of resilience’.

Original Kerry – Green Street

Exhibition

Food Themed Ceramic Exhibition with Colleen Bowler

All Weekend; 

A ceramic exhibition upstairs starting on the Friday and through the weekend, with a food theme by Colleen Bowler. She will be sending you an image and text. This could go on same page with Donnachas workshops.

Carol Cronin Gallery

Carol Cronin’s large scale ocean paintings can be seen at The Carol Cronin Gallery on Green Street. The paintings have worldwide appeal and Cronin has been commissioned to complete large scale work in places as far afield as The Caribbean, Central America, Northern America as well as in Europe.

www.carolcronin.com FB: The Carol Cronin Gallery Phone 086-103 1074 for appointments

Tiny Art Pop-up Exhibition

Above Grey’s Lane Bistro

Opening Times : Friday11am – 6pm,  Saturday 11am-7pm and Sunday 11am-3pm.

Following on from the huge success of last years exhibition Tiny Art is back with new works by Jenny McCarthy, Ruth Carbery and Lynne Stratton. The Tiny Art movement is a genre with a focus on miniature painting, engraving & sculpture.

All prices from €150.

All Welcome

Tripster

Green Street

TRIPSTER is a new shop on the top Green Street specialising in modern day travel posters. Each one is designed and printed in Dingle. Iconic locations in Kerry are represented in a vintage poster art style.

email: irishtravelposters@gmail.com

www.tripster.ie

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