Creative Art for 55+

Gail Norton, Creative Art 55+ 

Creative Art is designed so that everyone 55+ can have fun and be creative in the NGI. Just as we provide events for young adults, we also create programmes for older adults. Everyone is welcome. Events are free and no booking (or experience!) is necessary. 

Creative Art for 55+ Programme September to December 2014

Events, twice per month, on Wednesdays at 3pm

10 September: 'A lonely impulse of delight...' Music and Poetry of the Great War 
with Ted Courtney, Musician and Broadcaster - Gallery Lecture Theatre

17 September: Life Drawing Workshop 
with Niamh Aherne - Millennium Wing Studio

15 October: Creative Writing Workshop

Lines of Vision: Irish Writers at the National Gallery 
with Poet Enda Wyley and Joanne Drum, NGI - Atrium

22 October: Life Drawing Workshop
with Mary Kelly - Millennium Wing Studio

12 November: Creative Writing Workshop 
Lines of Vision: Irish Writers at the National Gallery 
with Poet Julie O'Callaghan and Niamh McNally, NGI - Atrium

19 November: Life Drawing Workshop 
with Jane Bowe - Atrium

17 December: Life Drawing Workshop 
with Caomhán Mac Con Iomaire - Atrium


DETAILS: Creative Art 55+ Life drawing workshops last c.50 minutes. Materials are provided. No special skills needed. Numbers limited to 25 on a first-come, first-served basis. On arrival check in at the Information Desk. For information contact education@ngi.ie or 01 663 3505.

Creative Writing Workshops are organised by the Education Department in association with the exhibition Lines of Vision: Irish Writers at the National Gallery. Zurich is Exhibition Partner of Lines of Vision: Irish Writers at the National Gallery

Zurich, Exhibition Partner for 'Lines of Vision'



Other useful Contacts
Age Action Ireland www.ageaction.ie | Active Retirement Ireland www.activeirl.ie | Age & Opportunity www.ageandopportunity.ie | Aontas – The Irish National Adult Learning Organisation www.aontas.com  | The Irish Pensioner’s Handbook www.theirishpensionershandbook.ie | Irish Association of Older People www.olderpeople.ie