Artists painting musicians in the Shaw Room of the National Gallery of Ireland
Image © National Gallery of Ireland. Photographer: Jack Caffrey, The Pimlico Project, 2017Credit

Special Projects \ Education and Learning

The Education team create and facilitate numerous exciting projects in collaboration with artists, musicians and art educators every year. 

A selection of highlights from the programme are outlined below.

Artists in the Merrion Square forecourt of the National Gallery of Ireland, taking part in a plein-air painting field trip as part of the Art in the Open festival.

Art in the Open 2018

The Gallery collaborated with the annual plein air painting festival.

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St Mary's National School \ Beyond Caravaggio

A group of students worked with the Gallery and the Abbey Theatre to write and perform a play inspired by the work of Caravaggio.

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