F.W. Burton, In Joyce Country (Connemara, County Galway), c.1840
F.W. Burton (1816-1900), In Joyce Country (Connemara, County Galway), c.1840. © National Gallery of Ireland.Credit


Watercolour course with John Keating

11 January - 25 January

Millennium Wing Studio

€95 for the three-week course

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This January, internationally renowned Irish artist John Keating will lead a course that will explore the use of watercolour.

The course will coincide with three separate exhibitions that showcase the mastery of watercolour: the Frederic William Burton exhibition, the annual J.M.W. Turner exhibition, and the exhibition of William Orpen's war landscapes.

Each workshop will begin with a contextualizing visit to the exhibition, followed by a practical workshop.

All high-quality materials provided.

Course outline:

11 January 2018      


Affection to Affliction: Burton's Figures

18 January 


The Alpine Landscape: Turner's Journeys to Italy

25 January


The Battlefield: Landscapes as Graveyards in Orpen's Work