What's on

  1. Guercino, Jacob Blessing the Sons of Joseph, c.1620

    Tour

    Baroque art and Guercino

    27 May 11.30 - 12.15

    A free tour exploring baroque art in the collection, including the work of Italian artist Guercino.

  2. Drop-in family workshop at the National Gallery of Ireland.

    Children

    Drop-in family session

    27 May 11.30 - 13.30

    A free art-making workshop for families.

  3. A young child on a free family friendly tour in the Millennium Wing. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Children

    Family-friendly tour

    27 May 12.30 - 13.15

    A free tour of the collection tailored to engage young visitors and their families.

  4. Guercino (1591-1666), 'The Virgin and Child' (for the Madonna del Carmine Presenting a Scapular to a Carmelite, in Cento's Pinacoteca Civica, c.1615).  © National Gallery of Ireland

    Tour

    Baroque art and Guercino

    27 May 13.30 - 14.15

    A free tour exploring baroque art in the collection, including the work of Italian artist Guercino.

  5. Detail from Rose Barton, Going to the Levée at Dublin Castle, 1897

    Talk

    'Full of animated and interesting pictures': Dublin, 1850-1920

    27 May 15.00 - 16.00

    A free talk in association with the exhibition Drawing Dublin.

  6. Gerrit van Honthorst, A Muscial Party, c.1616-1618.

    Pop-up talk

    Per Cantar Sonecti: When Music and Painting Meet

    28 May 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk about Italian Renaissance arias of Tromboncino, Virchi and Bossinensis.

  7. Saint Francis, in profile, wearing a cowl-necked brown robe and looking upwards, standing in front of a swirling blue and white sky.

    Pop-up talk

    Saint Francis Receiving the Stigmata

    29 May 13.15 - 13.45

    A free pop-up talk in front of El Greco's painting.

  8. James Barry (1741-1806), 'Self-Portrait as Timanthes', c.1780-1803. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: Self-Portrait as Timanthes

    30 May 12.00 - 12.30

    A free talk for members of the Friends of the National Gallery of Ireland.

  9. Emil Nolde (1867-1956), 'Exotic Figures II', 1911 © Nolde Stiftung Seebüll.

    Workshop

    Bealtaine Festival: Nolde still life workshop

    30 May 15.00 - 16.30

    A visit to the exhibition Emil Nolde: Colour is Life, followed by a still life workshop led by artist Caomhán Mac Con Iomaire. All older adults welcome.

  10. Emil Nolde's black and white woodcut, called Prophet, which depicts a man's face.

    Workshop

    Introduction to monoprinting

    31 May 18.00 - 20.00

    Join members of GUM Collective for a practical printmaking workshop inspired by Emil Nolde's artwork.