What's on

  1. Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), 'Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid', c.1670. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

    09 September 9.30 - 16.30

    The National Gallery of Ireland will host a scholarly conference in connection with the landmark exhibition Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry.

  2. Johannes Vermeer (1632-1675), 'Woman with a Lute', c.1663-4. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Collis P. Huntington, 1900.


    Academic Conference: Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting

    09 September 9.30 - 16.30

    A scholarly conference in association with the landmark exhibition 'Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry'.

  3. Johannes Vermeer, 'Woman with a Pearl Necklace', 1663_4. Copyright Staatliche Museen zu Berlin-Preußischer Kulturbisitz, Berlin

    Special event

    Setting the Scene: Exploring the Dutch Golden Age

    10 September 10.00 - 17.00

    Join us for a day of free public activities dedicated to exploring life and art in the Dutch Golden Age.

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


    Drop in workshop: Exploring the stars

    10 September 11.30 - 13.30

    A free drop-in family workshop. This week's workshop is inspired by the Vermeer exhibition.

  5. Dutch Golden Details, as created by the team at Tropical Popical. (Photo via Tropical Popical Instagram account)

    Special event

    Dutch Golden Details with Tropical Popical

    10 September 12.00 - 16.00

    A collaboration with award winning nail salon, Tropical Popical.