What's on

  1. Stylised print of a human head against a rust-red background


    Lecture \ From the Local to the Transnational: Situating the Bauhaus

    06 October 15.00 - 16.00

    Join Professor Kathleen James-Chakraborty for a free lecture on the Bauhaus, in connection with our exhibition 'Bauhaus 100: The Print Portfolios'.

  2. © National Gallery of Ireland

    Early years

    New Parents' Tour

    07 October 14.00 - 14.45

    Join us for a free tour for parents, guardians, and carers of young children.

  3. Oil painting of two young boys swimming and holding onto the bow of a white boat.


    Talk and Tea \ Sorolla

    08 October 11.00 - 11.50

    Join curators Dr Aoife Brady and Dr Brendan Rooney as they discuss the exhibition Sorolla: Spanish Master of Light.

  4. Aerial view of Gallery Courtyard


    Teacher Network Evening

    10 October 16.00 - 18.00


  5. Viewing

    Hellelil and Hildebrand, the Meeting on the Turret Stairs

    10 October 17.30 - 18.30

    Frederic William Burton's much-loved watercolour is available to view for one hour on Thursdays, and one hour on Sundays.

  6. Photo of a room set up for an art class with lots of easels and canvases on tables

    Special event

    Tipple with Art

    10 October 17.45 - 19.45

    This month, participants will be recreating one of the images from our Sorolla exhibition

  7. Half-length oil painting of a bearded man with dark hair.


    Lecture \ Sorolla the Cosmopolitan

    10 October 18.30 - 19.30

    Christopher Riopelle, Neil Westreich Curator of Post-1800 Paintings, the National Gallery, London, speaking about the life and work of Sorolla

  8. A tour of the collection. © National Gallery of Ireland.


    Highlights Tour

    10 October 18.30 - 19.15

    A free tour of some of the highlights of the collection.

  9. Photo of a detail of a colourful Gaelic Revival style mural showing interlaced designs and a stylised human figure.


    Friends: Day Trip to the Dominican Oratory of the Sacred Heart, Dún Laoghaire

    11 October 9.30 - 18.00

    Join us for a very special day trip inspired by the Gallery’s collection of material related to Sister M. Concepta Lynch and the Dominican Oratory of the Sacred Heart.

  10. An abstract composition by Wassily Kandinsky entitled Composition, dating to 1922. Image: Courtesy of Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Graphische Sammlung. Photo: © Staatsgalerie Stuttgart

    Pop-up talk

    Pop-up Talk \ Wassily Kandinsky's Composition

    11 October 13.15 - 13.45

    Join Dr Sarah Wilson for a free lunchtime talk focused on Wassily Kandinsky's print, on view in our current Bauhaus exhibition.