What's on

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

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

    Children

    Drop-in family session

    A free art-making workshop for families.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. A tour of the refurbished rooms. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Evening tour

    31 May 18.30 - 19.15

    Join us for a free tour of the collection.

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

    Friends

    Friends' Talk: Self-Portrait as Timanthes

    01 June 11.00 - 11.30

    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.

    Pop-up talk

    Emil Nolde: Nature and Fantasy

    01 June 13.15 - 13.45

    A short informal talk, taking place in the 'Emil Nolde: Colour is Life' exhibition space. Free for exhibition ticket holders.

  10. A tour guide speaking about Vera Klute's bust of Gerry Hynes. © National Gallery of Ireland.

    Tour

    Highlights tour

    04 June 11.30 - 12.15

    A free tour of highlights from the collection.