Perambulatory Rhetorics


New work by Victoria Smith and Lisa Sweeney The Niland Gallery, Merchants Road, Galway City November 26th – December 10th ‘The Paths taken by strollers consist of a series of turnings and returning that can be likened to “turns of phrase” or “stylistic devices”. A perambulatory rhetoric does exist. The art of “turning” a phrase has its counterpart »

TULCA :: After the Fall


Curated by Megs Morley  November 4th – 20th, 2011 The Niland Gallery is delighted to be a part of Tulca 2011: After the Fall curated by Megs Morley. We will be hosting the work of Fillipo Berta, Nilu Izadi, Joanne Richardson and David Rych as part of the festival for the full two weeks. The gallery is »



Maeve Curtis, Kate Molloy and Beth O’ Halloran Curated by Mark Cullen The Niland Gallery October 1st – 30th Opening Reception: Friday 30th of September 6 – 8pm. Mark Cullen was invited by Engage Studios to curate a show in The Niland Gallery following some form of interaction with the artists of Engage Studios. The idea of »

In Extremis


A group exhibition with: Tadhg O’Cuirín, Anne O’ Byrne (Artspace Studios Galway), Tim Acheson, Brid Egan, Jennifer Cunningham (RHA Residency Dublin) and Mitch Conlon. Curated by Tim Acheson.The Niland Gallery, Galway 23 – 24th September 2011 Opening reception: Culture Night, Friday 23rd September 2011, 6-8pm. The theme for the show ‘In Extremis’ is a Latin phrase meaning “in the farthest reaches” or “at the point »



Artists from Monster Truck Studios (Dublin) and Engage Art Studios (Galway) Ella Burke, Ann Maria Healy, Steve McCarthy, Angela O’Brien, Lesley Ann O’Connell, Tadhg O’Cuirín, Noilin O’Kelly and Jim Ricks  The Niland Gallery, Lower Merchants Road 11th – 24th July 2011 Opening reception: Wednesday July 13th 6pm. An artistic ‘face off’ between Monster Truck Studios (Dublin) and »



Hammer and Feather – Experiments in Space


A group exhibition with Tim Acheson, David Beattie, Karl Burke, Cecilia Dannell, Angela Fulcher, Dana Gentile, Ann Maria Healy, Clare Lymer, Laura McMorrow and Victoria McCormack. Curated by Mary Conlon The Niland Gallery 10th June – 2nd July 2011 Opening reception: Thursday 9 June 2011, 6-8pm Forty years ago this summer, Commmander David Scott conducted an experiment on the moon. »

What are you thinking?


A group show of Adapt Galway members The Niland Gallery Lower Merchant’s Road 14 April – 7 May 2011 A collaborative exhibition will be held in the Niland Galley, Merchants Road, curated by Austin Ivers, lecturer in GMIT.  The artist-led groups supporting Adapt Galway are represented in the exhibition by the artists: Eimearjean McCormack, Laura brennan, Jim »

TULCA Living on the Edge


Tulca 2010: Living on the Edge: People, Place & Possibility with Engage Art Studios at The Niland Gallery  Galway November 6th – 21st, 2010 Tulca Festival of Visual Arts 2010 will present the work of over 40 national and international artists across 8 venues and public spaces in Galway city and will include a hectic »

Culture Night


Galway City Culture Night 2010 Open Studios at Engage September 24th, 6 –9pm Am hofe könig peters uberprufen wird die hochzeit vorbereitet, hier erst erkennen beide einander