September 5, 2018

Drawing Workshop with Dorothy Smith in Castlebar, Co Mayo

Progress Art Network will host a Drawing workshop by Dorthy Smith(Dublin RHA). Dorothy Smith is a graduate of IADT (MA in Visual Arts Practices), NCAD (Degree Fine Art Painting) and UCD (Post Graduate Diploma Arts Administration). She has exhibited widely. In march 2018 she had a solo show in the RHA Dublin. Previously she has taken part in six solo exhibitions and in group shows in the Lab, the Royal Hibernian Academy, the Hallward Gallery and the Original Print Gallery, Dublin, The Bourne Vincent Gallery, University College Limerick, the Lavit Gallery, Cork, the Gerard Dillon Gallery, the Royal Ulster Academy and the Gormley Gallery, Dublin and Belfast, the Royal Ulster Academy and Grafiska Sallskapet, Stockholm.

She is a recipient of the Taylor Bequest Award, has participated in the Boyle Arts Festival, Eigse, the Dublin International Print Festival and Cill Rialaig, Annamakerrig and Inislacken Residencies. Dorothy is a is a member of the Blackchurch Print Studio and Visual Artists Ireland.

The Workshop.
The workshop will focus on drawing and developing your own drawing practice. Day one will focus on drawing the head, seeing the head as an object or a landscape in itself. Exploring the use of line and visual strategies. Day two will focus on architecture and landscape, subject matter and drawing as thinking about place and vision.

Dates: Saturday and Sunday 29th and 30th of September
Times: 11am to 4pm each day
Fee: 130 Euro
Location: Breaffy N.S. School Hall Castlebar Co Mayo
Booking: Tel 087 6699142 or email

Drawing Workshop with Dorothy Smith in Castlebar, Co Mayo