Tuesday, March 15, 2011


Our opening was a great success on Saturday night and the exhibition continues all this week, 11am to 6pm daily. Free admission. Here are a selection of pictures from the night.

Juno McLoughlin
One half of The Lunar Jazz Ensemble
Lee Ní Chinnéide
Tommy Campbell and Joyce Little; Úna's work in the background
Zara Little-Campbell
Joshua Little-Campbell & friend
Grellan Ganly & Ber O'Halloran
Ella Grealy & Aisling Murphy, admiring Brendan's work
Naoise Murphy & Finn Dillon
Tommy strikes a deal over the bog oak dog
Juno & Finbar McLoughlin
Nuala Ní Chonchúir & Úna O'Connor
Úna Spain & friend
John Dillon, with Grellan's work
Martina Finn & Matty Ganly
People enjoying the art and wine
Nuala with her art book, Joyce and Tommy's work behind

Friday, March 11, 2011


Tommy Campbell hanging Grellan Ganly's work
Tomorrow night is our launch of Ten Square Miles. Today was/is set-up day. Here are some pics and a sneak preview of some of the work.

Grellan and Brendan Grealy assessing the space
Bonding: Úna Spain and Juno McLoughlin
Ceramic bronzed head sculpture - by Grellan Ganly

Úna and Brenadan, making decisions
Grellan fixing one of his paintings
Úna deciding where to hang what - Juno looking on
The tools of the trade
Nuala Ní Chonchúir's photo book in situ

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

EXHIBITION LAUNCH - 12th March 2011

Group 8 will launch our latest exhibition, Ten Mile2, which is inspired by the historic Battle of Aughrim in 1691, on Saturday the 12th March at 7pm in Hayden's Hotel. Join us for a glass of wine and music from The Lunar Jazz Ensemble.

Ten Mile2 will run from the 12th March to the 19th March, 11am to 6pm daily, including St Patrick's Day. This weeklong exhibition will consist of original sculpture, installation, photography, painting and writing.

Free admission. All welcome.