The Model

Informal Music Afternoon

category: music

31 Mar. 2019 /

Live music in a relaxed atmosphere with cabaret-style seating and the Café in operation with always a great mix of music from different genres.

The Model Cinema in partnership with Sligo Film Society

category: film

10 Jan. - 18 Apr. 2019 /

The Model Cinema in partnership with Sligo Film Society. Thursdays, 8 pm. €8/€6 conc. Tickets available on the door.

Secondary School Films

category: film

14 Feb. - 04 Apr. 2019 /

A multicultural film programme exploring cinematic themes and film in secondary school curricula. Screenings are presented in association with IFI Education.

aemi Touring Programme; Delirious Rhythm, 1936-2017

category: film

25 Apr. 2019 /

Films selected by Vivienne Dick Curated on the occasion of ’93% Stardust’, Vivienne Dick’s major retrospective at IMMA in 2017, ‘Delirious Rhythm’ comprises a personal selection of films that inspire her internationally acclaimed experimental film work.

aemi Touring Programme; To train the whole body as a tongue

category: film

02 May 2019 /

Curated by Sarah Browne “This series of films is curated around my piece, Report to an Academy (2016), whose protagonist has transformed herself from a human into an octopus. Working in an impossible, Kafkaesque environment, she chose to surrender spoken language and take on the form of the agile octopus as a way to find a ‘way out’.

The Model in partnership with the Irish Film Institute presents Local Films for Local People: Snapshots of Sligo

category: film

09 May 2019 /

A unique collection of films from the IFI Irish Film Archive, celebrating Sligo in amateur and professional film from the 1920s to more recent times.

The Keeper; To have and to hold

category: exhibitions

09 Feb. - 14 Apr. 2019 /

Featuring the work of over 70 Irish and international artists and designers including Ed Atkins, Susan Hiller, Taus Makhacheva and Elizabeth Price, and the biggest showcase of The Niland Collection to date.

Richard Bolhuis; Underground Bliss

category: exhibitions

27 Apr. - 23 Jun. 2019 /

A solo exhibition by visual artist, musician and composer Richard Bolhuis presented by The Model in partnership with the Museum De Buitenplaats.

Cairde Visual 2019

category: exhibitions

06 Jul. - 18 Aug. 2019 /

The Model is delighted to present the third year of our partnership with Cairde Sligo Arts Festival’s on their annual open submission exhibition.

Torsten Lauschmann

category: exhibitions

31 Aug. - 03 Nov. 2019 /

The Model will present Torsten Lauschmann’s first Irish solo exhibition with support from the Goethe Institut Irland. Lauschmann’s work, notable for its innovative and idiosyncratic approach includes photography, sound, video, online projects, performance and installation.

Maria Loboda

category: exhibitions

16 Nov. 2019 - 02 Feb. 2020 /

In the final exhibition of 2019, The Model reconnects with Maria Loboda, an outstanding contemporary artist with a strong international reputation, who previously participated in the group exhibition, Psychic Lighthouse, at The Model in 2015.