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ALL KIDS: COVID-19 Time Capsule / Taisceadán Todhchaí

✍️ FOR ALL KIDS: In many years to come we hope for Donegal County Museum and Donegal County Archives to have a great collection documenting how we were feeling and reacting to these uncertain COVID-19 days. Have a think about filling one of these COVID Time Capsule sheets with your children…...

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Chef Aid Letterkenny auction, poetry readings & new residencies

Redmond’s last auction and introducing our newest Virtual Artist-in-Residence BIDDING begins today on the last of three sculptures to be created in aid of Chef Aid Letterkenny by RCC Virtual Artist-in-Residence Redmond Herrity. We also introduce our newest artist, Maura Logue. The auctions of Ramelton-based sculptor Redmond Herrity’s piece have…...

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Well-known surgeon celebrates Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way

A WELL-KNOWN Donegal-based surgeon’s love of photography and poetry as led to a new publication being launched next month. Dr Michael Sugrue’s new book, Donegal’s Wild Atlantic Way, will be officially launched at the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny on Saturday, 5th October. A labour of love compiled by Michael over…...

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Creative Coast Donegal Action Plan Launch

A NEW three-year strategy to build a strong creative and digital economy in Donegal was officially launched in the Regional Cultural Centre last week. The vision of the Strategic Action Plan for Creative Entrepreneurship 2019-2022 by Creative Coast Donegal is to build robust, confident, financially viable and collaboration-friendly businesses. Michael…...

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PLASTIC COMMISSION – OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS

Science Gallery Dublin is excited to announce that with the support of Science Foundation Ireland’s (SFI) Discover Programme, we are seeking to commission up to four artworks to be exhibited during 2020 as part of our PLASTIC national programme. PLASTIC will explore the materiality and life cycle of plastic as…...

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First Trad Week show sells out

The Music Network concerts on Saturday, January 19, featuring (pictured above) Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Siobhan Miller, Damien Mullane & Anna Massie is one of our hot tips for this year’s Letterkenny Trad Week. THIS year’s fourth Letterkenny Trad Week (January 19-27), brought to you in association with the Donegal News,…...

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Trad and folk super group for RCC Gallery this weekend

Photo Credit: John Soffe Photography This Friday, May 18 Music Network Presents Heidi Talbot, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, John McCusker and Paul Meehan in concert together for the very first time. To give you a taster of what is in store, below is a beautiful performance by the quartet performing on…...

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Reframing the Border – RCC Events (Photography Talks, Workshops and Tours)

Reframing the Border – Remote Photo Festival 2018 Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny Events Programme Friday 11th May 4pm – 5.30pm Suzanne Lacy – Across and In-Between, co-commissioned by Belfast International Arts Festival and 14-18 Now. Workshop led by Suzanne Lacy will discuss creative responses to the border. The session will begin…...

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Trad and folk stars from both sides of the Irish Sea

Artists from both sides of the Irish Sea join forces in the intimate setting of the RCC Gallery. On Friday, May 18 Music Network Presents Heidi Talbot, Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, John McCusker and Paul Meehan in concert together for the very first time. Rejoice in the energetic polkas and slides…...

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Acclaimed indie-rock songwriter Jeffrey Lewis for Letterkenny

Distorted Perpectives Presents: Jeffrey Lewis in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny next month. Acclaimed indie-rock songwriter Jeffrey Lewis began recording homemade cassettes at home in New York City in 1998, before coming to the attention of Rough Trade Records (label of the Smiths, the Strokes, Belle & Sebastian, etc) and…...

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