This is Not Architecture
This is Not ArchitectureOpening Monday 24 April 2017

Owen Boss, Stephen Brandes, Gerard Byrne, Elaine Hoey, Eithne Jordan,Elaine Leader, Maggie Madden, Colin Martin, Tom O’Dea, Winnie Pun

Architecture and the built environment is discussed and explained entirely through secondary representations- photography, film, drawing, books and TV. Paradoxically the built environment is meant to be experienced in real time and space but it is illustrated and explained through representations. Architects learn, imagine and conceive of the built environment through representation. This exhibition looks at how artists represent and discuss the built environment, what are the biases and limitations inherent in representing the real?

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Susan MacWilliam: Modern Experiments
Susan MacWilliam: Modern ExperimentsClosing 8 April 2017

Susan MacWilliam: Modern Experiments is the largest and most comprehensive exhibition of MacWilliam’s work to date. It presents key pieces from the artist’s career with a focus on works created from 1998 onward when the artist began working with video.

Since then, MacWilliam’s work has investigated obscure and overlooked histories and cases of perceptual and paranormal phenomena. Using anecdote, reconstruction, forms of portraiture and detailed editing, she has made work about mediumship, ectoplasm, x-ray vision, telepathy, table tilting, clairvoyance and dermo optical perception.

The work presented in this exhibition forms a unique and significant body of material exploring subjects that are on the periphery and beyond mainstream scientific and psychological study.
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Chilodren’s Saturday Workshop: A Sense-ational Diorama. A Kuda Bux-Kinda Box
Chilodren’s Saturday Workshop: A Sense-ational Diorama. A Kuda Bux-Kinda BoxSaturday 1 April 2017

Working with video, photography and installation Susan MacWilliam's work explores cases of paranormal and perceptual phenomena. Facilitator Julie Duhy leads a special workshop focusing on the exhibition, considering the five senses, discussing what a sixth sense may be, and exploring 'eyeless sight', the ability to see without using the eyes.

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Creative Space for those living with Alzheimer's and Dementia
Creative Space for those living with AlzheimerHighlanes Gallery is delighted to announce the launch of a new pilot programme developed especially for people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia.

Starting in October (2015), the gallery, in conjunction with The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, and with the support of the Franciscan Order, began a series of monthly gallery-based sessions for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
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Limited Edition Diary and Calendar 2017
Limited Edition Diary and Calendar 2017Limited Edition Calendar and Diary 2017

Highlanes Gallery marks its first decade with this special Calendar focussing on the Drogheda Municipal Art Collection and a week to view 2017 Diary, Artists, Art & Audiences

Both are available at the gallery for €10, or email info@highlanes.ie to arrange for postal delivery
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Relish Cafe and Foodhall
Relish Cafe and FoodhallRelish Cafe and Foodhall is a fresh, vibrant continental style cafe, using quality local produce to create home cooked food in a stylish and sophisticated setting.

Relish take pride in using locally sourced ingredients, imaginatively and creatively presented in each of their cafes, and with a friendly and efficient service.
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