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FLEETING II Laura Kelly

Laura Kelly’s process-based practice is focused on making an expanded form of drawing. Her constructed drawing installations move between the wall and floor and are constituted from a variety of ephemeral materials – including paper, wood, thread, graphite and tape – and incorporate both 2- and 3d elements. For this exhibition, she has created two […]


Internship Programme 2017

126 is delighted to announce an open call to all graduates who wish to participate in the 2017 Internship programme. Six interns will be selected for a six-month internship running from July to December 2018. The interns will be mentored by the board members and will gain experience in all aspects of running the gallery […]


ANNUAL MEMBERS’ SHOW 2017 OPEN CALL ‘brainchild’

126 Artist-Run Gallery invite submissions of works in any medium by artists within our membership for the 10th Annual 126 members’ show, which will be held in both 126 Gallery in Galway and The Western Carolina University (WCU) Fine Art Museum, USA. This open call is particularly exciting as we will also offer one of […]


RARE EXPORTS#2 RESIDENCY 2016: Gašper Jemec

3/12/2016 – 17/12/2016 126 Artist-Run Gallery, in partnership with Sheila Flannagan, ARTFarm, Co. Galway, invited a European artist to take part the second phase of the Rare Exports exchange program: Rare Exports #2, a two week paid residency in ARTFarm, IRELAND. The residency was funded by the Arts Council Ireland Visual Arts Project Award 2016 […]