15 THINGS TO DO IN TRISKEL IN 2015
Develop your creative writing skills with a workshop by best-selling novelist JOHN STACK 14 March. Daylong class aimed at budding writers hoping to get published.
Visit AESTHETIC LOGIC at our Link Gallery – a year long, evolving exhibition based on the life and work of one of Cork’s most influential citizens: George Boole, whose work forms the basis of modern computer science. His two anniversaries are celebrated by artists Marie Foley and curator Jobst Graeve.
TWISTED CELLULOID returns to Triskel Christchurch in 27 February – 1 March with a host of quirky, offbeat and surreal film titles. The annual cult film festival will feature speakers and special guests as well as a host of cult classics and recent releases from the underground movie world, selected by Chris O’Neill.
Michael Baumgartner’s exhibition WE LOOK runs in The Black Mariah until February 28. Drawing on Baumgartner’s experience as a theatrical set designer the exhibition has strong architectural references.
Plugd Records is a must visit Saturday April 18 for RECORD STORE DAY. Plugd is a year round specialised music outlet for vinyl and CDs supplying punk to funk, techno to jazz and everything in between.
Patrick’s Week 2015 at Triskel boasts live album launch by SCULLION, An evening with KIERAN GOSS and a special performance by TRIAD featuring Dónal Lunny with Padraig Rynne and Sylvain Barou.
GUPLD Café is your only destination for Sunday Brunch with a menu all about eggs until 4pm. Open seven days with lunch and evening menus, in house baking, great coffee and laid back tunes.
CORK WORLD BOOK FEST takes place at Triskel and Cork City Library 21 – 25 April. Look forward to a host of exciting workshops, readings and exhibitions for book lovers of all ages.
6pm Fridays catch up with contemporary theatre with free FRIDAY SHOWINGS at Theatre Development Centre (TDC).
Cork’s only independent cultural cinema, we programme at least two titles a week. In a unique setting of stunning restored 1700s Christchurch, we screen new releases, documentary films, cult classics, vintage movies, foreign language films and independent titles.
Guest curator John P Quinlan has an exciting 2015 line up for exhibition series CALLING UP THE VANGARD including Diana Kingston, Patrick Graham, Mick O’Dea and Patricia Burns.
Guinness Cork Jazz Fest runs 23 – 25 October at Triskel Christchurch programming an eclectic array or world class Jazz artists sure to appeal to all tastes.
Experience Heritage Week at Triskel with tours & events to entertain and educate. A line up of guest speakers will give talks on a variety of heritage related topics and the kids won’t be forgotten either – events for young historians and culture vultures on offer!
PULSES OF TRADITION returns for its summer residency at Triskel Christchurch from June – September. Experience this authentic multi-media performance featuring live traditional musicians, audiovisuals and dancers which will bring the audience on a journey from ancient Irish airs, songs and dances to modern day intercultural music & dance.
Triskel does Culture Night in style! This country-wide event celebrating the arts and culture is a great excuse to come out and sample the entertainment on offer at Triskel throughout the year. Enjoy a busy evening with live music, visual arts, film and heritage under one roof, all on the same night!