Group Events

Workshops & Talks

We host of a number of events beneficial to the local art community and our studio members. Themed exhibitions allowing local artists to show their work with the opportunity to sell and funded competitions; as well as  a number of art related talks and workshops.

Offering free talks in all aspects of art & creating with guest speakers and workshops in either creating a final product or training in specific techniques and tools; while offering the opportunity to studio members to suggest subjects and topics of workshops & talks.

Upcoming events:

Acrylic Abstract


22nd-25th February
booking essential

Trillium House

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Abstract Painting Workshop
using Acrylics

Would you like to Paint Abstract?
Perhaps try painting for the First Time? Loosen up your Painting Style and Paint with more Freedom? …why not Join Us in a Relaxing Creative Space on one of our Workshops?

Introduction to Acrylics

Saturday 22nd Feb @10am – 12.30pm and Monday 24th Feb @10am – 12.30pm

Introduction to Abstract

Saturday 22nd Feb @2pm-4.30pm and Monday 24th Feb @6.15pm – 8.45pm

Abstract Painting

Sunday 23rd Feb @10am-12.30pm and 2pm-4.30pm
Tuesday 25th Feb @10am-12.30pm and @6.15pm-845pm

Price: €15 GAC member
€25 non-member (own materials)
€25 materials set (canvas, set of brushes, paint)

Where: Studio of Gorey Art Collective
upstairs in Trillium House,
St Michael’s Place, Gorey
For info and booking
call 087 0614510

Sewing Workshop

with Chloe Lyons

March 29th 2020

€35 - booking essential
Trillium House

Past events:

A5 Fundraiser Exhibition

Friday August 2nd 2019

6.30 pm
Trillium House

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A5 Fundraiser Exhibition
On the Friday 2nd August Gorey Art Collective invited artists to donate artworks for their annual A5 exhibition fundraiser. All artworks were be sold anonymously for €20.- to raise funds towards the rental cost of the collective studio.
In total 55 pieces were exhibited from over 20 artists.

Basket Making Workshops

with Renate Bradbury

February 29th 2020

€40 - booking essential
Trillium House

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Basket Making Workshop
Saturday 29/02/20

Join Renate Bradbury and learn different basket weaving technique. All participants will take a beautiful basket home at the end of the day.
Price: €40 including materials
When: Saturday, February 29th, 2020
Where: Studio of Gorey Art Collective
upstairs in Trillium House,
St Michael’s Place, Gorey
For info
or call 085 818 6426


History of Modern Art

with Vincent Andrews

 Sunday April 28th 2019

Trillium House

Life drawing sessions

2 tutored sessions with David Begley

7th and 14th December 2019
10am - 1pm

Trillium House

Landscapes of Gorey Exhibition

Friday July 5th 2019

6.30 pm
Trillium House

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The Gorey Landscapes Exhibition  was an event we held to jointly celebrate Gorey 400.
Gorey Art Collective hosted an inaugural 'Gorey Landscapes' art exhibtion at its studio/gallery space in Trillium House, St Michael's Place over the weekend from Friday, July 5, to Sunday, July 7.

The exhibition featured works submitted from 15 artists. Local artists were invited to participate in an open call for work juried by Una Keeley and Eamon Carter at the Gorey Art Collective, with a first prize of €250 available, thanks to the sponsorship of Wexford County Council and Gorey 400An opening reception took place on Friday from 6.30 p.m. to 9 p.m, with the overall winner judged to be Kate Kos.


Sculpture Workshop

Saturday October 12th

10.30 pm

Trillium House
booking essential

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Saturday 12 October
Introduction to handmade clay sculptures
10am -12.30pm / 1.30pm - 4pm
Join artist Liliane Puthod during this day of sculpture workshop at Gorey Art Collective Studios to explore and experiment with different basic clay processes. By using handmade approaches we will create object(s) we have never made before and let our creativity take over! We will familiarise with techniques such as pinch pots, coil and slab methods to make clay sculptures inspired by everyday objects when looking at their forms, textures and utility.

Bookbinding Workshop

Trillium House

Social Media & Communications

with Joe Smith

May 11th 2019

Trillium House


Culture Night 2019

Come and see studio artists working together

Friday September 20th

Trillium House


Print Workshop

with Deborah Ando

Saturday March 23rd 2019
Trillium House

Plein Air Painting Talk

with Kate Kos &
Sheila Mac Nally

 Thursday May 16th

6.30 pm
Trillium House

more info
On the night artists Kate Kos and Sheila Mac Nally shared their thoughts on plein air painting experience. Both artists presented their outdoor painting easels and equipment.


We are supported by:


Gorey Art Collective
Trillium House
St Michael’s Place
co. Wexford



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