Culture Night 2012 at The LAB, Foley Street, Dublin 1All events are FREE!WORKSHOPS (6.30
7.45pm: Picasso Portraits with Mary Noonan
Inspired by Picasso’s colourful and playful portraits, artist Mary Noon will encourage participantsare to create their own ‘cubist’
self-portraits out of coloured card and glue.2 x 25 minute workshops. For children aged 3+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
8pm: Night Flight with Rachel Tynan
Drop in workshop for all the family. Rachel Tynan will be facilitating this workshop in her Cut Throatexhibition space and using her work as inspiration to help budding young artists create their ownpaper birds. Join her to learn how to make them fly and experiment with Dublin as a city of shadowsand light! Children must be accompanied by an adult.
8.45pm: Cut out the City with Maeve Clancy
In August Maeve was commissioned by DublinTall Ships 2012 through Dublin City CouncilArts Office to create
, a 25 metreinstallation of the city quays from the FourCourts to the Customs house. Now she invitesyou to ceate a cut paper artwork of a Dublinbuilding in this short intensive workshop.Make a paper piece of a well known buildingsuch as Sunlight Chambers on ParliamentStreet, the Customs House, City Hall, the GPOand others. Alternatively, bring your own favourite example of city architecture to work from. Learncutting techniques, methods for 'drawing' in cut paper and how to display your completed work. 60minutes. This workshop is suitable for over 16s only.