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Access: for groups with specific mobility and/or sensory needs who wish to attend the exhibition, please contact Box Office and we would be pleased to arrange a viewing for any of the exhibitions.

Nature Within 

Artist: Rose Marie Quinn

 

Rose Marie Quinn

DATE: Mon 1st – Sat 27th September

ADMISSION: Free

Rose Marie Quinn is winner of the Cookstown District Council Annual Civic Award 2013 in the arts.

As a sculptural textile artist, Rose Marie focuses mainly on rediscovered materials that people may have discarded or thrown away to reform lifelike animals; rabbits, birds that show how Mother Nature takes over in the end through the act of decay, creating something universally accepted as beautiful.

 

A Village in County Tyrone

Artist: Jim McKee

Jim McKee Exhibition

DATE: Fri 3rd – Fri 31st October

ADMISSION: Free

Cookstown born artist, singer/songwriter and All–Ireland Champion boxer Jim McKee presents ‘A Village in County Tyrone’– an exclusive personal, profound art exhibition featuring local people and places who have inspired this renowned artist’s illustrious career.

The show will be opened by professional boxer Conrad Cummings in an interview with writer Emma Heatherington on Thursday 2nd October from 8pm. Includes drinks reception, light refreshments, live musical entertainment, chat and celebration.

 

Art from The Base

Artists from The Base

The Base

DATE: Mon 3rd – Fri 28th November

ADMISSION: Free

Art is one of the most popular activities enjoyed by users of The Base, Cookstown providing opportunities for relaxation, self– expression and development of new skills, all of which promote a great sense of well–being.

This showcase brings together some of the work produced by the Tuesday Art Club which is led by artist Andrea Hayes, alongside other pieces created by those who have developed their own independent interest in art. The exhibition includes a variety of textile, ceramic and painted works, and demonstrates in many cases the
amazing progression made by the artists over the years.

 

Cookstown Irish National Foresters

An exhibition to celebrate 125 years

INF Exhibition

DATE: Mon 8th – Sat 20th December

ADMISSION: Free

William Orr Branch (189) of the Irish National Foresters in Cookstown will be celebrating 125 years since its formation. The INF has played a major part in the community of Cookstown and there will be an exhibition on the history of the branch as part of these celebrations.

It is an opportunity to see various items from the branch’s history as well as image galleries of the Cookstown INF over the past 125 years. 

 

Collective Exhibition at the Burnavon

Long Term Exhibition

Ground Floor Gallery ADMISSION FREE

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EXHIBITION IS NOT CURRENTLY ON DISPLAY DUE TO ANOTHER TEMPORARY EXHIBITION BEING DISPLAYED AT THIS TIME.

Collective has been created to provide local professional artists with an exhibition platform to present their work to the public on an ongoing basis. We believe that the diverse artistic talent within our district should be celebrated and this exhibition, in the first instance brings together the work of eight of our most successful artists. Many are well known, others up and coming.

Both individually and collectively there is much to be proud of. We hope you enjoy this collaborative showcase.  All pieces are available for sale.

 

 

 

 

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  2. Conal Gallen

    Conal Gallen Don’t miss out on this chance to see Conal in his one–man show and see for yourself exactly why he’s known to many as being Ireland’s funniest man.

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  3. Brendan Shine

    An Evening with Brendan Shine and Guests Brendan Shine returns for an evening of music, songs, stories and craic.

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  4. The American Wrestling Show

    The American Wrestling Show Due to over–whelming demand the American Wrestling Road Show returns to the Burnavon after a successful double sell–out last year, the Wresting Superstars are back for another doubledose of action

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  5. The American Wrestling Show

    The American Wrestling Show The wrestling superstars are back for another double dose of action this September.

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  6. Shawn’s Silver Jubilee

    Shawn’s Silver Jubilee This year Shawn Cuddy is celebrating 25 years in the business, and this concert marks his silver jubilee.

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  7. Jim McKee & Friends

    Jim McKee & Friends Cookstown born singer/ songwriter Jim McKee performs an intimate selection of songs from his albums in the company of special guests.

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  8. Gospel Praise Evening

    Gospel Praise Evening This is another opportunity to again support the work of the Norman Fox Missionary Cause in Romania.

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  9. Beth Nielsen Chapman

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  10. Tunes4Change

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