Dublin - Dublin City / Liberties and Historic Quarter

Chester Beatty

Curator's Tour of Edo in Colour: Fashion, Gender and Fortune

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Japan’s woodblock prints combine sophisticated artistry with colourful tales of life in urban Edo (modern Tokyo). In this special tour for Culture Night, Curator Dr. Mary Redfern will introduce a host of prints, newly displayed in the museum’s Edo in Colour exhibition. Suitable for adults only. Places are limited, booking essential. 

 

Time: 4.30pm - 5pm

Time: 5.30pm - 6pm

Genres: Arts and Crafts / Heritage / Museum / Talk / Tour / Visual Art

Facilities: Café

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Dublin D02 AD92, Ireland

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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Chester Beatty Onsite Exhibitions

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This Culture Night, discover the wonders of the Chester Beatty, both online and onsite. We will be hosting three exhibitions – Arts of the Book, Sacred Traditions, and Edo in Colour: Prints of Japan’s Metropolis.

Each of these will remain open until 10pm, and visitors can also avail themselves of the Silk Road Café and our gift shop. And those at home don’t have to miss out on the fun: all of our exhibitions are available to view on chesterbeatty.ie!

Time: 4pm - 10pm

Genres: Heritage / Tour / Visual Art

Facilities: Café

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Dublin D02 AD92, Ireland

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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Live Online Workshop for Teens: Kabuki Actors

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Inspired by the Kabuki theatre, join us and create your very own puppet dressed to dance and entertain. Bring your theatrical creature to life with glamorous costume and heavy make-up of the Kabuki world. Let the magic begin.

Time: 6pm - 7pm

Genres: Heritage / Theatre / Visual Art / Workshop

Features: Family friendly

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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Live Online Workshop for Families: Block Printed Textiles

Online

Use fun and experimental block printing techniques to create your own textile patterns diary or sketchbook. Learn about traditional designs and printing techniques from the Edo period and make your own patterned textiles at home.

4 – 5pm

Time: 4pm - 5pm

Genres: Arts and Crafts / Visual Art / Workshop

Features: Family friendly

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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Chester Beatty Highlights Tour

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Join one of our experienced tour guides for a walk through the galleries to explore some of the highlights and stories in the collection. Places are limited, booking essential. 

 

Time: 6.30pm - 7pm

Time: 7.30pm - 8pm

Genres: Heritage / Tour / Visual Art

Facilities: Café

Features: Family friendly

Address: Dublin Castle, Dublin 2, Dublin D02 AD92, Ireland

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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Online Arts and Crafts Activity: Kanzashi Hair Ornament

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Follow artist and crafter, Corinne Okada Takara, to learn how to make a traditional Japanese hair ornament, called kanzashi. Made from recycled materials, including a garden wire and food wrappers, this is a modern take on a classical Japanese decoration. 

 

Time: Any Timepm - Any Timepm

Genres: Arts and Crafts / Visual Art / Workshop

Features: Family friendly

Website: http://chesterbeatty.ie/

Phone: 01 407 0750

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