Kilkenny - Kilkenny City

National Design and Craft Gallery

Culture Night Hub @ National Design and Craft Gallery


A unique Cultural Night festival of workshops and creative activities for all ages, both online and in the stunning historical setting of the Castle Yard, with live musical entertainment. The venue is fully accessible and a warm welcome awaits. Inspired by National Design & Craft Gallery exhibitions; ERA, the Design & Crafts Council Ireland’s Jewellery and Goldsmithing graduate exhibition and Irish Craft Heroes, a major exhibition celebrating 50 years of Irish craft, our workshops and activities invite you to explore materials, try techniques and unleash your creativity.

Bringing together local creative, community groups including Open Circle Community Arts, KCAT and Print Block collective with the National Design & Craft Gallery to give visitors a taste of printmaking, textiles, ceramics, painting and jewellery. All workshops and activities will be Covid-compliant.

Check out @NDCGallery on Facebook for lots of craft videos and live workshop video clips. At 6pm join a live zoom In Conversation with makers about the InForm exhibition. For this two-year project artifacts from National Museum of Ireland – Decorative Arts & History collection inspired new works by Design & Crafts Council Ireland’s Ceramic and Goldsmithing graduates.

Limited numbers /


Time: 5pm - 8pm

Genres: Arts and Crafts / Craft / Heritage / Music / Printmaking Demonstrations / Visual Art / Workshop

Features: Family friendly / Wheelchair accessible

Address: National Design and Craft Gallery, Castle Yard, Kilkenny


Phone: 056 7796147

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