Wicklow Main St was brought alive last Friday evening with the opening of The Venue Gallery and it’s inaugural exhibition “Catching Light” featuring the work of three Wicklow based contemporary artists; painter Louise Cherry, print maker Stephanie Sloan and ceramic artist Cathy Burke.
The pop up gallery, open everyday until July 21st brings to the main street a beautiful contemporary space, bursting with wonderful art to suit all tastes and budgets. Local artist and poet Olive Murray Power opened the evening with a wonderful speech detailing the work of the there exhibiting artists.
If you have not done so already you must visit this gallery before it closes it’s doors mid July, you will not regret the trip. Don’t wait, blink and you might miss it.
The Venue Gallery’s next pop up exhibition is scheduled for the autumn, so watch this space www.thevenuegallery.com.