Design Talk: Frank Conway
Nov
13
8:00 pm20:00

Design Talk: Frank Conway

  • Hawk's Well Theatre

A titan of Irish theatre and film, Frank Conway is an internationally regarded designer.  In his extensive career he has contributed greatly to our understanding of modern design.  He will be joined by his lifelong friend Terence Herron to chat about his life and work at the Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sunday 13th November. This will be a real treat for fans of film, theatre & design.

Spray Paint + Beats
Nov
10
9:00 pm21:00

Spray Paint + Beats

  • Tricky's McGarrigles

Belfast based street artist “Friz” whose large scale murals feature influences of Celtic mythology, strong female characters and nature, teams up with Nooneboy for a night of Spray Paint and Beats.

Design Social
Nov
10
8:00 pm20:00

Design Social

An open invitation to the design community of Sligo to join us for a networking evening in a secret location in Sligo. Make sure to book a ticket to find out where! 

Meet The Designer: Martina Hamilton
Nov
10
6:00 pm18:00

Meet The Designer: Martina Hamilton

  • The Cat and The Moon

Martina Hamilton, multi award winning jewellery designer, gallery owner and proprietor of The Cat and the Moon, launches her new collection 'Island Link' with a special Meet The Designer event. 

Meet the Designer: Fiona Mulholland
Nov
10
5:00 pm17:00

Meet the Designer: Fiona Mulholland

  • Cait & I

Cait & I are delighted to showcase the work of emerging talents in Irish Jewellery Design. 

Fiona Mulholland of Mulholland Jewellery will be in store to meet & talk about her work. Join us for an after-work browse and a glass of bubbles!

Open Workshop: Meet The Woodturner Matt Jones
Nov
10
10:00 am10:00

Open Workshop: Meet The Woodturner Matt Jones

  • The Outhouses

Matt Jones, the acclaimed wood turner artist, designs beautiful handmade wooden items for the home. Visitors can come and observe a professional woodturning workshop and watch Matt turning and ask questions in his Riverstown studio from 10am - 2pm.

Film: Design Distruptors
Nov
9
6:00 pm18:00

Film: Design Distruptors

  • IT Sligo

Design Disruptors marks the first time design leaders from Airbnb, Google Ventures, Pinterest, Dropbox, Facebook, Zendesk, Netflix, Spotify and more discuss how they build the products shaping the way we live

 

Creative Entrepreneurship: Grow a design-led business
Nov
9
10:15 am10:15

Creative Entrepreneurship: Grow a design-led business

  • IT Sligo

We will be joined by jewellery designer and proprietor of The Cat & The Moon shop Martina Hamilton, Woodturner and Chair of Made in Sligo Craft Network Matt Jones, Tara McGowan of Cait + I, Ashleigh Smith of The Atlantic Equipment Project, and dj-turned-jeweller Jenny Houston, and emerging designer Tish Carroll of Mother Says. Tickets: Free Event But Registration Required

Film: Maker The Movie
Nov
8
6:00 pm18:00

Film: Maker The Movie

  • A006

Free Event, Students Only

"Maker" is a feature-length documentary on the Maker Movement and its impact on society, culture and economy in the U.S.

From the producers of the internationally acclaimed “Design & Thinking,” “Maker” is a feature-length documentary that looks into the current Maker Movement in America – a new wave of Do-It-Yourself and Do-It-Together culture fueled by passion and powered by the advent of new technologies.

Thrive School Vision Intensive
Nov
8
10:00 am10:00

Thrive School Vision Intensive

  • The Glasshouse Hotel

What does it mean to thrive in business, and in life? What does success look like for you and your venture? And where do your personal and business values overlap. These are just a few of the powerful questions we’ll explore on this one day Thrive School vision intensive. Tickets: €100pp

Design Talk: Understand Design Thinking in 60 Minutes
Nov
7
3:30 pm15:30

Design Talk: Understand Design Thinking in 60 Minutes

  • Glass House Hotel

In this sixty minute talk, designer Leo Scarff will discuss main Design Thinking ideas and methods, touching a little on Digital Fabrication and that world since it influences so much of design thinking today. Tickets: Free, but registration required

Workshop: Using Instagram in Your Creative Business
Nov
7
2:00 pm14:00

Workshop: Using Instagram in Your Creative Business

  • The Glasshouse Hotel

Claire Ann from Claire Ann Digital has been working in the craft and design community for a number of years and with her aptitude for all things digital she will show you how to navigate Instagram and create an image feed that not only promotes your work but the ethos of your business stands.  Tickets: €10pp