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DRAWING TO SAVE THE WORLD AT EARTH RISING, IMMA

DRAWING TO SAVE THE WORLD AT EARTH RISING, IMMA Artist Lisa Fingleton literally believes that drawing can radically change or indeed save the world. “The world is in crisis and we need new, creative solutions to transform the system. ‘Business as usual’ is serving neither people nor the planet. As artists we can...

The 30 Day Local Food Challenge

The 30 Day Local Food Challenge #30daylocalfoodchallenge Join the 30 day local food challenge this September to eat fresh local food, reduce air miles and support local growers. If the food is organic/chemical free you also are doing your part to protect soil, biodiversity, water and health.  Lots...

The Sandwich Project at Crawford Art Gallery

The Sandwich Project at Crawford Art Gallery As part of the new Meat and Potatoes Exhibition at the Crawford Art Gallery, artist Lisa Fingleton was commissioned to recreate The Sandwich Project. The Sandwich project traces the journey of a BLT sandwich through the ingredients. Watch the timelapse HERE.  Artist...

The Art of Growing, Ballybunion Arts Festival

The Art of Growing, Ballybunion Arts Festival Creative workshop & organic farm tour with photographer Rena Blake and artist Lisa Fingleton as part of the Ballybunion Arts Festival. Treat yourself to a magical and creative afternoon at The Barna Way, an organic farm and native woodland just outside...

MOYA Festival 2022: The Barna Way Events

MOYA Festival 2022: The Barna Way Events We are really looking forward to hosting events here at The Barna Way as part of the MOYA Festival in Ballybunion Booking through MOYA: moya.ballybunion@gmail.com or 087 783 7448 —————— EAT, GROW, LOVE Lunch & Learn: How to grow...

The Rural Reimagined, RHA, Dublin, 9th April 2022

The Rural Reimagined, RHA, Dublin, 9th April 2022 This is a one-day event at the RHA Dublin is for visual artists and those invested in the cultural industries who are actively engaged in, or whose work responds to, different aspects of rural life. This event is part of a larger research project developed by Dr Ciara...

Lisa Fingleton Ar An Bhfeirm: Corca Dhuibhne Inbhuanaithe

Lisa Fingleton Ar An Bhfeirm: Corca Dhuibhne Inbhuanaithe Tugann Lisa Fingleton, an t-ealaíontóir a ceapadh do thionscadal Chorca Dhuibhne Inbhuanaithe – A Creative Imagining léargas ar roinnt den obair atá ar siúl aici leis na teaghlaigh feirmeoireachta ar leithinis an Daingin. Tá muintir Uí Chíobháin – Séamus, Eibhlín agus...

The Portlaoise Pizza

The Portlaoise Pizza “Is it possible to make a pizza with only ingredients sourced from around Portlaoise town?” This was the question artist Lisa Fingleton asked herself when she was invited to participate in the Laois County Council, Local Live Performance Scheme by producer...

Practicing Food Sovereignty in the Climate Emergency

Practicing Food Sovereignty in the Climate Emergency Green European Foundation, with the support of Green Foundation Ireland and Cultivate, invite you to participate in the above online webinar and pamphlet launch from 15:30 to 17:00 (Irish time) on Tuesday 19 October 2021. This webinar will explore...

Art in defence of nature

Art in defence of nature Thanks to Eleanor Turner and Kerry Biosphere reserve for hosting a really honest conversation about ‘Art in Defense of Nature’ with Anita McKeown Katie O Donoghue and Kate Kennelly and myself. Strong focus on how we move from EGO TO ECO and how we can...

Creativity and Climate: Kerry Visual Artist in Residence

Creativity and Climate: Kerry Visual Artist in Residence Since April this year, in my role as the Kerry Visual Artist in Residence with Kerry County Council, I have been engaging with groups and individuals specifically interested in the intersection between art, biodiversity and climate change. The 40-day...

This Living Land @The Barna Way, Culture night 2021

This Living Land @The Barna Way, Culture night 2021 This Living Land is a creative and immersive experience in nature, exploring themes relating to art, farming, food, climate change and biodiversity on this very unique ecosocial farm, The BARNA WAY, in North Kerry. The event is hosted by the Kerry Visual Artist...

Borris Festival of Writing and Ideas 2021

Borris Festival of Writing and Ideas 2021 Now it’s tenth year the Borris House Festival of Writing brings together celebrated historians, activists, musicians, journalists, environmentalists and literary minds to help us navigate these uncertain times throughout the day. The Future is in the Fields:...