William Butler Yeats is recognised as one of the greatest poets of the English language. His influence on subsequent poets has guaranteed W. B. Yeats an honoured place in the canon of English literature. Yeats's poetry, prose and drama have always been associated closely with Sligo. Through the creative space of the Yeats Memorial Building, the Yeats Society has sought to serve the needs of those interested in Yeats's poetry through the Yeats Summer School, Art Gallery, Yeats Poetry Circle, Poets Parlour, Reference library and Lily's and Lolly's cafe.
The Hyde Bridge Open – 150 x 150
A special 150th Yeats exhibition that will take place next year during the 2015 celebrations. Artists are invited to send their Yeats inspired work, dimensions - 150mm x 150mm, that can be 2D or 3D (including frame) to the Gallery committee. The deadline to submit is January 30th 2015 and there is an admission fee of €10 per submission.
Please send an Artist CV, an explanation of the work and two images (jpeg), one of the complete piece and the other a close up. Please provide work details such as title and medium.
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@irishtv You're welcome. Great Q & A here at the Yeats Winter School.
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