Please send through form at bottom of page indicating which events you will be attending, with your name, number of attendees and your email address.

In addition to those events listed below it is possible that other events may come up in which case we will notify you by email, so please let us know your email address to avoid disappointment (also through form below if you wish).

If you have any queries please contact us at 

Further information can be found on our Facebook page.

* The train and bus times below are subject to change and as such we ask that you double check these before travelling. Additionally our events are subject to change, in which case the secretary will notify you by email.

Wednesday 5th February 2020                                                                                               Donnybrook

2:00 pm          Royal Hospital Donnybrook

Guided tour of their art collection. The Hospital boasts an impressive art collection, featuring 140 works including Patrick Scott and Tony O'Malley and includes a number of pieces donated by the CIAS.

Please meet at the Concourse - inside the main entrance.

Lunch will be available after the tour at The Hampton Hotel.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Wednesday 26th February 2020                                                                                             Dublin

2:30 pm Graphic Studio Dublin

Distillery Court, 537 North Circular Road, Dublin 1.

Visit to the Print Studio which is celebrating it's 60th anniversary in 2020. Members will hear about the history of the studio and also observe the art of Printmaking in action.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Saturday 28th March 2020                                                                                                                    Dublin

4:00 pm            United Arts Club

3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2

Guided tour of the United Arts Club by a member of the UAC committee, detailing the history and architecture of this historic building. Founded in 1907 the club continues to foster interest in the Arts, numbering many practitioners and patrons of the arts in it's membership. Our tour will encompass the entire building and include the Club's significant Art Collection.

The dining room will be open at 7:00 pm for dinner.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Saturday 25th April 2020                                                                   Dalkey, Co. Dublin

2:30 pm John Keating Studio

Studio visit to the painter John Keating. Born in Tipperary, John has exhibited both nationally and internationally whilst also spending time as a guest lecturer in colleges in Ireland and the US.

Venue address to be confirmed on booking.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Saturday 9th May 2020                                                                                      Primatestown, Co. Meath

2:30 pm Orla De Brí Studio 

Studio visit to the Sculptor Orla de Brí. Orla creates work with a variety of materials and is noted for bringing together subjects and materials that at first glance seem incompatible and yet they seamlessly work with her unique style.

Venue address to be confirmed on booking.

Bus Eireann #103 Departs Beresford Place.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Wednesday 20th May 2020                                                                                       United Arts Club, Dublin

AGM & Annual Dinner

United Arts Club, 3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2

6:30 pm       AGM

7:30 pm       Artists Talk - Guest speaker to be announced.

8:15 pm       Dinner

€40 per person incl. wine.

Booking Essential                                                                      Limited Capacity

Please add these dates to your diary. 

Members are encouraged to bring guests to events. A small fee of €10 is charged for events to cover administration costs. 

Booking is recommended for events to facilitate advance notice to venues. Please note that dates and times are subject to alteration. Advance booking will ensure members are notified of any changes.

Bookings/ confirmations please to;


Tony Strickland

Membership Secretary

5 The Grove


Dublin D04 YY47

Text 087 6241792


Please fill out the form below indicating which events you will be attending, with your name, number of attendees and your email address.

If you have neglected to renew your subscription for 2020 please send remittance to the above address.

Please note that the society is not responsible for any loss or injury at our events. 

                           image: Patrick Scott