Events & Exhibitions

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    Throughout 2017
    A City by the Sea

    ‘Cork has been pivotal to the history of Ireland for a thousand years but the city and harbour also have astonishingly strong connections to the history of the wider world. In the medieval age, ships were constantly rolling into the harbour from France, Portugal and Spain. Then came the Tudor explorers en route to the […]

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    Friday 22nd September
    Culture Night: North Main Street

    St. Peter’s Cork and the North Main Street Traders have teamed up to create a fantastic line up of street-wide events. We invite you to wander down the City’s oldest street and engage with the wonderful world that our traders and street performers create. The Gate Cinema will be screening Cork’s hit movie The Young […]

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  • October

    Jan 1 to May 2017

    All Day

    Rebellion!

    During 2016 St. Peter’s will be home to the Rebellion! exhibition curated by Rachel Abraham which explores the people and organisations that went beyond the ideals of an Irish Republic and laid the foundations for its reality. It places the Rising in context by outlining the issues of the time, e.g. home rule and the […]

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  • March

    4th March-16th March

    All Day

    A New Tune- Impromptu Exhibition by Tom Campbell

    St Peter’s Cork is incredibly lucky to be able to host local Cork artist Tom Campbell’s latest exhibition, A New Tune. Tom has a strong link to the venue after organising an incredible art fair in multiple locations around the city all in order to raise funds for  Médecins Sans Frontières. The event culminated in […]

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  • Throughout 2017

    All Day

    A City by the Sea

    ‘Cork has been pivotal to the history of Ireland for a thousand years but the city and harbour also have astonishingly strong connections to the history of the wider world. In the medieval age, ships were constantly rolling into the harbour from France, Portugal and Spain. Then came the Tudor explorers en route to the […]

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  • 21- 26 March

    All Day

    Aspiring Art – St Aloysius College

    “Aspiring Art”   A collection of artwork from students of St Aloysius College, Carrigtwohill St Peter’s Cork is delighted to host St Aloysius College Carrigtwohill to exhibit their  students’ work this March. This exhibition contains works from St Aloysius’ College in Carrigtwohill, Cork. The existing school opened in 1939 and functioned as a boarding school […]

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  • April

    April 4th-17th

    All Day

    “Out and About in Cork”

    St Peter’s Cork is thrilled to team up with the fabulous team at Cope Foundation and the The Photo Legends as part of the Life Long Learning Festival. The Photo Legends present “Out and About in Cork”. This is a photography exhibition which will take place in St Peters Cork, North Main Street, from Tuesday April […]

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  • Apr 4th-9th

    Varies

    Life Long Learning Festival

    St Peter’s is packed to the gills with wonderful talks, exhibtions and events throughout Cork’s Life Long Learning Festival. There is something on every day of the Festival here in the venue so drop by, pick up a programme and get planning your timetable! Title: Life Long Learning Festival – A Date With Data When: April […]

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  • Monday 17th April

    12pm-4pm

    Cruinniú na Cásca

    Cruinniú na Cásca, a Creative Ireland initiative presented by RTÉ is a free public event which will take place in towns and cities across Ireland, on Easter Monday with a special large-scale event in Dublin. Here in St Peter’s Cork we are delighted to host a full programme of family friendly events on Easter Monday. […]

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  • April 20-May 28th

    All Day

    The Outlaws

    St Peter’s Cork is delighted to host two fantastic Cork Artists from Outlaw Studios. An Exhibition of Art , Painting, Drawing and Sculpture by John Corckery and Tom Campbell, a colourful exhibition of new works. Both artist are based in The Outlaw Studios(Marina Commercial Park) About the Artists Tom Campbell is a Scottish artist and […]

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  • 23rd April 2017

    2pm-3pm

    Musica Orchestra Concert

    The incredible performers at Musica are back, after their packed-out courtyard performance last year here in St Peter’s Cork, the musicians are back! The orchestra will be performing inside St Peter’s in the ground floor gallery. The performance is free to attend with any donations kindly going to the orchestra at the end of the […]

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  • May

    6th May

    10am-4pm

    Cork International Salon of Photography

    The 4th Cork International Salon of Photography has completed judging. You may find details of all award winners and a list of accepted titles over on the salon website (big red button at the end of this page!). Once again, our sincere thanks for your participation. We now move onto the next exciting phase of our 4th salon […]

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  • 18th May

    1230-2pm

    Wink Lighting CPD

    St Peter’s Cork is delighted to welcome the team at Wink Lighting to host a seminar on artificial lighting in architectural spaces. The seminar and presentation will run fro 1pm to 2pm with registration and welcome refreshments from 1230pm. Further information on the nature and content of the seminar is below and you can contact […]

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  • Saturday May 27th

    1pm-2pm

    ‘Music for the Soul’ Concert

    Join the Cork Chamber Choir for “music for the soul” concert in this special lunch time treat.

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  • June

    June 6-8

    1pm-2pm

    Cork Harbour Festival Lunchtime Lectures

    St Peter’s Cork is thrilled to see the return of the Cork Harbour Festival’s lunchtime lectures. Since the packed out lunchtime discussions in 2016 we’ve been looking forward to the 2017 programme. To celebrate Cork’s rich maritime culture, we are hosting 3 history lectures by experts in Cork’s maritime past. Grab your coffee at Portafilter […]

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  • June 7-June29th

    All Day

    The Landscape of Saved Memories

    St Peter’s Cork is delighted to be working with Cork artist Mary Cooke. Having met Mary in her studio in the Marina Commercial Park we have been excited to see her latest work hang in our Mezzanine Gallery. The Landscape of Saved Memories is an exquisite art exhibition and will be on display from the […]

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  • Thursday 17th June

    1pm

    Cork Midsummer Festival: Homespace

    What does a home sound like, and what is even the meaning of the word? HomeSpace is an innovative and absorbing work for soundtrack and percussionist by Cork Phonographers Union, a group of 10 Cork-based artists with an interest in sound recording. HomeSpace seeks to evoke familiar spaces in new ways, expanding upon both our […]

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  • Sunday June 28th

    Exhibtion open from 2pm, talk 7pm

    ‘Bread, Beer and Biotech’

    Join us for a fun and interactive science & history exhibition by UCC’s School of Microbiology! The exhibition is open from 2pm, with an evening talk (7pm) on ‘The Journey of Yeast, from Beer to Biotech’ by UCC’s Dr. John Morrissey. What causes fermentation? Where do vaccines come from? How has brewing changed the history […]

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  • July

    6th - 30th July

    All Day

    Forest: Exhibition by Hammond Journeaux

    St Peter’s is thrilled to be welcoming Hammond Journeaux to exhibit her most recent work, Forest. Hammond last displayed work in he venue in 2012 and we are delighted to be hosting a full exhibition of her latest work. About Forest by the Artist The vision for Forest is an ambitious one, paying Homage to […]

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  • July-September

    Usual Opening Times

    Evening Echo 125th Anniversary Exhibition

    St Peter’s Cork is delighted to host the Evening Echo’s latest exhibition, a collection of “now and then” photographs from contemporary and historic Cork. To mark the Evening Echo’s 125th anniversary, an exhibition of archive and contemporary photos are on view to the public in our Ground Floor Gallery. Running alongside our local heritage exhibition […]

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  • August

    Throughout August

    1000-1700

    Gaelic Fields- Paul Carroll

    We are delighted to host local artist Paul Carroll’s latest photography exhibition, Gaelic Fields. When first approached by Paul in autumn 2016 his photobook collection was not yet printed. During their first conversation Paul showed our programmer the full collection of photographs and she was instantly drawn to the character of the landscape and communities […]

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  • Aug 19-27

    Venue Opening Times

    Cork Heritage Open Day and Heritage Week

    It’s August folks so that can only mean one thing…..National Heritage Week. St Peter’s Cork is delighted to be hosting a number of excellent heritage exhibitions and events throughout 19th-27th August. In particular, we are looking forward to Cork Heritage Open which launches the week-long programme of events. Cork Heritage Open Day is an excellent […]

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  • September

    September 4th-30th

    All Day

    Friends in Times Of Turmoil

    St Peter’s is delighted to be partnering with the Polish Embassy in Dublin to host Friends in Times of Turmoil. This fabulous exhibition tells the tale of the first Polish diplomat in Ireland, Consul Dobrzyński. This will be an excellent opportunity to learn more about the historic and special relationship between Polish and Irish citizens. […]

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  • September

    All Day

    Regina Carbayo’s “Scenes From Cádiz”

    St Peter’s Cork is delighted to welcome Cork local and Spanish native Regina Carbayo as she presents her latest exhibition in our Mezzanine Gallery. ‘Scenes from Cádiz’ captures life in ‘La Caleta’ beach, in the heart of Cádiz, where artist Regina Carbayo worked from a studio by the sea. Carbayo’s work catches the idiosyncrasies of […]

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  • Friday 22nd September

    5pm-8.30pm

    Culture Night: North Main Street

    St. Peter’s Cork and the North Main Street Traders have teamed up to create a fantastic line up of street-wide events. We invite you to wander down the City’s oldest street and engage with the wonderful world that our traders and street performers create. The Gate Cinema will be screening Cork’s hit movie The Young […]

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  • October

    Nov 1st-26th

    All Day

    URBAN EXPLORATION: Photography Exhibition

    We at St Peter’s Cork are delighted to welcome Ankie Janssen to exhibit her latest collection of photography, “Urban Exploration”, in our Mezzanine Gallery. The photographs in “Urban Exploration” were taken in Asia, the United States and Europe. They are observations of urban life in three different continents, showing a glimpse of people’s everyday life and […]

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  • Oct 28th- 1 Nov

    All Day

    Halloween Weekend Fun

    Come visit St. Peter’s over the Halloween weekend! Our witch Pandora has plenty of Halloween activities ready and needs some help decorating our pumpkin garden! Look around our spooky ancient building, graveyards and courtyards and join in, if you dare….!! Activities: Pumpkin Painting & Decorating: Join us in decorating our mini pumpkins for our spooky […]

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  • November

    Nov 11th-15th

    All Day

    Cork Science Week

    St Peter’s Cork is very excited to host an exhibition and series of talks as part of Cork Science Week. Focusing specifically on sustainability research and new energy and ecology efficient solutions for happy modern living, the exhibition and talks will be sure to inform, challenge and inspire. About the Programme We all want to […]

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  • Nov 16-18th

    All Day

    Irish Designer Sample Sale

    We all love a good sample sale right? Well how about one featuring 11 deadly Irish designers? Bet that’s got you excited! A word from the Orgnasiers: “We’re delighted to be hosting a three-day sample sale on Thursday November 16th in the beautiful St peter’s Cork. Join us and the designers for the Aperol Spritz launch party […]

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CONTACT US

St. Peter's Cork
N Main St
Cork, City in the Republic of Ireland H62 DV76

Telephone: (021) 427 8187