IT COULD BE YOURS Joe Dunne’s ‘Surf Shadow Rock’ (2014), egg/oil tempera on paper mounted on board, 41.5cm x 63cm – one of the artworks up for grabs.
A fundraising draw will take place in The Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Main Street, Ballycastle, on Monday, January 22 at 2pm. Entrants will be in with a chance of winning major paintings by one or more leading Irish artists, all members of The Royal Hibernian Academy.
A ticket purchase will directly support the building of the new Museum of Contemporary Art at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation. One hundred percent of ticket sales go toward construction and every cent is welcome.
Work has been donated by the following nine Irish artists: Joe Dunne, Martin Gale, Richard Gorman, Pat Harris, Eithne Jordan, Colin Martin, Mick O’Dea, Amelia Stein and Donald Teskey.
Tickets (€100 each ) are available to purchase online at www.ballinglenmuseumfundraiser.weebly.com. Contributors are welcome to purchase as many tickets as they wish. Contact Ballinglen Arts Foundation on 096 43184 for more information.
The Ballinglen Arts Foundation current activities include an Artist Fellowship Programme, a Master Classes Programme, art exhibitions, school classes, print making classes, artists’ studio visits, gallery tours and an art library.
The draw will take place in The Ballinglen Arts Foundation on Monday, January 22, at 2pm.