Painting the Past


Heritage Week 'Painting the Past' Open Studio.
The artist Eddie O’Kane will open his studio to the public on 18th August from 2 pm – 6 pm.
Work based on Cavanacor House and other historic locations on display. Observe the artist at work.
Work in progress, based on the History of Cavanacor and other historic locations, will be on display and visitors can observe the artist at work.
Cavanacor House is the oldest inhabited house in this part of Donegal. King James II dined here on 20th April 1689.
It is the Ancestral Home of President James Knox Polk. It overlooks a river crossing point with associations with Saint Patrick.
Tours of Cavanacor House will be available daily during Heritage Week.

18th – 26th August, 2 pm – 6 pm (last tour begins at 5 pm). There is a charge for house tours.

Cavanacor Gallery, Ballindrait, Lifford, County Donegal
Tel: +353 (0) 851642525










Exploring Architecture

8th July – 23rd September 2017


An exhibition of painting and photography by Eamon O’Kane
In conjuction with Eamon OKane’s mid-career retrospective at Letterkenny Regional Cultural Centre,
Cavanacor Gallery will present a new series of small paintings and large scale, panoramic photographs.
Recent solo exhibitions by Eamon O'Kane include 'History of Play', Draiocht Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland (April 2017),
'In an Ideal World' Galleri LNM, Oslo, Norway (April 2017) 'Black Mirror',
Josef Filipp Galerie, Leipzig, Germany (November/December 2016).
O'Kane is Professor of Visual Art & Painting at The University of Bergen, Norway.
He lives and works in Norway and Denmark.

Cavanacor Gallery, Ballindrait, Lifford, County Donegal
Tel: +353 (0) 851642525