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As part of our new online Gallery Learning Programme visit artists in their studios from the comfort of your own home. We will upload the conversations here as they happen, so keep an eye on this page for updates....


Meet the Paper Conservation Studio

Filmed on Friday the 5th February 2021.

Meet Dr. Patrick McBride, conservator and founder of The Paper Conservation Studio and Ciara McQueirns, conservator in this studio visit.
They discuss the work of the studio which specialises in the conservation, restoration and preservation of paper based fine art materials including watercolours, prints, drawings, collages, posters and ephemera, as well as archival documents.
Examples of the fascinating recent project of a Self Portrait engraving by William Hogarth are included in this online studio visit, presentation and short demonstration of materials.
Artist Claire Halpin moderated the Q & A.


Meet Brian Fay

Filmed on Friday the 4th of December 2020

Artist Brian Fay walks us through a tour of his studio, chats about his work and upcoming projects.
Artist Claire Halpin moderated the Q&A.