• Programme, Events & Opportunities

    Butler Gallery is now inviting tenders for the provision of a café at our new location, Evans’ Home, one of Kilkenny’s most iconic historic buildings, from spring 2020. The café will form an important part of the offering to our estimated 65,000 visitors. The café has stunning indoor and outdoor spaces (30+ seats indoors and 30+ seats outdoor in summer months) and will have the opportunity to respond to catering requests of Corporate Friends events and attract links with the many festivals featured throughout the year in Kilkenny.

    Visit eTenders to submit your tender or for more information. to submit your tender or for more information. Queries will be accepted no later than 5pm on Friday 25, October, 2019. The tender deadline is 11/11/2019.

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    Further details on the kitchen and café tender are available here.

    Further information on the Art of Invitation is available here.

    Suitable for children aged 5-12 years, our Children’s Programme invites children into the Gallery to have their say about the exhibition and make their own work in response. Facilitated by professional artists, these activities encourage children to express their opinions, learn about art and use a variety of interesting and exciting materials to create their own art works.

    Further details and workshop dates are available here.



    We’re delighted to announce that we will be offering an exhibition-themed programme of workshops for young people aged 13-18 in 2019.

    Further details and workshop dates are available here.



    Further details on this Limited Edition Print by Jane O’Malley are available here.

    Butler Gallery invites people living with dementia and their family, friends or professional carers to visit our exhibitions, to look and discuss with others in a safe and welcoming environment.

    Upcoming Tour Dates:
    Please check back again for Azure Tour dates or call the Gallery if you would like to book in a group.

    Further details are available here.

    2019 Exhibition Programme

    Selvage Collective
    A Most Favourable Soil: Featuring work by Charlotte Wheeler Cuffe, Katie Ridley Murphy, Seoidín O’Sullivan, Joe Peragine and Daphne Wright.
    November 9, 2019 – March, 2020

    Further details are available here.