The Éigse Open Submission is the beating heart of the Carlow Arts Festival and now in its 35th year. Alongside the fifty selected works from open submission, are pieces by nine invited artists; Charlie Tyrrell, Pat Harris, Geraldine O’Neill, John Doherty, Colin Harrison, Janet Mullarney, Abigail O’Brien, Alice Maher and Sean Hillen.
There is a €4000 art prize for for one artists from this open submisssion. The winner was announced on the 6th of Jnne as part of the opening night celebrations This prize has been kindly sponsored by UNUM.
This years opensubmission artists are
Mary Rose Binchy
Anne-Marie de Witte
Orlagh M. Murphy