By Suzanne Pender
CULTURE night/oíche chultúir, will take place on Friday across the country and is facilitated locally by Carlow Arts Office.
Kicking off the night’s events in Carlow will be the Joan Coen Open Studio/Stiúideo Oscailte from 4-6pm.
Joan Coen is a professional self-employed artist. Born in Ballyferriter in west Kerry, she has lived most of her adult life in Carlow. Joan began her artistic journey many years ago as a self-taught painter. Her paintings have featured in solo and group exhibitions and are included in public and private collections in Ireland, Europe and the US.
Open Studio/Stiúideo Oscailte will take place at the Joan Coen Home Studio, Kilkenny Road, Carlow (R93 YV74) from 4-6pm, but this cultural offering will also extend beyond culture night running over the weekend from 4-6pm on Saturday, with an extended opening from 2-6pm on Sunday 25 September.
Health restrictions will apply and time slots can be prebooked on 087 2857048 or email [email protected].