Events - Archive: July 2015

10 Jul - 12 Jul
The Ark @ City Spectacular 2015

The Ark is delighted to be returning to the Laya Healthcare City Spectacular in Merrion Square. Come and say hello and have some fun as we deliver some of our trademark family events.

14 Jul
Talk: Animated Colours with Cartoon Saloon

Exploring the role of colour in animation. What’s a happy colour and what’s a sad colour, a warm colour or a cold colour? What makes them happy or cold?
Find out in this FREE talk with artist Rory Conway from the multi award nominated animation studio Cartoon Saloon.

15 Jul - 23 Aug

Step into The Ark this summer and experience a world full of COLOUR! Let us guide you through our interactive exhibition that brings to life the fascinating stories of creating and using colour in all its forms.

18 Jul
Family Gig: The Colourful Music of Los Musiqueros

The perfect complement to our Colour! season, The Ark & Big Bang Festival of Rhythm collaborate again to present a fun family gig with a truly Argentinian flavour!.

18 Jul
Family workshop: DIY Instruments

Make your own fun instrument out of surprising everyday objects and materials with Julio Calvo, a member of award-winning Argentinian band Los Musiqueros. Part of the Big Bang Festival of Rhythm 2015

21 Jul - 4 Aug
Early Years Workshop: The Colours of Stories

“Once upon a time Bold Red went on a splendid adventure with her friend Shiny Yellow….”, but who else did they meet? A fun colour-filled workshop for ages 2-3.

28 Jul
The Colours of The City: Outdoor Painting Event

Get carried away with your paintbrush in this extra- large, group painting event for families on Meeting House Square behind The Ark. For Ages 2+