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WolfWalkers Online Lunchtime Talk Series

UPCOMING: January - February 2021

Join us online for a superb line-up of speakers offering their personal insights into the inspiration and creation of Cartoon Saloon’s latest film WolfWalkers. All talks will be streamed on the gallery’s YouTube channel.

Dates and details of talks available here.

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The Defence Forces: An overview of the development of the Military Archives, 1924 to the present

October 8, 2020

On the occasion of the exhibition The Bloods, by artist Amelia Stein at the new Butler Gallery at Evans' Home in Kilkenny, Comdt Daniel Ayiotis, Officer-in-Charge at the Irish Military Archives gave an overview of the development of the Military Archives from 1924 to the present.

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Paul Murphy Talk

The Defence Forces: Soldiers and Sportspeople

September 30, 2020

On the occasion of the exhibition The Bloods, by artist Amelia Stein at the new Butler Gallery at Evans' Home in Kilkenny, Kilkenny hurler Lt. Paul Murphy spoke about the contribution of the Irish Defence Forces to sporting life in Ireland.

We apologise to viewers, due to a power cut at Butler Gallery, we lost the connection to the Live Stream about 10 minutes before Paul's talk ended.

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Talk Series The Defence Forces Warriors Diplomats and Scholars

The Defence Forces: Warriors, Diplomats and Scholars

September 9, 2020

Capt Margaret Hogan and Lt Róisín O’Driscoll spoke about the work of and opportunities in the Defence Forces, through the theme Warriors, Diplomats and Scholars on the occasion of the exhibition The Bloods, by artist Amelia Stein at the new Butler Gallery at Evans' Home in Kilkenny.

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Talk Series James Barracks

The Defence Forces: A History of James Stephens Barracks

August 27, 2020

Comdt Larry Scallan (retd) presenting the history of James Stephens Barracks in Kilkenny on the occasion of the exhibition The Bloods, by artist Amelia Stein at the new Butler Gallery at Evans' Home in Kilkenny.

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Re:Collecting

November 10, 2012

Re:Collecting took place on Saturday 10th November 2012 when a group of like minded people with an interest in the heritage and history of Kilkenny came together for an afternoon and evening of exploration and recollection. Re:Collecting recorded a moment of pause and reflection at Evan’s Home, between past and future inhabitation following a period of collaboration between Butler Gallery and Commonage.

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More Details on Re:Collecting are available here.

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COVID - 19 update December 23rd, 2020
Butler Gallery is currently closed to the public.

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