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Gallery 545: Contemporary Art of Northern Ireland #3


Thursday 25 August 2022

Gallery 545: Contemporary Art of Northern Ireland #3

Gallery 545 at the Island Arts Centre, Lisburn
10 September – 8 October 2022

The Island, Lisburn BT27 4RL
Opening on Saturday 10 September | 2.00-4.30pm
Open daily during the week
Always open online at

Gallery 545 is thrilled to work in collaboration with the Island Arts Centre and present their third major showcase of contemporary art of Northern Ireland, featuring over twenty emerging and established artists based here and an exciting and wide selection of unique works encompassing paintings, sculptures, works on paper and textile pieces.

This special exhibition celebrates accomplished artists who have achieved recognition locally and internationally. It highlights the originality and diversity of their practice displaying a collection of artworks created employing different mediums, exploring a variety of themes, and using distinctive styles.  Among these are vibrant abstract paintings, evocative landscapes, beautiful works inspired by nature, fascinating painted or sculpted figures, and captivating textile and glass pieces.

The show is hosted in the two spacious galleries of the Island Arts Centre, and online at Gallery 545. Visitors will be offered a rare art experience, allowing them to view and discover many original artworks by exceptional artists of Northern Ireland and appreciate the wealth of talent in the region.

Featuring artists represented by Gallery 545: Lisa Ballard, Ronan Bowes, Craig Donald, Majella Clancy, Ray Duncan, Karl Hagan, Eamonn Higgins, Ashely B. Holmes, Janet Keith, Patricia Kelly, Louise Lennon, Judith Logan, Alison Lowry, Sandra Maze, Rosie McGurran, Tracey McVerry, Charlie Scott, Joel Simon, Katherine St. Angelo, Anushiya Sundaralingam and Jennifer Trouton.

This exhibition is curated by Francesca Biondi, Art Director, Gallery 545. An exhibition tour with the curator and talks with the artists will take place during its running on Saturdays.

"I am excited to host again a major showcase of contemporary art of Northern Ireland. With this diverse large-scale exhibition, both Gallery 545 and the Island Arts Centre renew their commitment to support and promote talented local artists and bring wonderful art to art lovers." - Francesca Biondi, Art Director & Curator, Gallery 545.

All the artworks are available to view and purchase in person at the Island Arts Centre or online at For enquiries speak to the staff at the centre or contact Francesca
Mobile: 07960 130414


Thursday 25 August 2022

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