Construct / Deconstruct


Laois Arthouse Stradbally annual adult summer arts programme this year features a series of workshops titled Construct/Deconstruct by renowned artist Tom McLean in the beautiful surroundings of the Malthouse, Stradbally, Co Laois. Running from Tues 21 to Fri 24 June 2022 from 10.30am to 4pm. The  4-day workshop will focus on different approaches to making multimedia paintings.

Tom McLean b.1994 is an award-winning visual artist and curator originally from Stradbally, Laois who is currently living and working in Galway City where he is a studio artist and former director of the 126 Artist Run Gallery.  After graduating from CCAM, GMIT in 2016 specializing in painting, McLean completed an additional year of study from the Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, and has been short-listed and won multiple awards including the ESB Keating Award, The Whyte’s Award, and the Hennessy Craig Award. Contact artsoff@laoiscoco.ie for application forms and more info.