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Please bear with us as we update the website with the Jan - Apr 2018 programme.

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Ards Arts Centre Holiday Opening Hours

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Sat 23 Dec: 10am - 2pm | Sun 24 - Wed 27 Dec: CLOSED | Thurs 28 & Fri 29 Dec: 10am - 4pm |

Sat 30 Dec: 10am - 2pm | Sun 31 Dec & Mon 1 Jan: CLOSED

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Paintings by Brian and Lisa Ballard

8 Dec 2017 - 27 Jan 2018 | Ards Arts Centre

Ards Arts Centre are delighted to host an exhibition of recent paintings from father and daughter, Brian Ballard and Lisa Ballard.

Preview: Friday 8 December, 7pm

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26 January 2018 | 8pm | Ards Arts Centre

Errol Walsh will be joined by Ed Deane (including Joe Murray) on bass and harmonies, a trio offering a selection of country, blues and folk steeped in the Americana tradition - expect some fine picking and seasoned vocals and harmonies from this experienced trio.

01 February 2018 - 24 February 2018 | Georgian Gallery | Ards Arts Centre

An exhibition facilitated by the Institute for Conflict Resolution

01 February 2018 - 24 February 2018 | Sunburst Gallery | Ards Arts Centre

A solo exhibition by Mairead McCormack

02 February 2018 | 8pm | The Chamber, Bangor Castle

Hailing from Portaferry, Ryan McMullan is a fresh new talent on the singer/songwriter scene and in the short space of three years has made his way from small Irish clubs to playing in arenas when he supported Ed Sheeran on his 31 dates UK tour in 2017.

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OPEN CALL: ForM Sculpture Exhibition 2018

06 December 2017

Applications are now open for artists to submit works for consideration for the 2018 ForM Sculpture Exhibition.