Documentary Video made by Cork filmmaker Brian Cronin during the 2nd manifestation of the Iron-R Project run in April 2014. The project was led by artist James L. Hayes and run in collaboration with t... more »



STRIKE! To mark the anniversary of the infamous 1913 Dublin Lockout, the NSF, as part of the Cork Film Festival, presents STRIKE! Curated by artist Anthony Haughey, STRIKE! will explore a wide rang... more »


Cork Ignite

Cork Ignite Commission with artist Simon McKeown   Location: Union Quay, Cork (access from Anglesea Street only). Time: from 8.45pm for a 9.15pm start.  Ends 9.45pm approx. Date: 18th Sept... more »


PUBLIC ART NOW with Claire Doherty, Situations

Create & the National Sculpture Factory presents PUBLIC ART NOW with Claire Doherty, Situations PUBLIC ART NOW with Claire Doherty, Situations Dates: Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th July ... more »


National Sculpture Factory in collaboration with Cork Film Festival presents Tim Robinson: Connemara

  National Sculpture Factory Cork Film Festival Collaboration 2014    Saturday 15th November 1:30 - 3:30 Triskel Christchurch. National Sculpture Factory in collaboration with the Cork Film... more »


Rosie Lynch and Hollie Kearns: Time Machine

Time Machine A visual arts event that asks the question: What are the demands of time? at the National Sculpture Factory in collaboration with the Cork Midsummer Festival Venue: National S... more »


Iron R 2 – The Pour

A teaser for the Iron R 2 workshop... Pouring the molten iron from the NSF built furnace 'The Bull' into the moulds made during the first Iron R workshop in 2012. more »


Iron R 2

Following the success of the first IRON-R Project in 2012, the National Sculpture Factory in partnership with CIT/CCAD, are delighted to announce the hosting of IRON-R 2 in April 2014. The worksho... more »


Democratic Cinema

Democratic Cinema – Cinéma Liberté is mini-cinema programme where the audience selects the screened programme from our STRIKE! library curated by artist Anthony Haughey. All the screenings take pl... more »


Matt Toole Performance

Meitheal na hAbhann: A Collective Gathering on the River   A Performance By Matt Toole Soundscapes by Mick O’Shea & Alex Pentek   Matt Toole’s interest in the transformation of mate... more »


On the Wharf Side

On the Wharf Side   As part of the the Cork Photo Fringe 2014 the NSF is pleased to be hosting a photographic exhibition by Jed Niezgoda. We will be hosting a 'gathering' on thursday 24th Ju... more »