Leitrim Sculpture Centre offers a wide range of space, technical equipment and support for artists wishing to undertake new work, develop their practice or undertake specific projects.
The facilities are based in a 1,300 sq.m factory space known as ‘Miranda’ on the edge of Manorhamilton and a 4 storey Georgian House with outbuildings called ‘Sheehans’ in the centre.
Miranda Factory caters for industrial or specialised technical processes and large scale work as well as offering large spaces for project development & exhibitions. Sheehans house and outbuildings provides for non-industrial work and includes Artists Studios, Study and Archive Resource, Printmaking and Digital media.
A variety of Spaces are available for Hire from 1 day to 3years: These include private studios, Factory bays, Project Studios, Community workshop spaces and rooms as well as Gallery and public space of 320 sq. mtres.
Health and Safety are a priority as is an environmentally responsible practice. Artists wishing to work at the centre need to fill out a booking form outlining their technical requirements, project details and level of experience.
Obtaining subsidised artists hire rates is dependent on :
Membership of Leitrim Sculpture Centre
- The artist or group being practicing professionals
- The availability of space
- The feasibility of undertaking the project with available resources and time allowed