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Galway International Arts Festival Autumn Edition
Galway City Co. Galway

3 September - 31 October 2020

This September and October, it's time to experience extraordinary with Galway International Arts Festival's Autumn Edition. Indoor, outdoor, in person and online events, all with audience safety in mind. Visual arts, music, talks, theatre and more.

The centrepiece of the Autumn Edition is dazzling outdoor art installation Mirror Pavilion by John Gerrard, commissioned by GIAF for Galway 2020, European Capital of Culture. Free and open to the public, Mirror Pavilion will be unveiled in Galway city in September before moving to Connemara in October.

Other highlights include free exhibitions by visual artists John Gerrard, Hughie O’Donoghue, Sarah Hickson and Bill Viola, ConTempo string quartet commemorating Beethoven’s 250th birthday, Samuel Beckett interpreted by theatre company Pan Pan, and new work by playwright Enda Walsh.

The Festival’s popular First Thought Talks series returns with live and online talks by Samantha Power, Marion McKeone, Fintan O’Toole, Colm Tóibín and more.

Event details
Galway City
3 September - 31 October 2020
Start 10:00
End 22:00