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Archives and Library

The Ballinglen Archive

The Archive, a permanent collection of works of art by Ballinglen Fellows given to the Foundation, is maintained intact by the Foundation to be viewed in local exhibitions by visitors and school & community groups, and loaned for exhibitions nationally & internationally.

The Ballinglen Archive is a major Irish asset: a permanent collection, selected, curated and exhibited to museum standards. It now consists of close to 500 works of contemporary art including drawings, paintings, sculpture, prints & photographs.

Ballinglen Reference Library

Reference Library

The Art & Design Reference Library is available to artists, students & the public by appointment. It now comprises over 2,600 books and is one of the most extensive in Ireland.