EMERGENCE II AT QSS GALLERY

Opening: Thursday 6th September, 6pm – 9pm Exhibition dates: 7th – 27th September 2018 Times: Tuesday-Thursday, 10am – 5pm QSS is delighted to present ‘Emergence II’ – the second showcase of selected work by recent graduates from the Belfast School of Art. Thirteen artists were chosen to exhibit, by a QSS selection panel comprising three professional […]

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QSS member Grace McMurray selected for the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition

Congratulations to Grace McMurray whose artwork ‘Monochrome Isometric Weave’ (paint on ribbon, 40 x 30 cm) has been selected for the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition. Running continuously for 250 years, the Summer Exhibition is the world’s oldest open submission exhibition – which means that anyone can enter their work to be considered for inclusion. In this celebratory […]

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WHITE | Curated by Colin Darke

Opening: Thursday 1 February 2018, 18.00 – 21.00 Exhibition dates: 2 – 22 February 2017 Times: Tuesday-Thursday, 10.00 – 17.00     White is the fourth and final exhibition showing the work of QSS studio artists, curated by artist Colin Darke. It was preceded by Unafraid Red, Unafraid Yellow and Unafraid Blue. Recognising that the […]

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EMERGENCE – AN EXHIBITION OF WORK BY RECENT GRADUATES FROM THE BELFAST SCHOOL OF ART

Opening: Thursday 11th January 2018, 6pm – 9m Exhibition dates: 12th – 25th January 2018 Times: Tuesday-Thursday, 10am – 5pm   QSS is delighted to present an annual showcase of work by recent graduates from the Belfast School of Art. This event will serve as a platform for emerging artists during this transitional stage in their careers. A […]

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QSS Christmas Show

QSS is delighted to present its annual Christmas Show which this year focuses on small works by Belfast-based artists. All styles are represented from painting, photography and sculpture to collage,


 mixed media works and some surprises too! Featured artists include Sean Campbell, Colm Clarke, Susan Connolly, Alacoque Davey, Catherine Davison, Gerry Devlin, Craig Donald, Angela […]

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QSS POP-UP STUDIOS AVAILABLE TO LET

QSS invites applications for 13 short-term studio spaces at Norwich Union House, 1-7 Fountain St, Belfast, BT1 5EA. Studios will be available to rent from the beginning of December for 8 months (it is possible that this period will be extended subject to business negotiations).   The 13 studios are spread over two floors in […]

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Gallery 545 launch exhibition at QSS

Opening: Wednesday 8th November, 6pm – 9m Exhibition dates: 8th – 18th November 2017 Times: Tuesday-Thursday, 10am – 5pm | Friday – Saturday, 10am – 4pm The exhibition continues online at www.gallery545.com Gallery 545, a new initiative promoting artists from Northern Ireland, presents a selection of original art works by talented artists based in Belfast and across […]

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Unafraid Yellow at QSS Gallery

Opening evening: Thursday 3rd August 2017 6.00-9.00pm  Exhibition continues: Thursday 31st August 2017   Unafraid Yellow is the second of four exhibitions showing the work of QSS studio artists, curated by artist Colin Darke. It was preceded by Unafraid Red and will be followed by Unafraid Blue and White. Recognising that the task of dividing twenty-three artists and […]

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Susan Connolly at QSS Gallery

Opening: Thursday 6 July 2017, 18.00 – 21.00 Exhibition dates: 5-7 July 2017 Times: Wednesday-Friday, 10.00 – 17.00   The area of investigation within Susan Connolly’s practice explores the ‘extendable paint surface’ and the provisionality this causes within traditional notions of painting. By asking questions of painting, the concern lies in creating a space for […]

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Free Now | Pierre Liebaert at QSS Gallery

Opening: Thursday 1st June, 6 – 9pm Exhibition dates: 2nd – 30th June Times: Tuesday – Thursday, 10am – 5pm   Free Now is part of the 2017 Belfast Photo Festival, the Photographic Biennial for the island of Ireland. This year, the Festival has taken as its inspiration the visual politics of sexuality and the […]

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