Limerick Literary Festival in honour of Kate O’Brien

24 February 2018

Creators of the internationally-acclaimed, Limerick-based graphic novel SAVAGE TOWN, Philip Barrett and Declan Shalvey will join John Byrne to discuss their work and the world of comics and [...]

African Drumming

8 February 2018

Back by popular demand! David Idioh returns to Ormston House for weekly African rhythms and melodies with a variety of drums and instruments. Join us on Thursday evenings 8, 15, and 22 February [...]

Conversation on Repealing the 8th

Salon du Chat and Repeal LK present Conversation on Repealing the 8th. Salon du Chat is a pop-up conversation café where audiences choose topics of conversation from a menu. The Salon team have [...]

Savage Town

In Limerick City, Jimmy Hardy Savage is a gangster on the rise, facing trouble from all sides. From the savage minds of Declan Shalvey (All Star Batman, Injection), Philip Barrett (WHERE’S [...]

Artists’ Initiatives’ Meetings

Ormston House is delighted to join AIM, an international network of artist-run initiatives with 10 partners across Europe. AIM was established in 2010 in order to create a common platform to [...]

Limerick Institute of Technology

Professor Vincent Cunnane, President of Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT), has awarded a three-year development fund to Ormston House. This new strategic partnership acknowledges the [...]

Happy Holidays

Ormston House will close for the holidays from 20 December until 6 January inclusive. On behalf of the board and team at Ormston House, we thank you for your support and friendship throughout [...]

R&R Programme

From 2012-2015, Ormston House piloted and tested different types of residencies including Project Residencies (2012), Writing Residencies (2013), Collective/Collaborative Residencies with Basic [...]