Design Graduate End-of-Year Shows

Athlone Institute of Technology
Eddie Ryan, Senior Lecturer in Design
Email: eryan@AIT.IE
The ‘Design at AIT’ Graduate Show opens on Friday May 27th at 6.30pm for the Private Viewing, and opens to the public on Tuesday May 31st to Thursday June 2nd: 10am – 8pm and Friday June 3rd: 10am – 4pm
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Carlow Institute of Technology – IT Carlow

Dr. Adam de Eyto, BA (Hons) Industrial Design, Co. Director of Design CORE
Email:; Phone: +353 59 917 5356
This year’s show will be formally opened at 7.00pm on Wednesday the 1st of June.

Cork Institute of Technology
Rose McGrath, Media Communications Department (HoD)
Email:; Phone: +353 21 433 5812
The Media Communications End of Year show will open on the 10th of June @ 6.30pm – running until Wednesday 15th of June, 10am – 4pm.

Dublin Institute of Technology, Art, Design & Printing @ DIT
Kieran Corcoran, Head of Department of Design
End of year Design exhibition will take place at The Complex, Smithfield Plaza, Dublin 7 Tuesday June 7th at 6pm running through to Saturday 11th June.

Dundalk Institute of Technology
Caroline O’Sullivan, Head of Section of Creative Media
Email:; Phone: +353 42 937 0285
The Dundalk IT Creative Media Degree show will take place from the 1st to the 3rd of July in the Carrolls building of Dundalk Institute of Technology.
Further details can be found here.

Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology
Email:; Phone: + 353 1 214 4600
Student Showcase 2011 at IADT, Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, South Co. Dublin from 28 May until 4 June: Saturday 29 May 11.00 – 4.00; Sunday 30 May and Monday 31 May 10.00 – 4.00; Tuesday 1 June and Wednesday 2 June 10.00 – 8.30; Thursday 3 June and Friday 4 June 10.00 – 4.00.

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)

Grafton Academy of Dress Design

Griffith College Dublin
Deirdre Doherty, Head of Faculty, Faculty of Design
Email:,; Phone: +353 1 415 0441
From May 25 Wednesday at 5pm to May 29 Friday at 5pm in Academic Facilities building
Details here.

Letterfrack Furniture College (GMIT)
Dermot O’Donovan, Head of Department
Email:; Phone: +353 91 742651
Student Gallery and 4th year design exhibition will be open to the public from July 4 to Aug 26 in GMIT Letterfrack, Letterfrack, Co. Galway from 9.30 to 5pm (closed from 1-2pm).

Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Cormac O’Kane, Head of Design Department
Email:; Phone: +353 74 918 6203
The Design graduate exhibition opens on Wednesday 8th of June evening with a private view and is open to the public on Thursday 9th, Friday 10th, Monday 13th, Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th 10am to 5pm.
The exhibition is located on the 3rd floor of Letterkenny Institute of Technology, Port Road, Letterkenny, Co Donegal.

Limerick Institute of Technology
Sean Casey, Administration Dept
Email:; Phone: +353 61 208 870
Official opening is Saturday 11th June 3 p.m. (no invite required to attend). The show will stay open to the public Monday 13th June to Friday 17th June, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
3 courses within the Design department will show – Fashion, Visual Communications (Graphics), and Ceramics.

The National College of Art & Design (NCAD)
The graduate show is open to the public from 11th to the 19th of June, opening hours are Sat 10-5, Sun 2-5 and Mon-Fri 10-8.

New Media Technology College

Sligo Institute of Technology

University of Limerick
Muireann McMahon, Product Design + Technology
Email:; Phone: +353 61 213 580
The DesignED showcase is open to the public from 26th May – 3rd June, 9am-6pm. The opening night is on Wednesday 25th May at 7pm.
This year 16 Product Design + Technology graduates display their projects which range from a re-imagined hurling helmet to an ergonomic bedpan and from a musicians playing aid to an innovative Corevalve Delivery System. Also the official opening of the new Product Design studios on the night of the exhibition launch.

University of Ulster
Kelly Gordon, Cultural Events & Development (Belfast/Jordanstown)
Email:; Phone: +44 (028) 953 672 85
The shows start Friday 3rd June.

Waterford Institute of Technology
Norah Fogarty, Administrator
Show opens Friday, 20th May at 7.00pm and closes 27th May at 4.00pm. Department of Architecture, Waterford Institute of Technology. Máire Henry, Head of Department of Architecture
Email:; Phone: +353 51 306 190
End of year show was during Waterford Festival of Architecture which occurred on weekend 5th – 8th of May.

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