The second I came here I knew I needed to give into instinct, because this is the type of place that you have to engage with.  You have to let every moment feed your work.  Iilesha Khandelwal, Individual Undergraduate Study Abroad, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Workshops at Burren College of Art

Our summer workshops programme offers something for everyone’s taste, allowing more participants to join and more courses to take place. Over four weeks  – two consecutive weeks in May and two more in August – artists  can choose to paint with Conor McGrady, Trevor Geoghegan, Hazel Walker & Celia Reisman; draw with prof Timothy Emlyn Jones or Ida Mitrani; take stunning photographs with Ruby Wallis, discover the magic of black & white photography with Tom Flanagan; make beautiful prints with Jennifer Cunningham or design  their own splendid books with Eilis Murphy.

Introduction to Studying Abroad at Burren College of Art


Burren College of Art is a small, independent art school situated on the Wild Atlantic Way on the northwest coast of County Clare in Ireland. It is located in the Burren, a region famous for its natural beauty and unique ecosystem. We are an internationally recognized Irish non-profit college specializing in undergraduate, postgraduate and alternative approaches to fine art education.

Faculty and Student Work