Áras Éanna is a multifaceted Arts and Heritage Centre housed in a renovated weaving factory on Inis Oírr Island in the Aran Islands. The centre contains a 75 seater theatre/ cinema, two art galleries, a café, a translation business Cleas Teo. and weavers, basket makers and quilters workshops.
Since its foundation in the year 2000, Áras Éanna has played host to some of Ireland’s leading visual and conceptual artists, musicians, performers and actors. The Áras also contains a much in demand self contained studio/apartment for Artists in Residence.
Áras Éanna’s facilities include a 70-seat theatre, art gallery (including space for hosting installations), café, craft workshops and a studio/apartment for the artist-in-residence. The venue has been home to a series of artists since its establishment in 2000.
Áras Éanna on Inishere