Arts news

Thursday 19th October

Hugh Linehan on arts funding

Hugh Linehan, Culture Editor of The Irish Times, discusses the role of Creative Ireland vis-à-vis The Arts Council after the funding announcement in the budget last week.

Tuesday 20th June

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the line-up announced for the 2017 Kilkenny Arts Festival, current director of IMMA leaving to take up a position at NCAD, headliners announced for Vodafone ...

Wednesday 14th June

Arts News: National Gallery of Ireland re-opens after major refurbishment

National Gallery director Sean Rainbird on the excitement at the re-opening of the newly-refurbished building Official website:

Tuesday 23rd May

Arts News - Roger Moore RIP

Michael Doherty remembers the screen career of Roger Moore, whose death was announced today

Thursday 18th May

Arts News - David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell RIP

Composer David Arnold remembers Chris Cornell, lead singer with grunge rock group Soundgarden, whose sudden death was announced today

Wednesday 17th May

Arts News - a new director and new season at the Gate Theatre

Selina Cartmell, incoming director of the Gate Theatre which has just announced the programme for its 2017/2018 season where the theme is ‘the outsider’

Tuesday 9th May

Arts News

with Alan Corr - speculation about a Rolling Stones gig at Croke Park and Steely Dan play their first Irish show in over 20 years, Robert de Niro not a ...

Monday 8th May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - hit Irish film "The Young Offenders" to be made into a tv series, Banksy turns his attention to Brexit, Emma Watson wins first major 'gender neutral' ...

Tuesday 2nd May

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish films included in winners at Newport Beach Film Festival in California, line-up announced for the Galway International Arts Festival, a mislaid painting returned by ...

Friday 28th April

Arts News

with Alan Corr - a 'luxury' music festival turns out to be a disaster, sales of e-books plunge while sales of physical books rise



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