Poetry

Friday 19th January

Review: "The Vanity of Small Differences", tapestries by Grayson Perry

Lisa Godson reviews "The Vanity of Small Differences", an exhibition of tapestries by Grayson Perry which has just opened at the RHA Gallery Full details:   www.rhagallery.ie

Wednesday 17th January

Celebrating the legacy of Chester Beatty

Fionnuala Croke, director of the Chester Beatty Library which this year marks the 50th anniversary of the death of their founder Official website:   www.cbl.ie  (image shown:  'Virgin and Child', Dunois ...

Tuesday 16th January

"Buzz and Hum", an exhibition by Richard Gorman and Samuel Walsh

Richard Gorman and Samuel Walsh explain the differences in their artistic styles and their joint exhibition "Buzz and Hum" at Uilinn, the West Cork Arts Centre Further details:   www.westcorkartscentre.com

Thursday 11th January

"The Eyes of Isaac Newton" by Iggy McGovern

Poet and physicist Iggy McGovern chats about his latest collection "The Eyes of Isaac Newton" (published by Dedalus Press)

Friday 5th January

First Fortnight Festival - "Therapy Sessions", a series by Stephen James Smith

The poet Stephen James Smith who has organised a series of events called "Therapy Sessions" for the First Fortnight mental health arts festival Further details:   www.firstfortnight.ie 

Thursday 14th December

"Fired! Irish Women Poets and the Canon"

Kathy D'Arcy explains "Fired! Irish Women Poets and the Canon", a new movement to remember the forgotten women of Irish literature Official website:   https://awomanpoetspledge.com/

Wednesday 13th December

"Lamentations" by Paul Muldoon

Paul Muldoon chats about how 18th century Ulster poetry and his love of music helped inspire his new collection "Lamentations" (published by The Gallery Press)

Relatively Speaking, a guided walking tour of Temple Bar art galleries

Kay Sheehy took a free walking tour of Temple Bar, a joint enterprise by the Project Arts Centre, Temple Bar Gallery + Studios and the Gallery of Photography to introduce ...

Tuesday 12th December

Review: "Known Unknowns" at the Limerick City Gallery of Art

Cristín Leach reviews "Known Unknowns", an exhibition currently running at the Limerick City Gallery of Art where old and new works hang side by side in a celebration of the ...

Monday 11th December

"Ghost Haunted Land: Contemporary Art and Post-Troubles Northern Ireland" by Declan Long

Declan Long, whose book "Ghost Haunted Land: Contemporary Art and Post-Troubles Northern Ireland" has just been published (by Manchester University Press)

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