Monday 11th September

20 years of street art by Banksy

Cristín Leach looks back at the 20-year career of street artist Banksy

Friday 8th September

"Headland", new works by Elizabeth Magill at the Limerick City Gallery of Art

Sorcha Kenny visited the Limerick City Gallery of Art to view "Headland", the first exhibition in 10 years of the work of Canadan Irish artist Elizabeth Magill Full details:   http://gallery.limerick.ie

Tuesday 5th September

The Aran jumper, an iconic fashion item

Michelle Millar Fisher, one of the curators of the MoMA New York exhibition "Items: Is Fashion Modern?" in which the Aran jumper is included as one of the most iconic fashion items ...

Monday 4th September

Two exhibitions by Paul Mosse

Artist/sculptor Paul Mosse who has two major exhibitions currently – one in Hillsboro Fine Art Dublin called "First" and one in Visual Carlow called "What’s With the Apocalypse?" Further details:   www.hillsborofineart.com  ...

Wednesday 30th August

Review: "The Noise Of A Fly" by Douglas Dunn

Jessica Traynor reviews "The Noise Of A Fly", the latest collection of poetry by Douglas Dunn (published by Faber & Faber)

Tuesday 29th August

Irish curators at Venice Architecture Biennale 2018

Shelley McNamara and Yvonne Farrell of Grafton Architects who have been selected to curate the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018 Further details:  www.labiennale.org/en/architecture/2018

Monday 28th August

"All Bread Is Made of Wood", a public art project by Fingal County Council

The artists Fiona Hallinan and Sabina MacMahon explain the Fingal County Council public art project to create works on the theme "All Bread Is Made of Wood", taking place at Swords Castle  ...

Tuesday 22nd August

Paul Muldoon curates a special programme of events at the Seamus Heaney HomePlace

Paul Muldoon who uses Seamus Heaney's final collection "Human Chain" as the basis of his specially-curated programme of events at the Seamus Heaney HomePlace to mark the first anniversary of ...

Monday 21st August

"My Wishes For You" by Kevin Higgins

Kevin Higgins reads his poem "My Wishes For You" from his latest collection "Song of Songs 2.0: New & Selected Poems" (published by Salmon Poetry)

Review: "Artists: Their Lives and Works", with a foreword by Andrew Graham Dixon

Declan Long reviews "Artists: Their Lives and Works", an illustrated coffee table book featuring more than 80 great artists from the 12th century to the present day (published by Dorling Kindersley)



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