on Tuesday's show....the life and work of Samuel Beckett, "The Festival of Insignifance", the first novel in a decade from Milan Kundera, Brian Friel's adaptation of Turgenev's comedy "A Month In The Country" and a new documentary charting the vital life and sad demise of the incredible talent that was Amy Winehouse
The death was announced today, of the Irish painter and architect, Patrick Scott.
This sad news comes on the eve of a major retrospective of his work, due to open tomorrow.
It’s in two parts:
The first is in the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin and the second part, dealing with his later career, is in Carlow’s VISUAL Centre for Contemporary Art.
Evelyn O'Rourke is joined by Aidan Dunne, the visual Arts Editor of The Irish Times, and author of a major book on the artist, entitled simply 'Patrick Scott'. Also on the line is Christina Kennedy, Head of Collections at IMMA who curated the exhibition.