Poetry

Wednesday 13th January

Art Appreciation

Art historians Jessica Fahy and Sarah Wilson guide listeners through how to read a painting. From Fra Angelico to Daniel Maclise and Jack B. Yeats. A new course from The ...

Wednesday 6th January

First Fortnight Art

The Therapy Sessions is a central part of First Fortnight. Each of the four evenings is given over to a city and to their musicians and poets. Singer songwriter Laura ...

Sinéad O'Brien

Sinead O'Brien has been juggling careers in recent years, working in fashion design with Vivienne Westwood , while pursuing a life on stage as a performance poet. Her debut is ...

Tuesday 5th January

First Fortnight

The worlds of science and art are sometimes perceived as functioning at the opposite ends of the human spectrum. But according to Dr Richard Roche, Prof of psychology at Maynooth ...

Monday 4th January

Antony Gormley

The British sculptor, best known for his striking installations of human figures outdoors. His most iconic work is the Angel of the North. Shaping the World: Sculpture from Pre-History to ...

Wednesday 23rd December

Winter Lights Project

Kay Sheehy reports from Dublin. Winter Lights Project from Dublin City Council consists of five public art pieces made by various communities around the capital city. dublincitycouncilculturecompany.ie/

Tuesday 22nd December

Winter Art

Art historian Jessica Fahy discusses classic Winter scenes in art from Bruegel to Kandinsky and Harry Clarke.

Wednesday 16th December

Richard Burton Exhibition

The stage and screen actor, raconteur and hell raiser, Richard Burton, is the subject of a new exhibition in the Museum of Wales in Cardiff called Becoming Richard Burton. There ...

Tuesday 15th December

Kerry Hardie

Where Now Begins is the eighth poetry collection from Kerry Hardie, award-winning poet, author of two novels and member of Aosdána.In the new poems, themes of love and loss, ageing ...

Friday 11th December

Seamus Heaney 25th Anniversary of Nobel Prize

Mick Heaney, Seamus Heaney's son and his biographer Roy Foster mark the special occasion.

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