Arena Wednesday 13 November 2019

On Wednesday nights show, DJ Eddie explains his latest project which is reinventing historical buildings, Paula Shields reviews 'I Am the Border, So I am' and Poet Fiona Bolger on her latest collection 'A Compound of Words'. 

Arena

Arena

On Wednesday's show, friends and colleagues pay tribute to the renowned comedian and actor, Niall Tóibín who sadly passed away today, film producer James Mackay on Derek Jarman PROTEST, a retrospective of acclaimed British filmmaker and Elliptical Affinities, Fionna Barber and Amanda Coogan joining us in studio

Tribute to Niall Tóibín

Tribute to Niall Tóibín

Friends and colleagues, Joe Dowling and Eamon Morrissey pay tribute to the renowned comedian & actor, Niall Tóibín who sadly passed away today. 

Elliptical Affinities: Irish Women Artists and the Politics of the Body

Elliptical Affinities: Irish Women Artists and the Politics of the Body

Joining Seán live in studio are curator Fionna Barber  and performance artist Amanda Coogan. Elliptical Affinities is about to open at the Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda showcasing 13 artists whose work comes together in a new exhibition.  

James McKay on PROTEST!

James McKay on PROTEST!

James McKay, talking to us about the exhibition PROTEST!, A retrospective of British artist and filmmaker, Derek Jarman, which will open at IMMA, the Irish Museum of modern Art, from this Friday. 

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Red Line

Red Line

Sorcha Richardson

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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