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#Art

# art - Today’s News

TD says State shouldn’t destroy Leaving Cert Art work Pink Floyd Moment This post contains videos

TD says State shouldn’t destroy Leaving Cert Art work

“Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!”

# art - Monday 22 June, 2015

Sale of Russborough paintings may be postponed after ‘generous proposal’ from Irish donors

An emergency meeting of the board will consider the new proposal as soon as possible.

# art - Thursday 18 June, 2015

‘Christie’s, the stinkers’: Auction house will ‘disgrace themselves’ if it charges penalty fee for Russborough paintings

There have been calls for the board of the foundation to be dissolved.

# art - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

# art - Friday 12 June, 2015

Here’s why animation fans are being told to go to Dingle

There’s some top stuff happening there.

# art - Monday 8 June, 2015

National Gallery says it has no money to buy the Russborough paintings

Five masterpieces, including two Rubens, are to go up for auction to raise funds for the upkeep of Russborough House in Wicklow.

# art - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles

It’s either a massive tuba or else Marie Antoinette’s vagina – but the artist isn’t saying.

# art - Friday 5 June, 2015

Artist says Catholic paper used image without permission to promote faith in the home

“They no longer live ‘happily ever after’ … Being the child of parents with no faith is tough.”

# art - Sunday 31 May, 2015

“We hear things like ‘I didn’t know this about my husband’”

The Azure programme for art galleries helps people living with dementia find new joys ln life.

# art - Friday 22 May, 2015

This 3D painting will freak you out

We feel dizzy.

# art - Thursday 14 May, 2015

News station blurs out breasts on Picasso painting

The painting, Women of Algiers, sold for $160 million this week.

# art - Sunday 10 May, 2015

What is the enduring appeal of an artist like Bowie?

David Bowie has captured popular imagination for decades; what are the historical, cultural and political reasons for this?

# art - Friday 8 May, 2015

Irish teen’s award-winning painting to go on show in Milan Art

Irish teen’s award-winning painting to go on show in Milan

20 million visitors are expected at the event.

# art - Friday 24 April, 2015

Council won’t fine man who wrote “love” thousands of times in chalk on footpaths of Belfast

Christoff Gillen had been issued a Fixed Penalty Notice for his art performance “A Thousand and One Kisses”.

# art - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From The42 Here’s the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home Refurb

Here’s the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home

Really ties the stadium together.

# art - Friday 10 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George’s St tonight Yes Equality

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George’s St tonight

Artist Joe Caslin has a big job ahead.

# art - Thursday 2 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 questionable works of art every Irish person made in primary school Art Attack

10 questionable works of art every Irish person made in primary school

“Look, mam! LOOK WHAT I MADE.”

# art - Friday 27 March, 2015

Instagram says it “accidentally” removed woman’s period stain photo twice Menstrual Mistake This post contains a poll

Instagram says it “accidentally” removed woman’s period stain photo twice

The poet said that she was fully clothed and the photo was not unacceptable.

# art - Monday 9 March, 2015

From Business ETC 75 students compete to have drawing shown on Google’s Irish homepage Talented This post contains images

75 students compete to have drawing shown on Google’s Irish homepage

A record number of entries were received for this year’s Doodle 4 Google competition.

How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around

Seven years on from his arrest in Indiana, Frantom says he sorry he scared people but doesn’t believe he would have gone through with the plan.

# art - Saturday 7 March, 2015

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were

Now a young Irish artist has painted their images to give them back an identity.

# art - Thursday 5 March, 2015

My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed

The push for strong female characters literature is great, but let’s remember that ‘strong’ doesn’t mean ‘perfect’.

# art - Friday 27 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 unbelievable Banksys you haven’t seen yet So Good So Bad

11 unbelievable Banksys you haven’t seen yet

Such talent.

# art - Monday 16 February, 2015

The Central Bank still doesn’t know what to do with its golden ball Stay Or Go? This post contains a poll

The Central Bank still doesn’t know what to do with its golden ball

The Crann an Oir sculpture was unveiled in 1991 by Charles Haughey.

# art - Saturday 7 February, 2015

# art - Saturday 31 January, 2015

What happens when you fall out of love with Dublin?

These photographs investigate.

# art - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail Go To Sleep

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

# art - Monday 19 January, 2015

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4′s Famine sitcom?

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

# art - Sunday 18 January, 2015

QUIZ: You’ve driven past them, but where are these roadside monuments?

# art - Friday 9 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge ‘Any cartoon can offend’: Artist behind viral Charlie Hebdo response on the power of pictures Charlie Hebdo

‘Any cartoon can offend’: Artist behind viral Charlie Hebdo response on the power of pictures

Michael Shaw on how cartooning has changed in the social media age.

# art - Friday 2 January, 2015

PJ Harvey’s recording her new album inside a box in an art gallery

And you can go and watch the whole thing.

# art - Saturday 27 December, 2014

This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell

The Abbey Theatre wants to talk about its history.

# art - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Japanese artist facing charges after making kayak in the shape of her vagina Art

Japanese artist facing charges after making kayak in the shape of her vagina

Megumi Igarashi raised funds online to pay for a genital-shaped kayak.

# art - Sunday 14 December, 2014

“We are artists: no other labels please”

A new project in Co Kilkenny challenges perceptions about art.

# art - Saturday 6 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 beautiful illustrations that capture what it means to be Irish Art

# art - Monday 1 December, 2014

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize Art

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize

His winning work is about… Well, it’s complicated. Read on…

# art - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

# art - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Silly Willie: A gentle poke at Yeats’s lifelong crush on Maud Gonne

Artist Annie West’s book of illustrations might make you feel a little sorry for WB. But only a little.

The winner of the Hennessy Portrait Prize is…. Vote This post contains a poll

The winner of the Hennessy Portrait Prize is….

You can see them in real life from today.

# art - Saturday 8 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge These teddy bears turned inside out will haunt your nightmares Bears
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