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Dublin: 13 °C Sunday 21 December, 2014

#Art

# 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

# art - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry

Will Northern Ireland be tasting a little bit of Nevada?

# art - Friday 24 October, 2014

The artist who injected his wife with horse blood is in Dublin

The Science Gallery has a new exhibition but it’s not for the faint-hearted…

# art - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet

Police say the thieves are likely to try and sell the valuable painting.

# art - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Opinion: What springs to mind when you think of artists with disabilities?

If an artist’s intellectual disability informs your opinion of their work, then you’re missing the point – and missing out.

# art - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge This guy’s latte art is the best you’ll ever see Latte Art

# art - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions Art Attack

Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions

He paid $140,000 at auction for the painting, which turned out to be by Italian artist Guercino. Handy.

# art - Friday 26 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Shia LaBeouf ran around a museum 144 times as baffled tourists looked on Oh Shia

# art - Friday 19 September, 2014

“Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going? Culture Night 2014

“Smile!” How’s your Culture Night going?

These young ladies have been snapping selfies in Cork.

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night tomorrow– and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

# art - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 12 beautiful maths-inspired GIFs that are dizzying to watch Spellbinding

12 beautiful maths-inspired GIFs that are dizzying to watch

A Dublin-based PhD student created these incredible works.

# art - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Watch this artist draw an amazing, photo-like portrait of Robin Williams Robin Williams

# art - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Remembering Seamus Heaney, who died a year ago today Seamus Heaney This post contains images

Remembering Seamus Heaney, who died a year ago today

Here’s a collection of art inspired by the beloved poet…

# art - Friday 29 August, 2014

This Banksy artwork sold for £403,000 – and saved a youth club

The Broad Plain Boys’ Club in Bristol has been saved – after they took a crowbar to the Banksy work.

# art - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Creative mum turns kid’s wall scribble into a work of art Art Attack

Creative mum turns kid’s wall scribble into a work of art

There’s making the best of a bad situation, and then there’s this.

# art - Friday 15 August, 2014

Gallery denies anti-gay discrimination over McGuinness-Robinson ‘gay kiss’ warning

“If it was a man and woman kissing there wouldn’t have been an issue.”

# art - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

From The Score Europe’s top footballers immortalised in series of fine art type portraits Beautiful Game

# art - Thursday 7 August, 2014

This Temple Bar lane is going to be turned into an open-air art gallery

The Love the Lanes project will see artists creating works which will hang at Crampton Court throughout August.

# art - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man draws quick, amazing portraits of commuters on the new New York subway Draw Me

Man draws quick, amazing portraits of commuters on the new New York subway

Art on your commute, could there be anything better?

# art - Friday 18 July, 2014

Death rates for HIV-positive adults have halved

However, the risk of death from non-AIDS cancers remained stable.

# art - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges Art

Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges

Japan has notoriously tough obscenity laws, but supporters of the artist say it’s an attack on free expression.

# art - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 17 hilarious times Snapchat and fine art were the perfect union Snapchat Appreciation

Fianna Fáil is ‘seriously considering’ banning under-18s from buying spray paint

Barry Cowen raised the issue in the Dáil recently after members of the public suggested the idea.

# art - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Rare treasures displayed for first time at Dublin’s Chester Beatty Library

The A-Z exhibition showcases a diverse range of beautiful and culturally significant artifacts.

# art - Saturday 5 July, 2014

A Polish town has an interesting new Lenin statue

The little, urinating man – complete with condom – has received a mixed response in Nowa Huta.

# art - Friday 4 July, 2014

Strike action at National Gallery called off

Staff went on strike last month over a disagreement about leave and pay arrangements.

# art - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum Jump Around

There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum

Quite literally. NSFW, perhaps.

From The Daily Edge Charles Saatchi’s website is selling paintings of him strangling Nigella Lawson Saatchi

Charles Saatchi’s website is selling paintings of him strangling Nigella Lawson

The paintings are selling for up to €21,958.

# art - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Here’s what it’s like to live inside this unusual 114-year-old fire station

It’s home to 10 visual artists – and the building next door has been converted into apartments for them too.

# art - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Groups of young men across the country are creating street art, but why?

The project was created by Irish artist Joe Caslin.

# art - Thursday 26 June, 2014

NCAD’s decision not to replace a furnace ‘tells a bigger story about arts funding’

The college has not had capital investment in four years.

# art - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 iconic photos from history, brought to life in colour History In Colour

8 iconic photos from history, brought to life in colour

Colour makes all these amazing photos seem that little bit more real.

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