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# artist - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist
# Wilhelmina Weber Furlong
# Wilhelmina Weber Furlong

Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist

Aug 11th 2019, 5:30 PM 32,749 Views 5 Comments

An exhibition on her fascinating work is in Ireland for the first time.

# artist - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

In Pictures: Winning entries of Ireland's most talented young artists in this year's Texaco art competition
# Talent
# Talent

In Pictures: Winning entries of Ireland's most talented young artists in this year's Texaco art competition

Apr 16th 2019, 6:08 PM 43,129 Views 28 Comments

There were 126 winners over seven categories.

# artist - Sunday 18 November, 2018

"It was easier to deal with people by WhatsApp ... you don't have that word 'cancer' hanging between you"
# Opinion
# Opinion

"It was easier to deal with people by WhatsApp ... you don't have that word 'cancer' hanging between you"

Nov 18th 2018, 8:30 PM 13,405 Views 1 Comment

Dublin artist Monika Crowley on how she became aware of the power of the word ‘cancer’.

# artist - Monday 23 July, 2018

Art dealer buys storage locker full of 'junk', finds six priceless paintings
# Lost De Koonings
# Lost De Koonings

Art dealer buys storage locker full of 'junk', finds six priceless paintings

Jul 23rd 2018, 10:49 PM 48,213 Views 33 Comments

David Killen says the priceless find ‘is not about the money – I want some publicity for my auction house’.

# artist - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father
# Art And Life
# Art And Life

'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father

May 27th 2018, 9:45 AM 53,701 Views 18 Comments

The artist was given a present of a DNA test which confirmed his identity. She had previously thought her father died when she was a toddler.

# artist - Monday 19 March, 2018

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'
# Asylum Seeker
# Asylum Seeker

'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that'

Mar 19th 2018, 10:00 PM 92,465 Views 103 Comments

A Sudanese journalist and painter talks about fleeing his home country after receiving death threats.

# artist - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Woman buys Irish painting worth up to $10,000 at US thrift store for just $1
# Auction
# Auction

Woman buys Irish painting worth up to $10,000 at US thrift store for just $1

Feb 25th 2018, 7:00 AM 30,580 Views 6 Comments

The woman had no idea what the painting was worth when she first bought it.

# artist - Friday 21 July, 2017

Decades after his death, Salvador Dali's iconic moustache is still perfectly intact
# Unreal
# Unreal

Decades after his death, Salvador Dali's iconic moustache is still perfectly intact

Jul 21st 2017, 8:38 PM 41,188 Views 36 Comments

A Spanish forensic expert said “his moustache appeared at 10 past 10 and his hair was intact” almost 30 years after his death.

# artist - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Spanish police recover 3 Francis Bacon paintings stolen in 2015
# Madrid
# Madrid

Spanish police recover 3 Francis Bacon paintings stolen in 2015

Jul 20th 2017, 12:26 PM 10,690 Views 23 Comments

Five paintings by the British artist were stolen from the home of a friend of Bacon in July 2015.

# artist - Friday 23 June, 2017

A slip of the tongue is fuelling speculation on Banksy's real identity
# Mystery Boy
# Mystery Boy

A slip of the tongue is fuelling speculation on Banksy's real identity

Jun 23rd 2017, 6:17 PM 46,420 Views 31 Comments

An interview with DJ Goldie has people wondering if the artist is in fact Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack.

# artist - Saturday 27 May, 2017

From starting to paint in his 30s to de-stress, this Irishman's art is now on stamps in Australia
# Express Yourself
# Express Yourself

From starting to paint in his 30s to de-stress, this Irishman's art is now on stamps in Australia

May 27th 2017, 4:00 PM 17,440 Views 11 Comments

Fin Dac didn’t discover his love for painting until he went through a particularly hard time in his personal life during his 30s.

# artist - Friday 3 March, 2017

Banksy opens hotel in Israel... with 'worst view in the world'
# Walled Off
# Walled Off

Banksy opens hotel in Israel... with 'worst view in the world'

Mar 3rd 2017, 10:34 PM 31,636 Views 30 Comments

The secretive street artist opened the hotel which stands just four metres from the Separation Wall – with all rooms commanding the same view.

# artist - Friday 27 January, 2017

These ridiculously cute comics about being in a long-term relationship are going viral
# Catana Comics
From The Daily Edge
# Catana Comics

These ridiculously cute comics about being in a long-term relationship are going viral

Jan 27th 2017, 10:33 AM 10,917 Views 0 Comments

Over 73,000 people are now following the sweet adventures of Catana and John on Instagram.

# artist - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

A Dublin artist's painting was left in a taxi and he's looking to get it back
# Richard Harris
From The Daily Edge
# Richard Harris

A Dublin artist's painting was left in a taxi and he's looking to get it back

Nov 29th 2016, 6:02 PM 5,991 Views 6 Comments

The search begins.

# artist - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

An artist is bringing everyday items to life on his extremely cute Instagram
# The Secret Life Of Stuff
From The Daily Edge
# The Secret Life Of Stuff

An artist is bringing everyday items to life on his extremely cute Instagram

Oct 11th 2016, 8:43 PM 6,291 Views 1 Comment

A must follow for a little pick me up.

# artist - Friday 26 August, 2016

10 reasons why Don Conroy will always be a national treasure
# Draw With Don
From The Daily Edge
# Draw With Don

10 reasons why Don Conroy will always be a national treasure

Aug 26th 2016, 2:53 PM 7,555 Views 6 Comments

Draw us an owl, Don!

# artist - Thursday 23 June, 2016

This woman's insane makeup optical illusions will melt your brain
# It's An Illusion
From The Daily Edge
# It's An Illusion

This woman's insane makeup optical illusions will melt your brain

Jun 23rd 2016, 10:00 PM 7,355 Views 1 Comment

Talent.

# artist - Monday 9 May, 2016

Artist who made kayak shaped like her vagina is convicted in obscenity trial
# Japan
# Japan

Artist who made kayak shaped like her vagina is convicted in obscenity trial

May 9th 2016, 12:56 PM 45,546 Views 44 Comments

Megumi Igarashi said she will fight the charges.

# artist - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment
# Living In A Box
# Living In A Box

Man can't afford to live anywhere - builds bedroom 'pod' in someone else's apartment

Apr 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 51,990 Views 57 Comments

If you think the rents in Dublin are crazy, you should see what they’re like in San Francisco, California…

# artist - Friday 25 March, 2016

This Galway artist's sketches are all over Kim Kardashian's app today
# Nelle Illustrations
From The Daily Edge
# Nelle Illustrations

This Galway artist's sketches are all over Kim Kardashian's app today

Mar 25th 2016, 9:12 AM 5,933 Views 0 Comments

Kim K is a BIG fan of Nelle Illustrations.

# artist - Saturday 16 January, 2016

Qatar bans film about sex change The Danish Girl from cinemas
# Transgender
# Transgender

Qatar bans film about sex change The Danish Girl from cinemas

Jan 16th 2016, 10:44 AM 15,295 Views 63 Comments

Eddie Redmayne plays pioneering transgender woman Lili Elbe in the movie.

# artist - Monday 11 January, 2016

Everyone's sharing this great David Bowie gif - here's the story behind it
# Starman
# Starman

Everyone's sharing this great David Bowie gif - here's the story behind it

Jan 11th 2016, 10:13 AM 37,216 Views 12 Comments

The gif is the work of artist Helen Green.

Everyone's sharing this great David Bowie gif - here's the story behind it
# Starman
From The Daily Edge
# Starman

Everyone's sharing this great David Bowie gif - here's the story behind it

Jan 11th 2016, 9:35 AM 4,757 Views 0 Comments

The gif is the work of artist Helen Green.

# artist - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Everyone is going mad trying to find the panda in this festive photo
# Snowmen
From The Daily Edge
# Snowmen

Everyone is going mad trying to find the panda in this festive photo

Dec 23rd 2015, 7:34 AM 8,051 Views 13 Comments

Can you spot it?

# artist - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

This artist's response to some hate mail was spectacular
# Owned
From The Daily Edge
# Owned

This artist's response to some hate mail was spectacular

Oct 7th 2015, 7:37 PM 6,291 Views 6 Comments

Absolutely schooled.

# artist - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Watch: Woman transforms herself into dog using some amazing make-up skills
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch: Woman transforms herself into dog using some amazing make-up skills

Aug 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 16,388 Views 14 Comments

Scary, but talented.

# artist - Friday 5 June, 2015

Artist says Catholic paper used image without permission to promote faith in the home
# Losing My Religion
# Losing My Religion

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

Jun 5th 2015, 11:03 AM 18,324 Views 71 Comments

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

# artist - Friday 22 May, 2015

This 3D painting will freak you out
# Amazing
# Amazing

This 3D painting will freak you out

May 22nd 2015, 6:50 PM 19,548 Views 7 Comments

We feel dizzy.

# artist - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Irish marriage equality mural makes front page of the International New York Times
# Making Headlines
# Making Headlines

Irish marriage equality mural makes front page of the International New York Times

May 20th 2015, 9:00 AM 20,660 Views 83 Comments

Caslin took to Twitter this morning to share the news.

# artist - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Wish you had a perfectly symmetrical face? You won't after seeing this...
# Picassoface
# Picassoface

Wish you had a perfectly symmetrical face? You won't after seeing this...

May 10th 2015, 10:00 PM 91,044 Views 28 Comments

Artist Alex John Beck knows which side is your ugly side.

# artist - Saturday 2 May, 2015

More than his left foot: New archive shows the real life of Christy Brown
# Down All The Days
# Down All The Days

More than his left foot: New archive shows the real life of Christy Brown

May 2nd 2015, 8:30 AM 20,456 Views 14 Comments

Photos, letters and paintings are all on show at the Little Museum of Dublin.

# artist - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Rapper Nelly arrested on drugs charges after state trooper smells marijuana on his bus
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

Rapper Nelly arrested on drugs charges after state trooper smells marijuana on his bus

Apr 12th 2015, 12:24 PM 12,523 Views 39 Comments

He was charged with possession of drugs.

# artist - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Look at this Limerick artist's incredibly realistic Easter bunny makeup
# Face Off
From The Daily Edge
# Face Off

Look at this Limerick artist's incredibly realistic Easter bunny makeup

Apr 2nd 2015, 8:16 PM 5,988 Views 3 Comments

Maria Malone-Guerbaa can paint faces like NO ONE else.

# artist - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Artist spreads feminist message... on period pads
# Bleeding Heart
# Bleeding Heart

Artist spreads feminist message... on period pads

Mar 14th 2015, 8:30 AM 18,193 Views 68 Comments

Meet Elone.

# artist - Saturday 7 March, 2015

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were
# Jane Doe
# Jane Doe

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were

Mar 7th 2015, 9:15 AM 30,705 Views 25 Comments

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

# artist - Monday 2 February, 2015

What it's really like living with OCD in Ireland
# Intrusive Thoughts
# Intrusive Thoughts

What it's really like living with OCD in Ireland

Feb 2nd 2015, 5:55 PM 34,143 Views 38 Comments

A new documentary shows there is help out there.

# artist - Thursday 22 January, 2015

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

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Jan 22nd 2015, 5:05 PM 11,464 Views 1 Comment

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

# artist - Monday 1 December, 2014

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

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize

Dec 1st 2014, 8:28 PM 17,903 Views 19 Comments

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

# artist - Saturday 8 November, 2014

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

These teddy bears turned inside out will haunt your nightmares

Nov 8th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,321 Views 0 Comments

Not so cuddly any more.

# artist - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Do you prefer buying books in bookshops or online?
# Books Are My Bag
# Books Are My Bag

Do you prefer buying books in bookshops or online?

Oct 9th 2014, 7:45 AM 9,688 Views 36 Comments

If you like browsing your local bookstore, or want to get back into that, then this campaign is for you.

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