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# artist - Friday 3 October, 2014

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan
# In Memory
# In Memory

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan

Oct 3rd 2014, 5:53 PM 15,117 Views 39 Comments

The tile was laid outside the radio centre yesterday evening.

# artist - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Chocolate Lego is now a delicious, delicious thing
# Lego Crazy
From The Daily Edge
# Lego Crazy

Chocolate Lego is now a delicious, delicious thing

Aug 17th 2014, 10:14 AM 3,447 Views 4 Comments

Build the Lego house of your dreams. THEN EAT IT.

# artist - Friday 1 August, 2014

Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal convictions
# Abuse
# Abuse

Rolf Harris applies for permission to appeal convictions

Aug 1st 2014, 12:21 PM 8,327 Views 32 Comments

A judge will now decide whether Harris can make a full challenge against his convictions.

# artist - Thursday 31 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 31st 2014, 8:38 AM 2,159 Views 0 Comments

Art on your commute, could there be anything better?

# artist - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges
# Art
# Art

Vagina artist arrested in Tokyo on obscenity charges

Jul 16th 2014, 7:30 AM 19,646 Views 34 Comments

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

# artist - Sunday 29 June, 2014

"It was hoppin!" Connemara man's hangover story is the most Irish thing ever
# Omey Head
From The Daily Edge
# Omey Head

"It was hoppin!" Connemara man's hangover story is the most Irish thing ever

Jun 29th 2014, 3:11 PM 9,059 Views 0 Comments

His head was HOPPIN’. HOPPIN’.

# artist - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

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

8 iconic photos from history, brought to life in colour

Jun 24th 2014, 9:30 PM 36,101 Views 30 Comments

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

# artist - Friday 13 June, 2014

A man is filling Chicago's potholes with wonderful mosaics
# Legend
From The Daily Edge
# Legend

A man is filling Chicago's potholes with wonderful mosaics

Jun 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,981 Views 4 Comments

Can we get him over to Ireland please?

# artist - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Artist sets up fake "tattoo parlour for children", gets genuine requests from parents
# My First Tattoo
From The Daily Edge
# My First Tattoo

Artist sets up fake "tattoo parlour for children", gets genuine requests from parents

Jun 4th 2014, 6:00 PM 31,242 Views 38 Comments

One request was from a father who wanted his six-year-old daughter tattooed.

# artist - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

I'm a "touchy-feely sort of person", Harris tells sex assault trial
# Rolf Harris
# Rolf Harris

I'm a "touchy-feely sort of person", Harris tells sex assault trial

May 27th 2014, 2:04 PM 10,818 Views 0 Comments

The entertainer’s accused of 12 counts of indecent assault against four female complainants, aged from seven or eight to 19.

# artist - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Artist turns the real world into a cartoon universe in cool stop motion video
# Demented Reality
From The Daily Edge
# Demented Reality

Artist turns the real world into a cartoon universe in cool stop motion video

May 24th 2014, 3:28 PM 1,996 Views 0 Comments

And we want to live in this world.

# artist - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Turning night terrors into unforgettable art: Fans mourn loss of 'Alien' artist HR Giger
# Visionary
# Visionary

Turning night terrors into unforgettable art: Fans mourn loss of 'Alien' artist HR Giger

May 14th 2014, 9:16 AM 5,405 Views 10 Comments

Ridley Scott said he was a “real artist and great eccentric, a true original, but above all, he was a really nice man”.

# artist - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Someone DREW the Snake game from your old Nokia phone
# 3d Art
From The Daily Edge
# 3d Art

Someone DREW the Snake game from your old Nokia phone

Apr 29th 2014, 8:06 AM 2,189 Views 0 Comments

And he made it move…

# artist - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Artist turns homophobic tweets sent to Tom Daley into beautiful portrait
# Art Attack
From The Daily Edge
# Art Attack

Artist turns homophobic tweets sent to Tom Daley into beautiful portrait

Apr 23rd 2014, 3:07 PM 4,308 Views 0 Comments

The Olympic diver endured homophobic abuse after he came out last December.

# artist - Friday 18 April, 2014

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf
# Battle Cries
# Battle Cries

Blood, swords and Iceland: A new way of looking at the Battle of Clontarf

Apr 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 9,923 Views 1 Comment

Blood, battle cries and graphic art.

# artist - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Artist plans to turn UK street into massive water slide for a day
# Park And Slide
From The Daily Edge
# Park And Slide

Artist plans to turn UK street into massive water slide for a day

Mar 12th 2014, 4:44 PM 2,892 Views 3 Comments

WHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE.

# artist - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Man tries to smoke 100 cigarettes in one go, fails miserably
# Smoke And Mirrors
From The Daily Edge
# Smoke And Mirrors

Man tries to smoke 100 cigarettes in one go, fails miserably

Mar 5th 2014, 4:40 PM 2,941 Views 1 Comment

Don’t try this at home, kids.

# artist - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Cup of tea wins Laure Prouvost the Turner Prize
# Turner Prize
# Turner Prize

Cup of tea wins Laure Prouvost the Turner Prize

Dec 3rd 2013, 10:09 AM 6,314 Views 12 Comments

The French artist was presented with her award at a ceremony in Derry.

# artist - Monday 2 September, 2013

‘I found myself in the Philippines, blindfolded and handcuffed to a Polish man’
# Castaway
# Castaway

‘I found myself in the Philippines, blindfolded and handcuffed to a Polish man’

Sep 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 13,993 Views 14 Comments

Dublin artist Murray Aston won a competition that sent him to the other side of the world.

# artist - Sunday 1 September, 2013

Achill-henge structure gets arty makeover and it's all to help young men
# Our Nation’s Sons
# Our Nation’s Sons

Achill-henge structure gets arty makeover and it's all to help young men

Sep 1st 2013, 7:21 PM 14,788 Views 25 Comments

Thirty 12ft art pieces are being put on the side of each pillar on the structure.

# artist - Friday 30 August, 2013

Coroner: Artist David Hockney’s aide died after drinking toilet cleaner
# Inquest
# Inquest

Coroner: Artist David Hockney’s aide died after drinking toilet cleaner

Aug 30th 2013, 10:51 PM 13,913 Views 16 Comments

The coroner said there was “not a shred of evidence” that 23-year-old Dominic Elliott had intended to take his own life.

# artist - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Here's what Barbie would look like if she was a real woman
# Living Doll
From The Daily Edge
# Living Doll

Here's what Barbie would look like if she was a real woman

Jul 4th 2013, 9:28 AM 5,024 Views 1 Comment

Got the one and only walking, talking…

# artist - Friday 11 January, 2013

Shock as artist found dead by his famous work in Brazil
# Investigation
# Investigation

Shock as artist found dead by his famous work in Brazil

Jan 11th 2013, 3:01 PM 22,247 Views 5 Comments

Chilean artist Jorge Sealaron was found dead in front of his house, on the steps he created for the Brazilian people.

# artist - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

And the winner is... Video about fatal shop fire wins Turner prize
# Art
# Art

And the winner is... Video about fatal shop fire wins Turner prize

Dec 4th 2012, 11:29 AM 2,835 Views 0 Comments

Relative unknown Elizabeth Price won the £25,000 Turner prize last night for her work based on a fire at a high street shop in Britain in the 1970s.

# artist - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Annoying Viral Campaign of the Day
# Horny
From The Daily Edge
# Horny

Annoying Viral Campaign of the Day

Sep 18th 2012, 10:06 AM 6,602 Views 26 Comments

No comment.

# artist - Sunday 19 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Aug 19th 2012, 7:57 PM 9,142 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

# artist - Friday 20 July, 2012

China: Artist Ai loses appeal against tax fine
# Ai Weiwei
# Ai Weiwei

China: Artist Ai loses appeal against tax fine

Jul 20th 2012, 7:02 PM 2,494 Views 2 Comments

Ai Weiwei – a vocal critic of China’s government – had decried the ruling, saying it an attempt to silence him.

# artist - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Irish artist Louis le Brocquy dies at 95
# Irish Art
# Irish Art

Irish artist Louis le Brocquy dies at 95

Apr 25th 2012, 1:30 PM 6,006 Views 11 Comments

President Michael D Higgins leads tributes to one of Ireland’s most celebrated artists, who has died in Dublin aged 95.

# artist - Monday 17 October, 2011

Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered?
# Murdered
From The Daily Edge
# Murdered

Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered?

Oct 17th 2011, 2:26 PM 681 Views 8 Comments

New book says Sunflower and Starry Night artist did not die from self-inflicted wound, but was shot by two boys he used to go drinking with while painting in France.

# artist - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Galway Arts Festival: What to see/hear/watch
# Galway Arts
From The Daily Edge
# Galway Arts

Galway Arts Festival: What to see/hear/watch

Jul 13th 2011, 9:57 PM 238 Views 0 Comments

Heading west? Here’s part two of TheJournal.ie’s video clip guide to the picks of the Galway Arts Fest…

# artist - Wednesday 22 June, 2011

China releases dissident artist Ai Weiwei following tax 'confession'
# China
# China

China releases dissident artist Ai Weiwei following tax 'confession'

Jun 22nd 2011, 4:57 PM 150 Views 4 Comments

Chinese media reports that one of the country’s leading activists has confessed to tax evasion and been released.

# artist - Monday 16 May, 2011

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei allowed brief family visit after 43 days in custody
# China
# China

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei allowed brief family visit after 43 days in custody

May 16th 2011, 3:18 PM 397 Views 0 Comments

The influential and celebrated artist’s wife found him “changed” when she visited him briefly yesterday, in the first visit allowed to his family since he was arrested in Beijing in April.

# artist - Thursday 3 March, 2011

# artist - Saturday 25 September, 2010

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange
# Middle Finger
From The Daily Edge
# Middle Finger

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange

Sep 25th 2010, 1:43 PM 507 Views 0 Comments

Maurizio Cattelan says his sculpture- titled L.O.V.E. – represents capitalism.