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From TheJournal.ie Ireland in a snapshot: The transformation of photography in the digital age Column

Ireland in a snapshot: The transformation of photography in the digital age

Each week, photographer and filmmaker Donal Moloney shares a small piece of Ireland that reflects the bigger picture.

From TheJournal.ie 5 striking portraits of legendary musicians captured by Irish journalist BP Fallon Snapshot

5 striking portraits of legendary musicians captured by Irish journalist BP Fallon

From Keith Richards to Debbie Harry.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy artwork self-destructs after selling for €1.2 million at London auction Going Going Gone

Banksy artwork self-destructs after selling for €1.2 million at London auction

“It appears we just got Banksy-ed.”

From TheJournal.ie Loyalist murderer launches art exhibition while on temporary release - victims' relatives not impressed Michael Stone

Loyalist murderer launches art exhibition while on temporary release - victims' relatives not impressed

Michael Stone is coming to the end of a 30-year sentence for murdering six people. He is no stranger to the world of ‘performance art’.

From TheJournal.ie Art dealer buys storage locker full of 'junk', finds six priceless paintings Lost De Koonings

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 12 iconic Dublin landmarks, as captured by illustrator Shauna Harrison Snapshot

12 iconic Dublin landmarks, as captured by illustrator Shauna Harrison

The capital’s hotspots and hidden gems.

From TheJournal.ie Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

The event will include walks, art, literature and talks.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy 'blitzes' Paris with graffiti murals commemorating 1968 student revolt Graffiti

Banksy 'blitzes' Paris with graffiti murals commemorating 1968 student revolt

Stencilled images in the style of the mysterious British graffiti star began appearing on walls across the French capital last week.

From TheJournal.ie Another Spanish church has come under fire for a 'frightening' art restoration Eye Of The Beholder

Another Spanish church has come under fire for a 'frightening' art restoration

The sculpture of St George dates back to the 16th century.

From TheJournal.ie City Assembly House has been restored - and is recreating an 18th-century art exhibition Dublin

City Assembly House has been restored - and is recreating an 18th-century art exhibition

The ambitious exhibition will see works not seen in decades go on display to the public.

From TheJournal.ie Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before' Portobello

Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before'

Street artist ACHES says he’s going to cover up the word “FREED” that someone wrote across her forehead.

From TheJournal.ie Russia calls for 'most severe punishment' after visitor causes serious damage to Ivan the Terrible painting Vandalised

Russia calls for 'most severe punishment' after visitor causes serious damage to Ivan the Terrible painting

Russian police arrested a 37-year-old man who used a metal pole to break the glass covering the painting.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father Art And Life

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes C'est Terrible

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes

Out of the 140 artworks in the collection, 82 were fake.

From TheJournal.ie Maser's Repeal the 8th mural is back up in Temple Bar (and it won’t come down this time) Another Lick On The Wall This post contains videos

Maser's Repeal the 8th mural is back up in Temple Bar (and it won’t come down this time)

Only this week it was removed from another wall in the area.

From TheJournal.ie This charity is selling thousands of artworks for €50 each - some are by world-famous names This post contains videos

This charity is selling thousands of artworks for €50 each - some are by world-famous names

The catch: you won’t know whose picture you have – amatuer or world famous professional – until after the purchase.

From TheJournal.ie 'Since moving to Ireland I have been born again, I want to thank the country for that' Asylum Seeker

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 'This country has been so unloved. People go on about 800 years of oppression, it's 800 years of rejection' Randomer

'This country has been so unloved. People go on about 800 years of oppression, it's 800 years of rejection'

Poet Colm Keegan’s latest collection is an exploration of self and society.

From TheJournal.ie Can you spot the Tracey Emin? Art worth thousands going on sale for €50 Incognito

Can you spot the Tracey Emin? Art worth thousands going on sale for €50

The unique fundraiser beat all expectations last year with people queuing up from 4am.

From TheJournal.ie How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park Dublin

How a willow garden is helping these women 'reclaim' their local park

Fairview Park has been the scene of antisocial behaviour in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie France hands back Nazi looted art to Jewish family Triptych Of The Crucifixion

France hands back Nazi looted art to Jewish family

The family fled to Paris from Germany in 1938 and were forced to sell the 16th painting.

From TheJournal.ie Famous graffiti wall behind Bernard Shaw pub to be demolished to make way for 260-flat complex Dublin City

Famous graffiti wall behind Bernard Shaw pub to be demolished to make way for 260-flat complex

A Dublin street artist has suggested preserving the wall in some way, by assigning another one nearby for artists’ use.

From TheJournal.ie 4 events for... anyone looking for an art injection Picture This

4 events for... anyone looking for an art injection

Irish art fans are spoiled for choice this week.

From TheJournal.ie Old Georgian House to be transformed into new home for Irish poetry... and it has some major backers I Will Arise And Go Now

Old Georgian House to be transformed into new home for Irish poetry... and it has some major backers

After 40 years, it looks like Poetry Ireland may finally get its own centre in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Art teacher sacked after admitting relationship with mental health patient awarded €5,000 Unfair Dismissal

Art teacher sacked after admitting relationship with mental health patient awarded €5,000

The art teacher told the WRC hearing that the relationship “was a fully consensual, adult relationship”.

From TheJournal.ie The artist who captured Ireland in the 1800s with thousands of watercolours Du Noyer

The artist who captured Ireland in the 1800s with thousands of watercolours

George Victor du Noyer travelled around Ireland drawing various features, accompanied by his spaniel Mr Buff.

From TheJournal.ie Looted paintings owned by a Nazi-era art dealer have gone on display Hildebrand Gurlitt

Looted paintings owned by a Nazi-era art dealer have gone on display

The works are just a small fraction of the pieces discovered in 2012 in possession of his son Cornelius Gurlitt.

From TheJournal.ie Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads Strike
From TheJournal.ie These are the candidates for this year's Hennessy Portrait Prize National Gallery

These are the candidates for this year's Hennessy Portrait Prize

Which is your favourite?

From TheJournal.ie Dublin street art: 'We would work as fast as we could to avoid getting caught and arrested' Column

Dublin street art: 'We would work as fast as we could to avoid getting caught and arrested'

Street art has emerged from the shadows and is now firmly in the mainstream, writes Dublin street artist Solus.

From TheJournal.ie Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London Up The Walls

Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London

The murals are ahead of a new exhibition of US artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.

From TheJournal.ie From parking spaces to pop-up parks: 35 new parks appeared in Dublin yesterday

From parking spaces to pop-up parks: 35 new parks appeared in Dublin yesterday

Over 35 temporary parklets were installed across Dublin yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 'Mental health difficulties are still fraught with stigma' - New mural challenges Ireland's attitudes The Volunteers

'Mental health difficulties are still fraught with stigma' - New mural challenges Ireland's attitudes

The mural is the latest work by street artist Joe Caslin.

From TheJournal.ie Photos: The Louvre is opening a Middle East outpost in Abu Dhabi Louvre

Photos: The Louvre is opening a Middle East outpost in Abu Dhabi

The museum opening was delayed by economic turmoil in the UAE due to falling oil prices.

From TheJournal.ie There's a new piano in Pearse Station and people are being encouraged to play it Give It A Go

There's a new piano in Pearse Station and people are being encouraged to play it

Irish Rail has installed the decorated piano on the southbound platform of the station.

From TheJournal.ie How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts IMMA

How weddings, festivals and Hennessy are helping Irish art after 'devastating' funding cuts

We spoke to the director of the Irish Museum of Modern Art (IMMA) about how it thought outside the box to bring in more money.

From TheJournal.ie A Maze in Cork, a Firestorm in Clare and a VR party in Offaly: Culture Night is back Save The Date This post contains videos

A Maze in Cork, a Firestorm in Clare and a VR party in Offaly: Culture Night is back

This Friday 22 September, towns and cities across Ireland will be transformed for the 12th edition of Culture Night.

From TheJournal.ie Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps Trainspotting

Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps

Did your local railway station make the cut?

From TheJournal.ie From an old Guinness boat to herding cattle: Capturing life at Dublin Port Down Memory Lane

From an old Guinness boat to herding cattle: Capturing life at Dublin Port

More than 30 aspiring artists from Dublin will see their artwork displayed in the Hugh Lane Gallery as part of a new project.

From TheJournal.ie Something very unusual is going to happen in caves around Ireland this summer Entirely Hollow

Something very unusual is going to happen in caves around Ireland this summer

We talked to the artist responsible.

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