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From TheJournal.ie Work from some of the world's most renowned artists to go on display in Dublin Gormleys Contemporary

Work from some of the world's most renowned artists to go on display in Dublin

Banksy, Andy Warhol and Damien Hirst are among the artists whose work visitors will be able to enjoy.

From TheJournal.ie 'Everyone thought the people in flats were locked up and comfy - I wanted to scrape away the surface a bit' Illuminations

'Everyone thought the people in flats were locked up and comfy - I wanted to scrape away the surface a bit'

Photographer Jeanette Lowe and artist Leanne McDonagh explore inner city life and Traveller families in new work about how the pandemic has affected Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie The 'oldest street photographer in Dublin' on why it's never too late to change careers Fair City

The 'oldest street photographer in Dublin' on why it's never too late to change careers

Jim O’Callaghan, now 78, went to college in his late 50s and ended up with his dream job.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin City Council to invest €600,000 in six new sculptures for parks and public spaces Art

Dublin City Council to invest €600,000 in six new sculptures for parks and public spaces

The announcement was made as the newly elected Lord Mayor Hazel Chu today launched ‘Sculpture Dublin’.

From TheJournal.ie What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors? Picture This

What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors?

Some galleries are trying to make the experience as normal as possible.

From TheJournal.ie 'A wanton act of vandalism': Gardaí investigate fire at popular tree sculpture in Dublin Tree Of Life

'A wanton act of vandalism': Gardaí investigate fire at popular tree sculpture in Dublin

Dublin City Council has said that an accelerant was used in the fire, with the damage clearly visible today.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: Can you match these famous paintings to their artists? On Canvass

Quiz: Can you match these famous paintings to their artists?

Coming to a gallery near you.

From TheJournal.ie 'It was incredible to witness': RTÉ documentary shows the power of the arts for young children Creative Kids

'It was incredible to witness': RTÉ documentary shows the power of the arts for young children

It follows the launch of the creative programme in Irish schools last year.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy reveals new artwork as he 'works from home' during lockdown Rat Tat Tat Tat

Banksy reveals new artwork as he 'works from home' during lockdown

Banksy’s trademark rat can be seen causing mayhem in a bathroom.

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How well do you know Leonardo da Vinci? Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you know Leonardo da Vinci?

It’s his birthday.

From TheJournal.ie Government criticised over schemes aimed at helping artists impacted by coronavirus Funding

Government criticised over schemes aimed at helping artists impacted by coronavirus

Minister Josepha Madigan made the announcement about a number of new initiatives today.

From TheJournal.ie Don Conroy launches his new Youtube channel: 'People want their kids to experience what they did when they were young' Uncle Don

Don Conroy launches his new Youtube channel: 'People want their kids to experience what they did when they were young'

Conroy plans to provide free drawing tutorials over the coming weeks. It came about, he says, by popular demand.

From TheJournal.ie Painting by renowned Irish artist Jack Butler Yeats sells for €1.7 million at auction Going Going Gone

Painting by renowned Irish artist Jack Butler Yeats sells for €1.7 million at auction

Reverie by Jack Butler Yeats had a guide price of up to €700,000.

From TheJournal.ie The Irish For: The enduring genius of artist Louis le Brocquy Column

The Irish For: The enduring genius of artist Louis le Brocquy

The Irish artist’s painting Táin was sold for €102,253 at an auction earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ sells off Louis le Brocquy painting for €102,000 Easel Money

RTÉ sells off Louis le Brocquy painting for €102,000

The national broadcaster is dealing with a serious financial crisis.

From TheJournal.ie 'People with intellectual disabilities were made feel their stories weren’t as valuable as the next person's' Making A Mark

'People with intellectual disabilities were made feel their stories weren’t as valuable as the next person's'

Mark Smith, who has Down Syndrome is performing in a new show about his life, written by Shaun Dunne.

From TheJournal.ie 'What was Zeus playing at?': A tour with a difference is hoping to get more people into art Frayed

'What was Zeus playing at?': A tour with a difference is hoping to get more people into art

It’s part of a new arts festival taking place in Dublin next week.

From TheJournal.ie Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist Wilhelmina Weber Furlong

Search on for Irish family of pioneering American artist

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

From TheJournal.ie Artwork containing sexual words and images in Dept of Health moved after complaint In Rude Health

Artwork containing sexual words and images in Dept of Health moved after complaint

The OPW said the piece has been moved into an individual office now after “an objection” to the artwork.

From TheJournal.ie Do you like the Luke Kelly statue and motorway sculptures? This kind of art is getting a funding boost Public Art

Do you like the Luke Kelly statue and motorway sculptures? This kind of art is getting a funding boost

Percent for Art scheme aims to make art accessible to the general public.

From TheJournal.ie This transparent piggy bank will be put on a Carlow street - and the money can be used for anything Carlow Arts Festival

This transparent piggy bank will be put on a Carlow street - and the money can be used for anything

People will be invited to put money into the pig – and the money can be spent however the community agrees to spend it.

From TheJournal.ie Artists say they're losing their studios and spaces as commercial development surges in Dublin Under Threat This post contains videos

Artists say they're losing their studios and spaces as commercial development surges in Dublin

They worry that rising rental prices will force cultural creative spaces to close.

From TheJournal.ie Abbey 'committed' to change after January's damning open letter from actors and directors Culture

Abbey 'committed' to change after January's damning open letter from actors and directors

As part of the changes, the theatre has committed to a review of all pay rates, with any amendments to be implemented in 2020.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Creative spaces are under threat so councils must be proactive to ensure that the arts survive Opinion

Opinion: Creative spaces are under threat so councils must be proactive to ensure that the arts survive

Rents are sky-rocketing making spaces unaffordable for many artists. But with proper planning, we can protect the creative life of the city, writes Councillor Patrick Costello.

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme

The museum will stage five temporary exhibitions alongside its usual long-term collections.

From TheJournal.ie 'It means a huge amount to us as parents': How buying this Incognito artwork can help children in need Jack And Jill Foundation This post contains videos

'It means a huge amount to us as parents': How buying this Incognito artwork can help children in need

You won’t know whose picture you have – amateur or world famous professional – until after the purchase, but all proceeds go to the Jack and Jill foundation.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy artwork that self-destructed is going on display in German museum Girl With Balloon

Banksy artwork that self-destructed is going on display in German museum

Girl with Balloon will be shown from tomorrow through to 3 March at the Frieder Burda museum.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan Stolen

Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan

The work along with other similarly-themed paintings popped up in Paris last June.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy in Tokyo? City takes a closer look at graffiti resembling artist's work Banksy

Banksy in Tokyo? City takes a closer look at graffiti resembling artist's work

The drawing of a rat holding an umbrella was sprayed near a monorail station in Toykyo.

From TheJournal.ie Welsh steel town forced to install traffic wardens following appearance of Banksy work at car garage Port Talbot

Welsh steel town forced to install traffic wardens following appearance of Banksy work at car garage

The enigmatic street artist claimed responsibility for the work earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland in a Snapshot: Inside our crumbling former asylums, the walls whisper 'forgive me' Column

Ireland in a Snapshot: Inside our crumbling former asylums, the walls whisper 'forgive me'

Magnificent 19th-century buildings housed the homeless, misfits and the mentally ill. They are shameful relics of the past but we should not forget their story, writes Donal Moloney.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland in a Snapshot: Shooting a music video in the Wicklow woods Column

Ireland in a Snapshot: Shooting a music video in the Wicklow woods

I was honoured to be asked to shoot a music video for artist David Rooney, best known for his unique illustrations, I didn’t realise he had a hidden talent as a singer, writes Donal Moloney.

From TheJournal.ie Banksy has been Banksied: Artist's works on show in Madrid without his approval Banksy

Banksy has been Banksied: Artist's works on show in Madrid without his approval

“Genius or Vandal?” opened at the Ifema centre in the Spanish capital and will run until March 10.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland in a Snapshot: Decay at the manor - exploring Ireland's abandoned houses Column

Ireland in a Snapshot: Decay at the manor - exploring Ireland's abandoned houses

The winding long walk from the rusty main gate to the house had my pulse racing, writes Donal Moloney.

From TheJournal.ie Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet art gets two-year sentence for handling stolen painting Courts

Man previously jailed for damaging €10m Monet art gets two-year sentence for handling stolen painting

Andrew Shannon was alleged to have handled a painting by Frederick Goodall dating back to 1892.

From TheJournal.ie Portrait of Marie Cassidy to be unveiled at National Gallery of Ireland State Pathologist

Portrait of Marie Cassidy to be unveiled at National Gallery of Ireland

She was chosen to sit for the portrait in recognition of her contribution to Irish science.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland in a Snapshot: The dreamlike landscape of the northern coastline Opinion

Ireland in a Snapshot: The dreamlike landscape of the northern coastline

The northern coastline of Antrim is beyond beautiful and everything in between is worth investigating, writes Donal Moloney.

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.”

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