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From TheJournal.ie This Irish painter's works are 'among the art world's best kept secrets' Undiscovered

This Irish painter's works are 'among the art world's best kept secrets'

A new book on Cork painter James Barry has just won a major award. The book’s author tells us how Barry’s works are like “something from Dan Brown, only real”.

From TheJournal.ie Iconic Windmill Lane graffiti wall to be auctioned off for Movember End Of An Era This post contains videos

Iconic Windmill Lane graffiti wall to be auctioned off for Movember

U2, the Rolling Stones and Sinéad O’Connor all recorded at the studio.

From TheJournal.ie A film about a jihadist attack on Paris is on hold because of eerie echoes with reality Made In France This post contains videos

A film about a jihadist attack on Paris is on hold because of eerie echoes with reality

Posters for the film placed all over the city’s metro have been taken down.

From TheJournal.ie There's an intriguing story behind why this Irish design genius was ignored for decades Eileen Gray

There's an intriguing story behind why this Irish design genius was ignored for decades

The first Irish biography about her has been nominated for an Irish Book Award.

From TheJournal.ie 'What does your man know about art?': Brent Pope shows off his hidden passion RTÉ

'What does your man know about art?': Brent Pope shows off his hidden passion

A new side to the former rugby player is being shown in a new documentary.

From TheJournal.ie Police are trying to solve the mystery of an Italian art thief found dead in a London canal The Man With The Lizard Tattoo

Police are trying to solve the mystery of an Italian art thief found dead in a London canal

Sebastiano Magnanini stole a 260-year-old painting from a church in Venice. 22 years later, he was found tied to a shopping trolley in a canal in London.

From TheJournal.ie The artist behind THAT marriage equality mural is back with another powerful piece Joe Caslin

The artist behind THAT marriage equality mural is back with another powerful piece

Joe Caslin tells us about the latest work from his Our Nation’s Sons project.

From TheJournal.ie No plans for Culture Night? Here is what's happening in the SOUTH Culture Night Guide

No plans for Culture Night? Here is what's happening in the SOUTH

It’s Culture Night tomorrow and there’s plenty of events to choose from.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Marvel illustrator proposes to girlfriend by drawing cartoons of their relationship Surprise

Irish Marvel illustrator proposes to girlfriend by drawing cartoons of their relationship

He showed the images at a surprise birthday he threw for her.

From TheJournal.ie The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again Anti-Semitism

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: 80-something graffiti artists hit the streets in Portugal No Good Punks

PHOTOS: 80-something graffiti artists hit the streets in Portugal

“It’s good to keep learning until you die.”

From TheJournal.ie Here are our top 6 things to do at Electric Picnic today: Saturday Electric Picnic
From TheJournal.ie "Dublin isn’t all about tradition and pints of Guinness and leprechauns" Dublin Gallery Weekend

"Dublin isn’t all about tradition and pints of Guinness and leprechauns"

The capital is being turned into a huge art gallery in September.

From TheJournal.ie This artist made a portrait out of the hateful and threatening tweets sent to Caitlyn Jenner Art

This artist made a portrait out of the hateful and threatening tweets sent to Caitlyn Jenner

Jenner has praised the young artist saying he turned hate into love.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: Banksy's take on 'the happiest place on earth' Dismaland This post contains images

PHOTOS: Banksy's take on 'the happiest place on earth'

The bemusement park is opening this weekend.

From TheJournal.ie These posters are going to help give two families new homes Quote/unquote This post contains images

These posters are going to help give two families new homes

‘I struggle to get my head around how many people are homeless.’

From TheJournal.ie This guy wants to broadcast online from the ear he's been growing on his arm Ah Ear Leave It Out

This guy wants to broadcast online from the ear he's been growing on his arm

Yes, you read every word of that correctly.

From TheJournal.ie This woman has said thanks for the Yes vote by leaving free pieces of art about the place Free Stuff

This woman has said thanks for the Yes vote by leaving free pieces of art about the place

Keep your eyes peeled, there could be one for you.

From TheJournal.ie A giant balloon is dangling 10 enormous boobs over Galway Breast Is Best
From TheJournal.ie TD says State shouldn't destroy Leaving Cert Art work Pink Floyd Moment This post contains videos

TD says State shouldn't destroy Leaving Cert Art work

“Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!”

From TheJournal.ie Sale of Russborough paintings may be postponed after 'generous proposal' from Irish donors Possible Purchase

Sale of Russborough paintings may be postponed after 'generous proposal' from Irish donors

An emergency meeting of the board will consider the new proposal as soon as possible.

From TheJournal.ie 'Christie's, the stinkers': Auction house will 'disgrace themselves' if it charges penalty fee for Russborough paintings Ireland's Art

'Christie's, the stinkers': Auction house will 'disgrace themselves' if it charges penalty fee for Russborough paintings

There have been calls for the board of the foundation to be dissolved.

From TheJournal.ie Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina' Only In France

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'

Ah lads…

From TheJournal.ie Here's why animation fans are being told to go to Dingle Fair Play

Here's why animation fans are being told to go to Dingle

There’s some top stuff happening there.

From TheJournal.ie National Gallery says it has no money to buy the Russborough paintings Auction

National Gallery says it has no money to buy the Russborough paintings

Five masterpieces, including two Rubens, are to go up for auction to raise funds for the upkeep of Russborough House in Wicklow.

From TheJournal.ie Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles On Show

Shocking or fine? Artist criticised for vagina sculpture in Versailles

It’s either a massive tuba or else Marie Antoinette’s vagina – but the artist isn’t saying.

From TheJournal.ie Artist says Catholic paper used image without permission to promote faith in the home Losing My Religion

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

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

From TheJournal.ie "We hear things like 'I didn't know this about my husband'" Art And Dementia

"We hear things like 'I didn't know this about my husband'"

The Azure programme for art galleries helps people living with dementia find new joys ln life.

From TheJournal.ie This 3D painting will freak you out Amazing

This 3D painting will freak you out

We feel dizzy.

From TheJournal.ie News station blurs out breasts on Picasso painting MY EYES!

News station blurs out breasts on Picasso painting

The painting, Women of Algiers, sold for $160 million this week.

From TheJournal.ie What is the enduring appeal of an artist like Bowie? Opinion

What is the enduring appeal of an artist like Bowie?

David Bowie has captured popular imagination for decades; what are the historical, cultural and political reasons for this?

From TheJournal.ie Irish teen's award-winning painting to go on show in Milan Art

Irish teen's award-winning painting to go on show in Milan

20 million visitors are expected at the event.

From TheJournal.ie Council won't fine man who wrote "love" thousands of times in chalk on footpaths of Belfast All You Need Is Love

Council won't fine man who wrote "love" thousands of times in chalk on footpaths of Belfast

Christoff Gillen had been issued a Fixed Penalty Notice for his art performance “A Thousand and One Kisses”.

From The42 Here's the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home Refurb

Here's the sculpture that Ulster had commissioned for their new home

Really ties the stadium together.

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight

Artist Joe Caslin has a big job ahead.

10 questionable works of art every Irish person made in primary school

“Look, mam! LOOK WHAT I MADE.”

From TheJournal.ie Instagram says it "accidentally" removed woman's period stain photo twice Menstrual Mistake This post contains a poll

Instagram says it "accidentally" removed woman's period stain photo twice

The poet said that she was fully clothed and the photo was not unacceptable.

From TheJournal.ie 75 students compete to have drawing shown on Google's Irish homepage Talented This post contains images

75 students compete to have drawing shown on Google's Irish homepage

A record number of entries were received for this year’s Doodle 4 Google competition.