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From TheJournal.ie How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around Russell Frantom

How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around

Seven years on from his arrest in Indiana, Frantom says he sorry he scared people but doesn’t believe he would have gone through with the plan.

From TheJournal.ie These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were Jane Doe

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were

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

From TheJournal.ie My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed Opinion

My favourite female characters are warm, wilful and – above all – flawed

The push for strong female characters literature is great, but let’s remember that ‘strong’ doesn’t mean ‘perfect’.

11 unbelievable Banksys you haven't seen yet

Such talent.

From TheJournal.ie The Central Bank still doesn't know what to do with its golden ball Stay Or Go? This post contains a poll

The Central Bank still doesn't know what to do with its golden ball

The Crann an Oir sculpture was unveiled in 1991 by Charles Haughey.

From TheJournal.ie At $300 million, this is now the most expensive painting ever Price Gauguin
From TheJournal.ie What happens when you fall out of love with Dublin? Photography

What happens when you fall out of love with Dublin?

These photographs investigate.

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom? Hungry

Opinion: Are we being overly sensitive about C4's Famine sitcom?

The Famine itself wasn’t funny, but a comedy based in that era might be.

From TheJournal.ie QUIZ: You've driven past them, but where are these roadside monuments?

'Any cartoon can offend': Artist behind viral Charlie Hebdo response on the power of pictures

Michael Shaw on how cartooning has changed in the social media age.

From TheJournal.ie PJ Harvey's recording her new album inside a box in an art gallery A Place Called Home

PJ Harvey's recording her new album inside a box in an art gallery

And you can go and watch the whole thing.

From TheJournal.ie This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell Drama Queen

This old lady is 110 today and she has some stories to tell

The Abbey Theatre wants to talk about its history.

From TheJournal.ie Japanese artist facing charges after making kayak in the shape of her vagina Art

Japanese artist facing charges after making kayak in the shape of her vagina

Megumi Igarashi raised funds online to pay for a genital-shaped kayak.

From TheJournal.ie "We are artists: no other labels please" Differently Abled

"We are artists: no other labels please"

A new project in Co Kilkenny challenges perceptions about art.

8 beautiful illustrations that capture what it means to be Irish Art
From TheJournal.ie Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize Art

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize

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

From TheJournal.ie Check out this amazing portrait of James Connolly ... on an Irish Water registration pack Water Work
From TheJournal.ie Silly Willie: A gentle poke at Yeats's lifelong crush on Maud Gonne Cool It Man

Silly Willie: A gentle poke at Yeats's lifelong crush on Maud Gonne

Artist Annie West’s book of illustrations might make you feel a little sorry for WB. But only a little.

From TheJournal.ie The winner of the Hennessy Portrait Prize is.... Vote This post contains a poll

The winner of the Hennessy Portrait Prize is....

You can see them in real life from today.

From TheJournal.ie Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry Temple

Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry

Will Northern Ireland be tasting a little bit of Nevada?

From TheJournal.ie The artist who injected his wife with horse blood is in Dublin Bleeding Art

The artist who injected his wife with horse blood is in Dublin

The Science Gallery has a new exhibition but it’s not for the faint-hearted…

From TheJournal.ie Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet Art Attack

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet

Police say the thieves are likely to try and sell the valuable painting.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: What springs to mind when you think of artists with disabilities? Creativity

Opinion: What springs to mind when you think of artists with disabilities?

If an artist’s intellectual disability informs your opinion of their work, then you’re missing the point – and missing out.

From TheJournal.ie A painting of a ballerina putting on her shoe - worth €6 million - has been stolen Oceans 14

A painting of a ballerina putting on her shoe - worth €6 million - has been stolen

The piece of art wasn’t insured. Ouch.

This guy's latte art is the best you'll ever see

No leaves here.

Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions

He paid $140,000 at auction for the painting, which turned out to be by Italian artist Guercino. Handy.

From TheJournal.ie "Smile!" How's your Culture Night going? Culture Night 2014

"Smile!" How's your Culture Night going?

These young ladies have been snapping selfies in Cork.

From TheJournal.ie What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night Culture Night

What to see in THE MIDLANDS on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night on Friday – and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

From TheJournal.ie What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night Culture Night

What to see in THE NORTH on Culture Night

It’s Culture Night tomorrow– and here’s our guide to what’s happening around the country.

12 beautiful maths-inspired GIFs that are dizzying to watch

A Dublin-based PhD student created these incredible works.

Watch this artist draw an amazing, photo-like portrait of Robin Williams

You will think it’s a photo.

From TheJournal.ie Remembering Seamus Heaney, who died a year ago today Seamus Heaney This post contains images

Remembering Seamus Heaney, who died a year ago today

Here’s a collection of art inspired by the beloved poet…

From TheJournal.ie This Banksy artwork sold for £403,000 - and saved a youth club Mobile Lovers

This Banksy artwork sold for £403,000 - and saved a youth club

The Broad Plain Boys’ Club in Bristol has been saved – after they took a crowbar to the Banksy work.

Creative mum turns kid's wall scribble into a work of art

There’s making the best of a bad situation, and then there’s this.

From TheJournal.ie Gallery denies anti-gay discrimination over McGuinness-Robinson 'gay kiss' warning Pucker Up

Gallery denies anti-gay discrimination over McGuinness-Robinson 'gay kiss' warning

“If it was a man and woman kissing there wouldn’t have been an issue.”

From The42 Europe's top footballers immortalised in series of fine art type portraits Beautiful Game

Europe's top footballers immortalised in series of fine art type portraits

About time someone painted Pirlo.

From TheJournal.ie This Temple Bar lane is going to be turned into an open-air art gallery Love The Lanes

This Temple Bar lane is going to be turned into an open-air art gallery

The Love the Lanes project will see artists creating works which will hang at Crampton Court throughout August.