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# sculpture - Last month November 2022

No Kidding: The story behind the bronze statue commemorating Ireland's oldest annual festival
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No Kidding: The story behind the bronze statue commemorating Ireland's oldest annual festival

Nov 22nd 2022, 4:32 PM 479 Views 0 Comments

The origin story we never knew we needed.

# sculpture - Last year 2021

Giant chequered teapot sculpture unveiled in Smithfield Square
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# I'm A Little Teapot

Giant chequered teapot sculpture unveiled in Smithfield Square

Oct 18th 2021, 1:30 PM 33,564 Views 31 Comments

Smithfield Utah is the second of six sculptures being created as part of Dublin City Council’s Sculpture Dublin initiative.

Clare County Council pauses plans for Ennistymon Púca statue following backlash
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Clare County Council pauses plans for Ennistymon Púca statue following backlash

May 11th 2021, 1:27 PM 43,319 Views 57 Comments

Fr Willie Cummins denounced the planned sculpture as “sinister” from the altar at Sunday mass.

# sculpture - All time

This 'massively ambitious' 200ft sculpture could welcome visitors to Waterford
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This 'massively ambitious' 200ft sculpture could welcome visitors to Waterford

Aug 4th 2019, 10:00 PM 89,344 Views 112 Comments

This bronze-coloured steel beast could be watching over Waterford by 2021, if the €22 million in funding is approved.

4 events for... anyone who loves art and design
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4 events for... anyone who loves art and design

Aug 8th 2018, 4:43 PM 588 Views 0 Comments

From Iranian installations to environmentally friendly fine art.

'Even Jesus did not please everyone': Ronaldo artist defends sculpture of Madrid star
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# Busted Flush

'Even Jesus did not please everyone': Ronaldo artist defends sculpture of Madrid star

Mar 30th 2017, 5:35 PM 26,227 Views 34 Comments

Emanuel Santos insists the Ballon d’Or winner is happy with his effort.

The bust unveiled at the newly-named Cristiano Ronaldo airport is pretty terrible
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# Dubious

The bust unveiled at the newly-named Cristiano Ronaldo airport is pretty terrible

Mar 29th 2017, 2:33 PM 39,597 Views 36 Comments

5,000 people showed up for the event in Madeira today.

William and Harry commission London statue of Princess Diana
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William and Harry commission London statue of Princess Diana

Jan 29th 2017, 5:39 PM 21,534 Views 66 Comments

The sculpture will stand in the public grounds of her former residence, Kensington Palace.

This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize
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This giant rear end hoovered up all the attention - but it's been beaten to the Turner Prize

Dec 6th 2016, 7:02 AM 22,134 Views 27 Comments

The prize is awarded to a British artist under 50 for an outstanding exhibition, and has become synonymous with controversy in its 32-year history.

Parishioners in Canada are upset at this restored statue of the baby Jesus
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# Christ Almighty

Parishioners in Canada are upset at this restored statue of the baby Jesus

Oct 21st 2016, 10:44 AM 32,027 Views 64 Comments

“I wasn’t trained for this in the seminary,” the local priest said.

An artist has made Enda Kenny's head from rolls of toilet paper
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An artist has made Enda Kenny's head from rolls of toilet paper

May 13th 2016, 3:34 PM 13,526 Views 59 Comments

The creator is hoping to trade the piece rather than sell it so get your offers ready…

The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again
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The ‘Queen’s Vagina’ has been vandalised again

Sep 7th 2015, 4:00 PM 21,088 Views 26 Comments

The graffiti has been condemned as “hateful”.

Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...
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Well, this is the most unusual fish in Ireland...

Jul 4th 2015, 8:30 AM 21,143 Views 25 Comments

What do you think of it?

Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'
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Someone has vandalised the 'Queen's Vagina'

Jun 17th 2015, 11:05 PM 40,045 Views 26 Comments

Ah lads…

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

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

Apr 23rd 2015, 5:43 PM 5,840 Views 7 Comments

Really ties the stadium together.

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students
# Tighty Whities
# Tighty Whities

This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students

Feb 6th 2014, 8:55 AM 3,408 Views 2 Comments

Can’t imagine why.

You'll probably want these carved crayons but you won't know why
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# Waxing Lyrical

You'll probably want these carved crayons but you won't know why

Oct 16th 2013, 10:30 PM 1,949 Views 2 Comments

You don’t think you’ll want a crayon C-3PO and yet…

Qatar buys controversial Zidane head-butt statue
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# Art

Qatar buys controversial Zidane head-butt statue

Oct 6th 2013, 10:52 AM 3,062 Views 2 Comments

Because why not?

New sculpture to be unveiled in Dingle
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New sculpture to be unveiled in Dingle

Mar 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 9,060 Views 26 Comments

The public art commission was created by local artist Joe Neeson.

French artist unveils giant bronze sculpture of Zidane's famous head-butt
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# Chest Friends

French artist unveils giant bronze sculpture of Zidane's famous head-butt

Sep 28th 2012, 4:59 PM 1,140 Views 0 Comments

Marco Materazzi’s Oscar-winning reaction has also been immortalised in five-metres of metallic glory.

In pictures: Art in the Olympic Park
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# London 2012

In pictures: Art in the Olympic Park

Aug 6th 2012, 9:30 AM 4,793 Views 1 Comment

There’s not just sport to look at in the park, there’s art too.

Controversial Carla Bruni statue erected in Paris
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Controversial Carla Bruni statue erected in Paris

Aug 2nd 2012, 1:51 PM 8,369 Views 8 Comments

But figure modelled on France’s former first lady hasn’t been put in public – as was the original plan.

In photos: Damien Hirst's exhibition at the Tate Modern
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# Hirst

In photos: Damien Hirst's exhibition at the Tate Modern

Apr 3rd 2012, 1:15 PM 1,334 Views 1 Comment

Skull fans rejoice. There are skulls.

Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition
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Ghost estates brought to book in post-Tiger exhibition

Mar 15th 2012, 7:15 AM 4,537 Views 5 Comments

Art initiative PrettyvacanT Dublin is repurposing empty spaces for cultural purposes – its latest show responds to “post-Crash Ireland”.

The week in photos From TheJournal.ie
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The week in photos

Navan statue: a load of bull or taking the town by the horns? From TheJournal.ie
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Navan statue: a load of bull or taking the town by the horns?

The week in photos
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The week in photos

Feb 18th 2011, 9:00 PM 2,568 Views 0 Comments

Our pick of the wonderful and sometimes poignant pictures that shaped the week.

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange
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# Middle Finger

Italian artist unveils 20 foot middle finger to stock exchange

Sep 25th 2010, 1:43 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

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