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# art - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

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

Oct 17th 2018, 4:33 PM 1,539 Views 0 Comments

From Keith Richards to Debbie Harry.

# art - Saturday 6 October, 2018

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

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

Oct 6th 2018, 11:28 AM 69,826 Views 56 Comments

“It appears we just got Banksy-ed.”

# art - Thursday 9 August, 2018

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

Aug 9th 2018, 9:16 AM 28,572 Views 50 Comments

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’.

# art - Monday 23 July, 2018

Art dealer buys storage locker full of 'junk', finds six priceless paintings
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# Lost De Koonings

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

Jul 23rd 2018, 10:49 PM 48,203 Views 33 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

12 iconic Dublin landmarks, as captured by illustrator Shauna Harrison
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12 iconic Dublin landmarks, as captured by illustrator Shauna Harrison

Jul 18th 2018, 4:45 PM 2,234 Views 0 Comments

The capital’s hotspots and hidden gems.

# art - Sunday 15 July, 2018

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

Sligo honours WB and Jack Yeats with a unique arts festival

Jul 15th 2018, 12:00 PM 8,229 Views 0 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 30 June, 2018

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

Jun 30th 2018, 5:30 PM 21,206 Views 21 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Another Spanish church has come under fire for a 'frightening' art restoration
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# Eye Of The Beholder

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

Jun 27th 2018, 3:00 PM 23,824 Views 17 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 16 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 16th 2018, 6:30 PM 7,127 Views 0 Comments

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

# art - Thursday 31 May, 2018

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

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

May 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 25,217 Views 45 Comments

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

# art - Monday 28 May, 2018

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

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

May 28th 2018, 10:30 PM 33,074 Views 13 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'It's incredible': DNA test confirms identity of Pauline Bewick's biological father
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# Art And Life

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

May 27th 2018, 9:45 AM 53,626 Views 18 Comments

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.

# art - Monday 30 April, 2018

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes
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# C'est Terrible

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

Apr 30th 2018, 10:54 AM 26,842 Views 20 Comments

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

# art - Friday 27 April, 2018

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

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

Apr 27th 2018, 9:17 PM 23,162 Views 273 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 24 March, 2018

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

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

Mar 24th 2018, 9:40 AM 15,553 Views 3 Comments

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

# art - Monday 19 March, 2018

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

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

Mar 19th 2018, 10:00 PM 92,452 Views 103 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 18 March, 2018

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

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

Mar 18th 2018, 10:30 AM 28,990 Views 27 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 18th 2018, 10:00 AM 26,082 Views 9 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 4 March, 2018

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

Mar 4th 2018, 9:30 AM 15,356 Views 9 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 17 February, 2018

France hands back Nazi looted art to Jewish family
# Triptych Of The Crucifixion
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# Triptych Of The Crucifixion

France hands back Nazi looted art to Jewish family

Feb 17th 2018, 6:30 AM 12,640 Views 14 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 23,097 Views 39 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

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

Jan 24th 2018, 4:10 PM 705 Views 0 Comments

Irish art fans are spoiled for choice this week.

# art - Sunday 14 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 14th 2018, 6:30 PM 23,732 Views 34 Comments

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

# art - Monday 4 December, 2017

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

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

Dec 4th 2017, 3:00 PM 28,443 Views 0 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 12 November, 2017

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

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

Nov 12th 2017, 8:45 AM 33,524 Views 17 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 5 November, 2017

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

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

Nov 5th 2017, 12:00 PM 13,388 Views 18 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads
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Heading home? Expect delays as Irish Rail strike means there's an extra 155,000 people on the roads

Nov 1st 2017, 4:50 PM 20,549 Views 70 Comments

This is the first of five strike days.

# art - Sunday 15 October, 2017

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

Oct 15th 2017, 10:00 AM 47,038 Views 45 Comments

Which is your favourite?

# art - Thursday 21 September, 2017

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

Sep 21st 2017, 7:30 PM 7,837 Views 38 Comments

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

# art - Monday 18 September, 2017

Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London
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# Up The Walls

Two new Banksy murals have appeared in London

Sep 18th 2017, 8:56 PM 32,582 Views 21 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 16 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 16th 2017, 8:15 AM 20,106 Views 19 Comments

Over 35 temporary parklets were installed across Dublin yesterday.

# art - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 12th 2017, 6:49 PM 13,812 Views 48 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 10 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 10th 2017, 11:00 AM 11,732 Views 21 Comments

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

# art - Thursday 7 September, 2017

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

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

Sep 7th 2017, 1:16 PM 20,463 Views 37 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 20 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 20th 2017, 4:00 PM 14,732 Views 7 Comments

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.

# art - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 9th 2017, 3:20 PM 15,053 Views 6 Comments

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

# art - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps
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# Trainspotting

Four lovely train stations feature on our new stamps

Jul 20th 2017, 1:03 PM 28,385 Views 43 Comments

Did your local railway station make the cut?

# art - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

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

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

Jul 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,863 Views 0 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 2 July, 2017

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

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

Jul 2nd 2017, 7:00 PM 38,326 Views 9 Comments

We talked to the artist responsible.

# art - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Chicago claims placement of 'Real/Fake' sculpture outside Trump hotel a 'coincidence'
# The Art Of The Fake Real
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# The Art Of The Fake Real

Chicago claims placement of 'Real/Fake' sculpture outside Trump hotel a 'coincidence'

Jun 29th 2017, 7:36 AM 15,718 Views 14 Comments

A spokeswoman for the city said that the installation should be interpreted like any other piece of art.