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#Art

# art - Friday 5 June, 2015

Artist says Catholic paper used image without permission to promote faith in the home
# Losing My Religion
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# Losing My Religion

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

Jun 5th 2015, 11:03 AM 18,321 Views 71 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 31 May, 2015

"We hear things like 'I didn't know this about my husband'"
# Art And Dementia
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# Art And Dementia

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

May 31st 2015, 10:15 AM 15,028 Views 15 Comments

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

# art - Friday 22 May, 2015

This 3D painting will freak you out
# Amazing
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# Amazing

This 3D painting will freak you out

May 22nd 2015, 6:50 PM 19,548 Views 7 Comments

We feel dizzy.

# art - Thursday 14 May, 2015

News station blurs out breasts on Picasso painting
# MY EYES!
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# MY EYES!

News station blurs out breasts on Picasso painting

May 14th 2015, 1:18 PM 18,792 Views 47 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 10 May, 2015

What is the enduring appeal of an artist like Bowie?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

What is the enduring appeal of an artist like Bowie?

May 10th 2015, 7:30 PM 179 Views 51 Comments

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

# art - Friday 8 May, 2015

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

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

May 8th 2015, 9:10 PM 20,765 Views 12 Comments

20 million visitors are expected at the event.

# art - Friday 24 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 15,179 Views 37 Comments

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

# art - Thursday 23 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 23rd 2015, 5:43 PM 5,785 Views 7 Comments

Really ties the stadium together.

# art - Friday 10 April, 2015

A massive marriage equality mural is going up on George's St tonight
# Yes Equality
From The Daily Edge
# Yes Equality

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

Apr 10th 2015, 10:15 AM 11,589 Views 1 Comment

Artist Joe Caslin has a big job ahead.

# art - Thursday 2 April, 2015

10 questionable works of art every Irish person made in primary school
# Art Attack
From The Daily Edge
# Art Attack

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

Apr 2nd 2015, 9:30 PM 30,736 Views 3 Comments

“Look, mam! LOOK WHAT I MADE.”

# art - Friday 27 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 27th 2015, 3:10 PM 56,463 Views 133 Comments

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

# art - Monday 9 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 9th 2015, 7:45 PM 17,013 Views 8 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 9th 2015, 9:25 AM 30,910 Views 24 Comments

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.

# art - Saturday 7 March, 2015

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were
# Jane Doe
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# Jane Doe

These forgotten women all died without anyone knowing who they were

Mar 7th 2015, 9:15 AM 30,686 Views 25 Comments

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

# art - Thursday 5 March, 2015

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

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

Mar 5th 2015, 12:57 PM 997 Views 6 Comments

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

# art - Friday 27 February, 2015

11 unbelievable Banksys you haven't seen yet
# So Good So Bad
From The Daily Edge
# So Good So Bad

11 unbelievable Banksys you haven't seen yet

Feb 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 9,879 Views 0 Comments

Such talent.

# art - Monday 16 February, 2015

The Central Bank still doesn't know what to do with its golden ball
# Stay Or Go?
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# Stay Or Go?

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

Feb 16th 2015, 6:02 PM 21,261 Views 64 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 7 February, 2015

At $300 million, this is now the most expensive painting ever
# Price Gauguin
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# Price Gauguin

At $300 million, this is now the most expensive painting ever

Feb 7th 2015, 3:18 PM 18,098 Views 36 Comments

A steal. Right?

# art - Saturday 31 January, 2015

What happens when you fall out of love with Dublin?
# Photography
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# Photography

What happens when you fall out of love with Dublin?

Jan 31st 2015, 9:45 AM 29,450 Views 55 Comments

These photographs investigate.

# art - Thursday 22 January, 2015

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail
# Go To Sleep
From The Daily Edge
# Go To Sleep

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Jan 22nd 2015, 5:05 PM 11,461 Views 1 Comment

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

# art - Monday 19 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 357 Views 110 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 18 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 18th 2015, 6:30 PM 52,622 Views 45 Comments

Ah, Celtic Tiger road art.

# art - Friday 9 January, 2015

'Any cartoon can offend': Artist behind viral Charlie Hebdo response on the power of pictures
# Charlie Hebdo
From The Daily Edge
# Charlie Hebdo

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

Jan 9th 2015, 9:00 PM 32,165 Views 103 Comments

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

# art - Friday 2 January, 2015

PJ Harvey's recording her new album inside a box in an art gallery
# A Place Called Home
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# A Place Called Home

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

Jan 2nd 2015, 3:42 PM 6,906 Views 6 Comments

And you can go and watch the whole thing.

# art - Saturday 27 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 27th 2014, 12:22 PM 14,516 Views 1 Comment

The Abbey Theatre wants to talk about its history.

# art - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

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

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

Dec 24th 2014, 6:05 PM 27,025 Views 42 Comments

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

# art - Sunday 14 December, 2014

"We are artists: no other labels please"
# Differently Abled
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# Differently Abled

"We are artists: no other labels please"

Dec 14th 2014, 9:15 AM 6,909 Views 4 Comments

A new project in Co Kilkenny challenges perceptions about art.

# art - Saturday 6 December, 2014

8 beautiful illustrations that capture what it means to be Irish
# Art
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# Art

8 beautiful illustrations that capture what it means to be Irish

Dec 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 30,407 Views 22 Comments

Perfect.

# art - Monday 1 December, 2014

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize
# Art
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# Art

Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won the Turner Prize

Dec 1st 2014, 8:28 PM 17,903 Views 19 Comments

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

# art - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Check out this amazing portrait of James Connolly ... on an Irish Water registration pack
# Water Work
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# Water Work

Check out this amazing portrait of James Connolly ... on an Irish Water registration pack

Nov 26th 2014, 7:43 PM 20,100 Views 33 Comments

It’s an oil work, not a water painting.

# art - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Silly Willie: A gentle poke at Yeats's lifelong crush on Maud Gonne
# Cool It Man
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# Cool It Man

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

Nov 11th 2014, 10:05 PM 10,938 Views 12 Comments

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

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

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

Nov 11th 2014, 7:15 PM 33,189 Views 26 Comments

You can see them in real life from today.

# art - Saturday 8 November, 2014

These teddy bears turned inside out will haunt your nightmares
# Bears
From The Daily Edge
# Bears

These teddy bears turned inside out will haunt your nightmares

Nov 8th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,321 Views 0 Comments

Not so cuddly any more.

# art - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry
# Temple
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# Temple

Setting divisions alight: Burning Man comes to Derry

Oct 26th 2014, 9:15 AM 14,350 Views 17 Comments

Will Northern Ireland be tasting a little bit of Nevada?

# art - Friday 24 October, 2014

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

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

Oct 24th 2014, 7:00 AM 27,918 Views 32 Comments

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

# art - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet
# Art Attack
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# Art Attack

Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet

Oct 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 15,062 Views 6 Comments

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

# art - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

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

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

Oct 7th 2014, 8:00 PM 317 Views 4 Comments

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

# art - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

A painting of a ballerina putting on her shoe - worth €6 million - has been stolen
# Oceans 14
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# Oceans 14

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

Sep 30th 2014, 2:45 PM 11,047 Views 17 Comments

The piece of art wasn’t insured. Ouch.

This guy's latte art is the best you'll ever see
# Latte Art
From The Daily Edge
# Latte Art

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

Sep 30th 2014, 9:41 AM 2,936 Views 0 Comments

No leaves here.

# art - Monday 29 September, 2014

Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions
# Art Attack
From The Daily Edge
# Art Attack

Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions

Sep 29th 2014, 8:01 PM 34,831 Views 13 Comments

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