Category: Culture

Exhibitions exploring Mincéirí, hair, culture, and identity to open in Mayo

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Linenhall Arts Centre and National Museum of Ireland in Mayo are set to open stunning new photography exhibitions that explore hair as a powerful symbol of culture and identity. The

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Art meets science at Crawford Art Gallery with The School of Looking

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An expansive new exhibition will be visiting Cork‘s Crawford Art Gallery this year. Invisible Light is a collection of exciting artworks which explore the Electromagnetic Spectrum. Curious questions are posed

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An Irish artist’s journey to celebrate the female body

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Artist Jennifer Smith comes from a Roscommon village where generations of families stem from. Kilmurray just outside Castlerea was Jennifer’s grandad’s home turf as well as her own father’s and

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International and local artists capture the magic of Birr Castle Demesne

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As part of their 400-year celebrations of the Parsons Family living at Birr Castle Demesne, Lord and Lady Rosse are hosting the Through the Artist’s Eye Exhibition which is taking place

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Children in family hubs, Direct Provision centres and schools to receive new books

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Hundreds of children who are based in family hubs, Direct Provision centres and Deis schools across Ireland are to receive a gift package of new books by leading Irish authors

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How growing up during the Troubles influenced this Irishman’s paintings

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When artist Greag Mac a’ tSaoir was growing up in Newry in the 1970s, it was a very oppressive society. Soldiers and the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) were everywhere, and

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National Museum celebrates Strzelecki – a forgotten Polish hero of the Great Irish Famine

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The National Museum of Ireland – Country Life at Turlough Park in Castlebar, Co. Mayo, is hosting a fascinating exhibition about the life of Paul Strzelecki – a Polish humanitarian

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Meet Séaghan: the Irish speaking Kerry cowboy and his dog Braindí

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The world of TikTok is still quite a new one to many but one man who’s having a lot of fun educating people on the world of Irish farming and

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Ireland’s Arts Council’s ‘Next Generation Award’ sees 23 Artists receive €20,000

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The Arts Council’s prestigious Next Generation bursary has been awarded to 23 artists from across the island from a fantastic range of disciplines. The award means each will receive €20,000

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Erin Duffin on celebrating Irish culture and the vibrant GAA community in Hamburg

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The feeling that one gets from being part of a GAA community is quite special. It’s something that unites people across the globe no matter their race, gender, background or

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