Still from Arbeit. Courtesy of the artist and Rodeo, Istanbu/London

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The GPO in Dublin. ‘The 1916 Rising arose out of a long process, with cultural elements as its beginning. The idea of a republic has long been within the Irish nation.’ Photograph: Alan Betson

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 Taoiseach Enda Kenny  at the Mansion House, Dublin, for the launch of the Royal Irish Academy’s Art and Architecture of Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

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