When the graphic designer and artist Jan de Fouw, who has died aged 85, first arrived in Dublin from his native Netherlands in 1951, his skills were i(...)

Brian Fallon, chief executive of Journal Media and co-founder of Distilled Media’s Daft.ie. Photograph: Alan Betson

When TheJournal.ie launched four years ago, it was with a newsroom of five journalists and five technology staff. The company now employs about 45 peo(...)

Distilled Media Group employed an average of 71 people during the period, down from 75 in 2012.

The company behind property website Daft.ie more than doubled its pre-tax profit to almost €1.7 million in 2013, accounts for Distilled Media Group Li(...)

Promising “a new take on sports coverage”, Maximum Media’s new offshoot SportsJoe.ie launches today with a little help from the social media hashtag (...)

A painting by Michael Farrell at the opening of the  Famine exhibition. Photograph: Trish Forde

When a south Mayo community invited Louis le Brocquy, Hughie O’Donoghue, Sharon O’Malley and other artists to interpret the 150th anniversary o(...)

Circle of life: Patrick Scott in his studio. Photograph: Kevin Dunne

Throughout the past 70 years or so Patrick Scott, who died today at the age of 93, wove his way through the intricacies of Irish cultural life (...)

Doolough Pass: a work of winter theatrical light. Painting: Michael Viney

One day soon I must paint something big and red. Otherwise what were they for, these pricey tubes of alizarin and cadmium red deep? A little alizarin (...)

Daft.ie founders Eamon Fallon (left) and Brian Fallon. The property website recorded pretax profits of  €812,963 in the 12 months to the end of December last.

Expansion costs at the group that operates the daft.ie property website last year resulted in pretax profits more than halving to €812,963.New account(...)

Irish internet users are substantially more likely to recognise that online ads are relevant to them if they appear on Irish publisher sites ra(...)