A mother has raised concerns over psychiatric treatment her 17-year-old son received before taking his own life. Daniel (Dan) Hogan was found dead on the grounds of the Royal Hospital in Donnybrook, Dublin on July 8th, 2014, just hours after he was assessed by a psychiatrist. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times.

A mother has raised concerns over psychiatric treatment her 17-year-old son received before taking his own life. Daniel (Dan) Hogan was found dead on(...)

Black Square (still) by Grace Weir. Courtesy of the artist

3 Different Nights, Recurring – Grace Weir Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ****  Artists who work with video and film ask a lot of the(...)

Prof William Schabas, former director of of NUI Galway’s Irish Centre for Human Rights, who will speak at Music for Galway’s  midwinter festival on the theme of “captivity” next month. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

International law should be extended to allow freedom of movement throughout the planet, a leading human rights expert has said. Such an extension m(...)

The studio of Edward McGuire, which his wife, Sally Maguire, donated to Imma. Photograph: Nick Miller

Nick Miller and the Studio of Edward McGuire Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin ***** In 2009, Sally McGuire donated the studio of her late h(...)

Cork couple Kieran and Catherine O’Sullivan have won the prestigious Dairy Farmer of the Year award.

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Detail from ‘Private James Graham, shot at 7:22am on December 21st, 1915, at a former abattoir in Pas-de-Calais’ by Chloe Dewe Mathews

Shot at Dawn – Chloe Dewe Mathews Imma, Dublin ***** The quintessential news photograph captures the moment and puts us right at the h(...)

Tánaiste Joan Burton highlighted the role of women in the Rising. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The events surrounding the Easter Rising commemorations next year have the potential to be as popular as the Gathering, the Taoiseach has said. (...)

The community programme of the 1916 commemorations will be launched by Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tánaiste Joan Burton at the Royal Hospital, Kilmainham. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

More than 1,800 events have been confirmed for next year’s Easter Rising commemorations. The public’s response to a call for events to be organised (...)

Leeson Park Avenue is a quiet, dog-leg-shaped cul de sac just off Appian Way. The houses on the sunny side of the street back onto Donnybrook’s Roy(...)

Detail from Rest Energy (1980), by Marina Abramovic and Ulay. Copyright Marina Abramovic and Ulay; courtesy the Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

What We Call Love: From Surrealism to Now   Works by modern and contemporary artists, including Dalí, Duchamp, Giacometti, Oppenheim, Pica(...)