Ddetail of the blaze at the Glasgow School of Art Charles Rennie Mackintosh Building.  Photograph: Chris Watt/Getty Images

A salvage operation was carried out through the night as fire crews worked to “save everything that can be saved” after flames engulfed a world-fam(...)

Flames can be seen rising from the Glasgow School of Art. Photograph: Charlie Anderson/@bubblegumhyde/Twitter

Firefighters are tackling a major blaze at an historic building of one of Europe’s leading art schools.The fire at Glasgow School of Art’s Charles Ren(...)

A model shows a creation by Irish designer Sharon Wauchob as part of her new women’s collection, shown in Paris yesterday. Photograph: Benoit Tessier/Reuters

On the second day of Paris Fashion Week, Sharon Wauchob, the only Irish designer on the Paris catwalks, sent out a stellar collection yesterday(...)

Pat Cox said any future appointments such as those to fill the roles of chief executive or artistic director, would be advertised.

The interim head of Limerick City of Culture has said he is not a healer of the past but a manager for the future.Mike Fitzpatrick, head of the Limeri(...)

S inead Clarke sits at her knitting machine framed by a forest of colourful knitwear. Hanging on rails or stacked on shelves, most of these scarves, b(...)

A model at the Limerick School of Art and Design’s fashion show

A fashion incubator centre, the first of its kind in Ireland, is to be established next year by the Limerick School of Art & Design to nurt(...)

Detail from Still Life with Garlic (1947). Photographs: The Estate of William Scott

I f ever an artist’s reputation was in urgent need of rescuing, it is William Scott’s, writes Sarah Whitfield in her recent study of the painte(...)