Anne Maree Barry and Patricia Cronin

Glance through the plate glass window of the Lab on Foley Street and you’ll find that New York-based artist Patricia Cronin has transformed the main g(...)

Buse Kanlikilic with her work. Photograph: Marc O’Sullivan

NCAD MFA Fine Art and MFA Art in the Digital World The Annexe, 101-103 James’s Street, Dublin June 10-18 ***** This NCAD show has been and gone, but (...)

 For visual artists, one  stand-by for income has traditionally been teaching, whether part-time or full-time

What happened this week? Last Monday Leo Varadkar and Heather Humphries launched an initiative to make it easier for artists and writers to access so(...)

Alice O’Conner: monumental use of insulation material

IADT Fine Art Graduate Exhibition, NCAD 2017 Fine Art Degree Show ***** There has been and, at the NCAD still is, a great deal of very accomplished w(...)

At the National Gallery of Ireland: Lady Writing, by Jan Vermeer, from Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

Apart from the unheard of feat of marshalling more than a third of Jan Vermeer’s known paintings, Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspirati(...)

Anne Madden: ‘Colours of the Wind’ (2017), from Colours of the Wind: Ariadne’s Thread at the Hugh Lane, Parnell Square, Dublin, until September 10th

Anne Madden: Colours of the Wind - Ariadne’s Thread ***** Cast your eye over Anne Madden’s radiant paintings at the Hugh Lane and it immediately(...)

Image of St John from the ‘Book of Dimma’

Mention Irish illuminated manuscripts and the chances are the Book of Kells will pop into your mind. Not only is it a masterpiece of the illuminator’s(...)

Two months on the coast oil on canvas, by Una Sealy

RHA 187th Annual Exhibition, RHA Gallagher Gallery, Ely Place, Dublin Until August 12th. rhagallery.ie Submitting work for the RHA’s Annual Exhibit(...)

Paul Winstanley, Lost (After Saenredam)

Faith After Saenredam and Other Paintings Paul Winstanley. Kerlin Gallery, South Anne St, Dublin There is a clear affinity between the work of Paul(...)

Stained landscape: a contaminated site near Kimbolton, Cambridgeshire, 2012. Photograph: Dara McGrath

Project Cleansweep: Beyond the post-military complex of the United Kingdom Dara McGrath. Roscommon Arts Centre, Circular Road, Roscommon Works from (...)