Joy Danker in her shop at the Royal Hibernian Way in Dublin: “My personal interest is in Irish Celtic revival silver”

Joy Danker owns Danker Antiques in the Royal Hibernian Way on Dawson Street in Dublin city centre. It is a leading specialist in antique Irish silver(...)

A trip to space for you and your friends might be just the ticket if you’ve got a pile of money after the EuroMillions win. File photograph: Getty Images

This big EuroMillions win - what could a person do with all that loot? This week Pep Guardiola signed a three-year deal to manage Manchester City on (...)

FIVE PLACES TO STAY IN GREECE Despite all of its ongoing problems, Greece is predicting a record bump in tourist numbers for 2016, with 25 mill(...)

Hare-brained: human population growth threatens the planet. Illustration:  Michael Viney

At sunrise on one of the golden mornings the sheep and their pastures sparkled with dew. Tapping briskly forth on the boreen, an ageing squire with an(...)

Detail from ‘Dancers Resting’ by Edgar Degas: ‘The dancers’ faces are simian masks.’ Heritage Foundation, Lausanne

A debate as old as Impressionism itself has been revived by an exhibition taking place this spring and summer in Giverny, the Mecca of the movement(...)

Detail from ‘L’Allée des Alyscamps’ by van Gogh, which sold for $66.3 million

Auction results: Sunday (May 3rd) Dolan’s Art Auction at Kelly’s Resort Hotel, Co Wexford: Carraroe, Connemara by Charles Lamb, €8,500 (€7(...)

Detail from “Hibernia Mirror”, depicting the map of Ireland and similar to the mirrors found in London’s Connaught Hotel bar, which sold for £62,500 in Christie’s sale

Tuesday, (November 4th ) Christie’s, King St, London. The auction titled Luxury-Colour-Texture of the estate of the late David Collins, the London-ba(...)

‘Still Life, Vase with Daisies and Poppies’ was painted just weeks before Van Gogh’s death

The world’s billionaire art collectors have plenty to bid for in the big November art auctions in New York. The star lot is at Sotheby’s which will of(...)

Vincent Van Gogh’s Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear and Pipe, 1889 (oil on canvas). Photograph: Getty Images

A German museum has put on display a “copy” of Vincent van Gogh’s ear that was grown using genetic material linked to the Dutch artist.The 19th centur(...)

Is there a more delightfully eccentric voice in film criticism than the one that emerges from Mark Cousins? We mean “voice” both in its literal(...)