Students taking part in ‘School for Revolutionary Girls’ part of the ‘A Fair Land’ event which takes place at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, (IMMA) Royal Hospital Kilmainham. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

In a year of remembering a revolution, a School for Revolutionary Girls sounds like a long overdue Irish institution. Luckily, the assembly bell on s(...)

 Emer Fitzpatrick and Russell Hart in The Stop B&B at Fr Griffin Road in Galway. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Many people have fanciful notions of giving up their day job and heading to the countryside to start a B&B in a fixer-upper farmhouse. But, for Em(...)

The National Gallery of Ireland (above left) and the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin (above right) top visitor attractions in Ireland, according to rankings compiled by Fáilte Ireland. File photographs: The Irish Times

The National Gallery and the Guinness Storehouse remain the top free and fee-paying attractions in Ireland, figures show. Last year, almost 1.5 milli(...)

David Beattie, with his work The Impossibility of an Island (2016). Courtesy of the  Hennessy Art Fund for Imma Collection, 2016

Launching tonight, the Hennessy Art Fund for the Irish Museum of Modern Art (Imma) Collection is a three-year initiative aimed at plugging some of the(...)

 Reflection (Self Portrait) by Lucian Freud: his works, on loan from private collections, will be presented in a dedicated Freud Centre in Imma’s  Garden Galleries for five years.

Minister for Arts Heather Humphreys has announced a grant of €371,000 to the Irish Museum of Modern Art (Imma) to carry out improvement works at the R(...)

A still from Our Kind by Alan Phelan

John Lavery’s High Treason: The Appeal of Roger Casement. The Court of Criminal Appeal, 17 and 18 July 1916 is monumental in scale. It is an extraord(...)

Denis O’Brien:  ‘Sunday Independent’ coverage had been more negative towards him. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Independent News & Media-owned newspapers showed a different emphasis from other Irish titles when covering stories about the Moriarty tribunal re(...)

Innovative: from No Colouring Can Deepen the Darkness of Truth, part of Alanna O’Kelly’s mixed-media installation The Country Blooms, a Garden and a Grave

The Glen Dimplex Artists Award was presented for the first time in 1994. The first winner, chosen from a strong panel by an international jury, was Al(...)

Basil Bradshaw’s ‘Headland 2’

Paintings by Basil Blackshaw will go under the hammer at auction in Dublin next week for the first time since the artist’s death earlier this month. (...)

Simon Fujiwara’s  The Humanizer, which is at the Irish Museum of Modern Art until August 28th.  Photograph: Ruth Medjber/Ruthless Imagery

On this week’s show, we discuss the new Assassin’s Creed film with one of its writer Michael Lesslie. Together with artist Simon Fujiwara, Lesslie has(...)