European Capital of Culture  2020: the Galway culture team celebrate their win. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Ecoc? Say what? Ecoc stands for European Capital of Culture. And Galway has just won the title for 2020. Wow, so Galway is up there with Athens, Pari(...)

In Life (i) (2016) by Caoimhe Kilfeather

Season and Evening and Weather and History – Caoimhe Kilfeather (Gallery 1)  Turkmen and Uzbek Children’s Clothes (Gallery 2) Douglas Hyde Galle(...)

From left, a digital montage of how architects Donaghy and Dimond envisaged the West Cork Arts Centre; and the centre as it appears now

The new West Cork Arts Centre, called Uillinn, certainly makes its mark on the landscape. A great hulk of weathered Corten steel rises up in the mi(...)

What were your cultural highlights of 2014? Patrick Scott’s early works, seen in his swansong retrospective at Imma and Visual, cast a spell in(...)