Frontier (2016) by Michael John Whelan

Yellow Amber Grey Amber   Michael John Whelan Rua Red, Tallaght ★★★★ In terms of remoteness, the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard in the Arc(...)

View of Ryou-Un Maru by Brian Duggan at Project Arts Centre. Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

When the great earthquake struck off the coast of Tohoku in Japan in March 2011, it unleashed tsunamis that inundated the coast, killed and injured c(...)

Timothy Spall as Joseph Mallard William Turner in ‘Mr Turner’

You could be forgiven for thinking that the visual arts and cinema were made for each other. And there are some great films about artists, fictiona(...)

A detail from  Elina Brotherus’s La Main. Photographs courtesy of Raccolta Della Fotografia Galleria Civica di Modena.

Does it matter what an artist looks like? Surely we should only care about the work they do. Yet we are usually very curious about appearances, perhap(...)