Eileen Grey

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Each year, thousands of tourists visit Enniscorthy, Co Wexford  to see Vinegar Hill and go to the 1798 Centre.

Wexford County Council will no longer proceed with the sale of the National 1798 Rebellion Centre in Enniscorthy after conceding that it would probabl(...)

Jane Higgins at her home on Thomas Davis Street in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Having grown up in Rathfarnham and commuted to college right across Dublin to DIT on Mountjoy Square, the interior designer Jane Higgins was determine(...)

Miami Beach

A weekend in Miami sounds like a line from a Will Smith song – okay, it is a line from a Will Smith song – but with direct flights from Dublin, a long(...)

Brigid of Kildare: a fearless negotiator who secured women’s property rights, and freed trafficked women

History is filled with stories of great deeds, the exploits of rebels, patriots and politicians, writers and artists, scientists and innovators. They (...)

In November, Sothebys will auction art, furniture and antiques owned by the French interior designer Jacques Grange. All photographs: Alex Cretey-Systermans/The New York Times

At 73, Jacques Grange is cleaning house. For half a century, the French interior designer has not only created homes for Yves Saint Laurent, Sofia Cop(...)

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Feargus Ó Conchúir’s “The Casement Project”: valuing the individual and diversity

What were your cultural highlights of 2016? Angry and articulate, Embodied at the GPO Visitors Centre made a timely statement about women and dance.(...)

Presley Ogedegbe and Caitlin Whelan from 6th Class at the Model School on Marlborough Street launching new  lesson plans for primary schools with Minister for Arts Jimmy Deenihan, Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn and Fintan O’Toole, author of a History of Ireland in 100 Objects. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

An elegant black Georgian tea-pot used by one boy’s great-grandparents was one contribution by pupils at a Dublin school to the emigrant’s teapot less(...)

Clockwise from main: Marina & the Diamonds sporting Natalie B Coleman designs; Turkish-born designer Umit Kutluk; Dublin styling powerhouse Grace Moore

Angela Scanlon. Her documentary Oi Ginger is top of the RTÉ Player charts at time of writing, and her own star is in the ascendant – she has been prof(...)

‘A Farm in County Down’ by Paul Henry

Since the economy crashed in 2008, the Irish fine art and antiques market has experienced a flight to quality and search for safe-haven status. The mo(...)

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