William Scott’s Deep Blues achieved £680,000, the second-highest price at auction for the artist.

It has been a busy and successful week for the family of the late property developer Patrick Kelly. His former home, the imposing and impeccably-rest(...)

Graphic Studio Dublin will hold an exhibition on December 12th to celebrate its 60th year.

While printmaking is almost as old as art itself, Graphic Studio Dublin celebrates its birthday this year, marking 60 years since the printmakers firs(...)

A pair of Regency side tables from the collection of Ib Jorgensen will be auctioned at Adam’s sale, €4,000-€6,000

Two sales on Tuesday, October 20th, offer a great selection of art and furniture, from classic mid-century designs to the personal collection of one o(...)

Boxed specimen coins 1911, will feature at the John Weldon sale  October 6th  3,000- 5,000

RESULTS September 15th, Adam’s, St Stephen’s Green, Jewellery and Watch sale Adam’s report 85 per cent of lots sold, totalling more than €1.3 millio(...)

Fintan O’Toole: ‘The pandemic will have huge effects on what we will be reading and seeing and listening to decades from now.’ File photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy/The Irish Times

I like to imagine that in a parallel universe, there is a discreet brass plate on the door of a fine Georgian house in Dublin, perhaps in Merrion Squa(...)

The Bloods: Recce Platoon Soldier - Night Vision, Private Oisin Roche, 2019 (left); Battalion Mascot and Handler, Irish Wolfhound Fionn, Private James Dooley, 2016 (centre); and Soldier, Camogie Player, Private Ciara Nevin, 2019

Amelia Stein’s The Bloods, at the new Butler Gallery in Kilkenny, shows the men and women of the Defence Forces in all their guises Unless you’r(...)

There was no Galway International Arts Festival this summer, but there will be an autumn version for arts enthusiasts. The festival opens on September 3rd with John Gerrard’s Mirror Pavilion, above. See giaf.ie for details

“It felt like we were in the wrong town,” says John Crumlish, managing director of Galway International Arts Festival, recalling what it was like to w(...)

A Mouse in Full by Mairead O’hEocha - a favourite piece of art xpert Nicholas Gore Grimes which he bought in 2008. Image: Courtesy the artist and Mother’s Tankstation Dublin

The obvious reason for collecting art is to adorn our living spaces, but starting an art collection can be a daunting task. Where do you begin and wha(...)

Diamond, ruby and emerald picture frame achieved €22,000 (€12,000-€22,000) through O’Reilly’s

From Ernest Shackleton’s sleigh and a set of gold teeth, to a rocket launcher and a stuffed baboon, 2019 has been an interesting year in the Irish auc(...)

House Number 8, mixed media on panel, 36x41cm, 2019, by Hughie O’Donoghue

What is it? House Number 8 is a mixed media work by Hughie O’Donoghue. How was it done? It is one of a series of 12 panel paintings made as part o(...)

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