Lily Yeats

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A plaque on Cesca Chenevix Trench’s birthplace records her name in English but describes her as an “Artist and Gaelic Leaguer”.

During a tragically short life that began 130 years ago this week, Cesca Chenevix Trench made a long political journey. Born in Liverpool of Anglo-Iri(...)

Evening in Spring, Jack B Yeats, €500,000-€700,000, Whyte’s and Christie’s Ernie O’Malley Collection sale

Over the coming weeks, 11 paintings by Jack B Yeats, one of Ireland’s most acclaimed artists, will fly between London and Dublin in advance of three u(...)

Breda Mayock preparing a banner for the Artists’ Campaign to Repeal the Eight Ammendment. Photo: Alison Laredo

In 1989, seven members of the group Act Up broke into the New York Stock Exchange, chaining themselves to a balcony and displaying a banner that read (...)