Mark Francis

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Robert Armstrong, ‘Kiribat’

Robert Armstrong: Squeegee Paintings ★★★★☆ Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Chancery Lane, Dublin  Soon, Robert Armstrong is off to Hong Kong for a spe(...)

The Grayson, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin: no expense spared.

Dublin city centre is about to get a new party pad, with late-night music, DJs and dancing, and it is located where you might least expect to find it.(...)

Head chef Troy Watson and sous chef Dan McHugh at Roberta’s restaurant in East Essex Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

I’m standing next to a large, rectangular concrete-topped bar, flooded by natural light from a steel atrium overhead, in the heart of a new restaurant(...)

Rylan, with his charming, personable manner needs a Blind Date or a Family Fortunes, a show that can be sold on his personality rather than this quiz equivalent of a cruise ship restaurant

No one needs another quiz show. TV is crammed with quizzes that manage to cater to every facet of the precarious mental state. If you’re feeling bad a(...)

Clew Bay by Letitia Hamilton

In a real sense, the AIB Art Collection fell victim to the implosion of the Irish banking system. In a rush to judgment in the heated atmosphere of(...)

In the past, Mark Francis ’s paintings have drawn us into an inner world in which the microscopic is writ large in strange, compelling, often o(...)