One of Alan Counihan’s styrofoam headstones. Photograph: Matthew Gidney

The antidote to all that is elitist and contrived about contemporary art is to be found in the sleepy, bypassed town of Askeaton over the next 10 day(...)

Seanie Barron on his sticks: “I don’t know is it art or not, only that I like doing it”

Seanie Barron makes walking sticks, a habit he acquired while herding cattle to market as a boy, when he would whittle down a stick to help him alo(...)