A miscellany of Irish books….
the book is beautifully produced and illustrated
Christmas Fair and Concert at St Enda’s
A profile of an Irish-born artist whose artistic practice began painting Sinn Fein symbols on Christmas cards and painting by hand, plaster statues of saints.
Irish artist Gearoid O’Dea has installed a 35 foot street art installation inspired by the Women of 1916, with the piece being unveiled on International Women’s Day.
Sara Jewell, of Waywords and Meansigns, interviews a Canadian Visual Artist. Joyce aficionado Robert Amos has had a copy of Finnegans Wake since 1969. One of Victoria’s best known artists talks frankly to us about Finnegans Wake, decorating the entirety of the James Joyce Bistro in Victoria, British Columbia, and writing out (by hand) one of …
The objects presented here give a sense of peering through chinks in remote historical time, gaining privileged glimpses of a little known world.
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.’
They kept their grim deeds as quiet as possible by using a wooden spade