Academy in the News


20 November 2014 11:50 news

New York Times on John Bell's Theorem

Fifty years ago this month, the Irish physicist John Stewart Bell submitted a short, quirky article to a fly-by-night journal titled Physics, Physique, Fizika. Today it is among the most frequently cited physics articles of all time.

20 November 2014 11:42 news

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks:1917 - Men of the West

Limerick-born artist Seán Keating despised modernist art and returned in 1916 to make his career in Ireland after working in London with the renowned Irish portrait painter William Orpen.

19 November 2014 5:13 news

Creative History

Tandragee Idol and Willie Doherty's 'Walls' are among the Northern Irish works selected from 'Art and Architecture of Ireland' by Valerie Robinson in the Irish News.

19 November 2014 5:05 news

Munster highlights from Art and Architecture of Ireland

James Barry, Daniel Maclise, the O'Shea Brothers and Patrick Scott are among the Munster artists highlighted in Alan O' Riordan's Irish Examiner article and interview with Crawford Art Gallery Director and 'Art & Architecture of Ireland' Volume I Editor, Peter Murray.

19 November 2014 4:56 news

'Phenomenal' history of Irish Art and Architecture published

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, TD and Minister Heather Humphreys, TD launched 'Art and Architecture of Ireland' at the Round Room, the Mansion House on Sunday 16 November.

13 November 2014 3:37 news

Hamilton Day 16 October 2014

With the support of Arup and the Irish Times, the Royal Irish Academy once again honoured the great Irish Scientist, William Rowan Hamilton (1805-1865).

12 November 2014 3:32 news

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks

Fintan O'Toole introduces key pieces of art and literature from 1916 to today

12 November 2014 3:25 news

Big data scientist named researcher of the year

Professor Barry Smyth, MRIA, wins Science Foundation Ireland award

06 November 2014 4:55 news

Belfast-born John Stewart Bell challenged Einstein and breathed new life into quantum physics, fifty years ago.

On 4 November 1964, the journal Physics received a paper written by Bell with the short but punchy title On the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox.

06 November 2014 12:44 news

Roddy Doyle to launch historic atlas of Dublin

Roddy Doyle will launch the latest in the Dublin series of Irish Historic Towns Atlas (IHTA) on Thursday 6 November.

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