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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: Robert Ballagh

Friday, 15 January 2016

Robert Ballagh, ‘Northern Ireland, The 1,500th Victim’ 1976

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Publications

Dublin Rising 1916-2016

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Academy partners with Google to launch virtual tour.

Dictionary of Irish Biography, Library, Publications

Limited Edition 1916 Print Series Available for Pre-order

Tuesday, 12 January 2016

The Royal Irish Academy has produced a limited edition set of prints by artist David Rooney from our book 1916 Portraits and Lives.

Publications

Darley Collection

Tuesday, 12 January 2016

A history and descriptive catalogue of this unique collection is now available.

Library

Call for Experts

Thursday, 7 January 2016

The Academy is currently inviting suitably qualified MRIA to participate in an European Academic Science Advisory Council (EASAC) Working Group on Genome Editing.

Membership, Policy and International Relations

EASAC issue press release on Circular Economy

Wednesday, 23 December 2015

EASAC issue a press release urging EU Commission to address the Circular Economy in its international trade negotiations.

Policy and International Relations

2015 Royal Irish Academy Leaders in Higher Education Address

Thursday, 17 December 2015

Professor Louise Richardson: 'Universities in the 21st Century'

Policy and International Relations

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