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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: An tOileánach,Tomás Ó Criomhthain

Saturday, 14 February 2015

The last entry of the 1920s modern artworks is Tomás Ó Criomhthain An tOileánac

Publications, Dictionary of Irish Biography, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks

Art and Architecture of Ireland reviewed in the Irish Times

Saturday, 17 January 2015

The Royal Irish Academy’s Art and Architecture of Ireland project took 6 years to complete, contains over 2 million words, 3,000 pages and 1,600 years of culture.

Publications, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Dictionary of Irish Biography

Seamus Heaney on the DIB

Saturday, 10 January 2015

Address by Seamus Heaney at the launch in Belfast on 16 December 2009 of the Royal Irish Academy’s Dictionary of Irish Biography (9 vols and online, Cambridge University Press, 2009).

Dictionary of Irish Biography

DIB entry of the day: W. B. Yeats

Saturday, 10 January 2015

by Terence Brown.

Dictionary of Irish Biography

Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks (1920) The Lobster Fisherman by Paul Henry

Saturday, 6 December 2014

In this week’s article Yvonne Scott discusses Paul Henry’s calm portrait which ‘captures the challenge Irish artists faced in combining modernism and nationalism.’

Publications, Dictionary of Irish Biography, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks

Time to Celebrate our Art

Sunday, 16 November 2014

Art and Architecture of Ireland reviewed in the Irish Independent.

Publications, Art and Architecture of Ireland, Dictionary of Irish Biography

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