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1927, Ardnacrusha HydroelectricScheme
DIFP is now in a ‘research year’ for DIFP volume X. This volume will run from 1951 to 1957 and so take in the 1951-4 Fianna Fáil government with Frank Aiken in his first term as Minister and the 1954-7 Second Inter-...
The Plough and the Stars by Seán O’Casey, 1926
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.
Harry Clarke’s Eve of St Agnes 1924
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.’
Art and Architecture of Ireland reviewed in the Irish Independent.
Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, 1916
This weekend marks the start of the Royal Irish Academy’s collaboration with the Irish Times entitled Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks.