This project was fuelled by fuelled by concern for the decline of small towns all over Ireland.
Delaney is best known for monuments to Thomas Davis and Theobald Wolfe Tone, both commissioned for the semi-centenary of the 1916 Easter rising.
The call for applications is now closed.
Regarded as the finest piece of ecclesiastical metalwork to have been found in Ireland
The dark shadow over modern Ireland is cast by the vast complex of coercive confinement
Women have played a particularly important part in the history of Irish art in the twentieth century
The motivation behind collections varies. It may be for reasons of documentation, education, preservation or connoisseurship, each presenting their own priorities in selection and methods of display.
Recently, one of the greatest prizes in marine archaeology – HMS Terror – was located in Terror Bay, south of King William Island, Nunavut, Canada.
Theatre proved to be a very resilient medium in Twentieth Century Ireland
This week’s Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks is Room by Emma Donoghue
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