A few weeks ago, I went to a photography workshop round at Janine Boyd’s house in an attempt to learn a few tips so that I can have a more interesting Instagram feed. We met through Picking up the Pieces artist, Lyn Magill, on one of her sea swimming adventures. I didn’t know Janine well but a quick look at
When Cerstin Mudiwa emailed to say she was working on a project with an up and coming female director I wanted to know more. Today I got to chat with Tara Doolan who, with her partner Pius McGrath has created Honest Arts, where together they create theatre (writing, directing, designing) that deals with the issues we’re all facing
There was lots to talk about in today’s Shout Out Friday. Angela Josephine’s new album Daylight went LIVE this morning. Check out her dawn chorus live on Facebook! You can listen to Angela and I chat about the album on the Strut and Bellow podcast. Karen Hickey’s solo exhibition Clothed launches tonight at the Signal Arts Centre in Bray, Co.
This painting of a snapdragon is an early painting in a series that Georgia O’Keefe became famous for. She said she wanted to paint flowers in close up to slow people down, to force them to examine the small in detail. The centre of the red flower is opening, yawning like a wet mouth, a tongue or lips. It could