Autumn Edition 2018

Highlights from the current edition
EDITOR'S LETTER
The Ideal Candidate
by John Mulcahy

PHOTOGRAPHY
The stones of Inishmore
Daragh Muldowney’s photographic practice is both an opulent visual pleasure and a call for environmental awareness, writes Stephanie McBride

INTERVIEW:
In the flesh
‘Everything that is beautiful has something creepy about it or something unsettling underneath,’ Vera Klute talks to Brian McAvera about her aesthetic
ARTISTS ON SHOW
War and Peace
Mic Moroney meets the multi-talented Mosse family of Kilkenny and considers the influences in their work as they prepare for a group exhibition at Hillsboro Fine Art
PAINTING
Panache and punch
Sinéad Ní Mhaonaigh tells Niamh NicGhabhann about her interest in colour theory and how keeping a diary informs her daily engagement with art
HERITAGE
The Medieval Museum at St Mary’s, Kilkenny
Colm Murray unfolds the layers of history that tell the story of St Mary’s 13th-century church now sensitively converted to a museum
DESIGN
My Generation
The class of 2018 look anew at established materials and techniques to explore key themes of visual culture on their own terms, writes Paul Caffrey
REVIEWS
Robert Ballagh, The man in the mirror
In a new memoir, Robert Ballagh explores a different form of portraiture, with words on paper, writes Ciaran Carty