Summer Edition 2018

Highlights from the current edition
EDITOR'S LETTER
Supporting the art of design
by John Mulcahy

PAINTING
Portrait of Eoghan
Donal Maguire reflects on the power of portraiture in his appraisal of this year’s winning portrait for the Ireland-U.S. Council/Irish Arts Review Portraiture Award
ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN:
Ros Muc Apollonian
Fin Keegan visits Patrick Pearse’s rural idyll which has been enhanced by a new cultural centre
PHOTOGRAPHY
Reading the signs
Photographer Gregory Dunn has amassed a visual archive borne out of his need to understand his adopted home, writes Ros Kavanagh
SCULPTURE
Construction deconstructed
Sarah Kelleher introduces Siobhan O’Connor the 2018 recipient of the Roscommon’s Visual Artists Forum Award
STAINED GLASS
Journey to reconciliation
Finola Finlay views Thomas Denny’s recently unveiled stained glass window for St John’s Church, Tralee
ART MARKET
Yeats and Henry at Bonham's
Bonham's auction on 13 June will include Donnelly’s Hollow a painting by Jack B Yeats and Paul Henry's Achill Cottage, Lough Corrib.
HERITAGE
Royalty, ruin and restoration
Ormond Castle in Carrick-on-Suir is resplendent once more following recent conservation work writes Flora O’Mahony.