Articles tagged Ireland


Irish designers craft precious keepsakes for The Souvenir Project

Commissioned by ID2015 and curated by Jonathan Legge of Makers & Brothers, The Souvenir Project currently exhibited at Dutch Design Week  is a creative venture that has brought together …


Frame Chair by Notion

The Frame Chair by Irish design studio Notion was unveiled to a rapturous welcome in Milan last month and, whilst it is currently off on a world tour, let's take the opportunity to investigate …


Design Island Exhibition at Dublin Airport

A photographic exhibition at Dublin Airport celebrates the breadth of Irish creativity through a series of portraits by award-winning Irish photographer Peter Rowen.


House in Inchigeelagh by Markus Schietsch

INCHIGEELAGH – Zurich-based office Markus Schietsch Arkitekten has added on to an Irish cottage in Inchigeelagh, a small town outside Cork.


Tidal by We Are Islanders

Novel methods utilised by the Irish art and design collective, We Are Islanders, combine traditional crafts with experimental techniques. 'Tide dyeing' began as a socio-cultural concept in the Irish …


Grow Your Own at Science Gallery Dublin

An experimental exhibition in Dublin’s Science Gallery brings together artists, scientists and designers to investigate and showcase an emerging approach to genetic engineering known as …


Xylinum Cones by Hülsen and Schwabe

Jannis Hülsen and Stefan Schwabe's Xylinum Cones use living bacteria cellulose to grow geometric objects.


Report: Ebony and Co

Craftsmanship, time concerns and trends merge in the world of flooring specialist Ebony and Co, whose managing director and co-owner Bastiaan Smits says, ‘The future is yellow and gold.’


The Dublin Weavers Guild and Markets by Olwyn Greene

Skin, Surface and Superficiality: The Dublin Weavers Guild and Markets is a proposal by Dublin Institute of Technology student Olwyn Greene. The two-storey building – which separates the markets …


Introducing: Designgoat

Dublin-based design duo, Ahmad Fakhry and Cian Corcoran, formed Designgoat in 2011. Their work covers a wide range, from adaptable retail displays to fitting out cafes with furniture custom made in …


The 4 Bothies Project by Luke Franklin

An art project about adventure sees four unique spaces, dotted across Ireland in some wild locations, just waiting to be discovered.

Contemporary Art

The Enclave by Richard Mosse

Richard Mosse’s work is a vibrant potpourri of genres and movements ranging from Romanticism to Surrealism to punk. He represents Ireland at the 2013 Venice Biennale with The Enclave, a multi-media …