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Review: Gare St. Lazare Players – Title and Deed

Written by Will Eno and directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett, Title and Deed, starring Conor Lovett, gets it’s world premiere in Kilkenny’s Barnstorm Theatre. On Before When you flick through the festival programme, the piece on Title and Deed doesn’t … Continue reading

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Review: Maria McKinney, Rothe House

Curiosity was growing inside of us when we stepped through the threshold of Maria McKinney’s show in Rothe House, Parliament Street. ‘Horny Grids’ was the first piece that greeted us. It consists of two large horns, from highland cattle, perched upon … Continue reading

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Review: David Beattie

*beep* *beep* *beep* This is the first sound you hear when entering the never before seen Monumnents Room in Mary’s Hall. You are absorbed by the entire room, with it being very busy. It is in an old crypt with … Continue reading

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Review: Nick Miller – ‘Painting Patrick: After Olympia and Venus 2011’

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Our first reaction to Nick Miller’s work was that the room was poorly lit, drawing more attention to the spotlighted painting at the back of the room. The painting,  ‘Painting Patrick: After Olympia and Venus 2011’, consists of a nude … Continue reading

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Review: Ann Craven’s Roses

From a distance this looks like a nice but plain exhibition – simply roses, black and white. However on closer inspection there’s a more thoughtful side to it. The artist first paints a bouquet of white roses, then paints the … Continue reading

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Brunch with the Artists

Food and art… one of the the best combinations there can be! I experienced both under the roof of Cleeres on Saturday morning, and what an excellent start to the morning it was. I had the pleasure of going to a talk … Continue reading

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Review: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari film score by Eric Sweeney and 3epkano in St. Canice’s Cathedral

Last friday night, with blue uplighting the towering Gothic vaults and red light flooding the choir behind the screen on which Cesare the somnambulist lay dormant, St. Canice’s was ready for KAF’s first film screening and live score. One of … Continue reading

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