a lecture in Dublin Castle, political and visual culture

I received an email today from an academic, currently working with the OPW in Dublin Castle, but whose special area of interest and expertise is Irish cultural nationalism and the United Irishmen.   The lecture, details below,  is at a slightly awkward time perhaps,  but on the other hand,  this looks like it might be fascinating… Read More a lecture in Dublin Castle, political and visual culture

Thurs 25th, Dutch Genius & the Beit Gift, evening tour of Nat Gal 6-8pm.

With several of the paintings Sir Alfred and Lady Beits left to Russborough House threatened with imminent sale abroad and in the news at present,  it seems a timely moment to explore, cherish and celebrate those other exceptional paintings from the Beit collection given to the National Gallery of Ireland back in 1986.   Accordingly, we… Read More Thurs 25th, Dutch Genius & the Beit Gift, evening tour of Nat Gal 6-8pm.