“A few million years,” is how long it would take to see the same combination of images in his work 77 Million Paintings, Brian Eno once said. The couches provided in the large upper gallery at the RHA, where the work has been installed, are comfortable enough for a durational experience, though perhaps not that durational.
Sat, 26 Jan, 2019
When half a million women march on Washington to voice their fears about women’s rights, maybe it’s time to recall the story of the Irish saint who once ‘miraculously’ ended a pregnancy, says.
Sat, 28 Jan, 2017
In a way, it was a pity that referee Jerome Henry blew full-time just as Michael Farragher bore down on goal in the fifth minute of stoppage time, as another point would have given Corofin the biggest winning margin ever in a Connacht final.
Mon, 28 Nov, 2016
The double dreams of Loreto College, Kilkenny were dashed by a second half rally from St Brigid’s of Loughrea, who left MacDonagh Park in Nenagh yesterday as the O’Neills All-Ireland post primary senior A camogie champions.
Sun, 06 Mar, 2016
Mon, 29 Feb, 2016
Senan Kilbride admits that he was going through the motions as a Roscommon footballer until the county’s conveyor belt of successful underage talent and new senior manager John Evans arrived on the scene.
Thu, 14 May, 2015
THE ‘biddies’ were out over the weekend in some rural areas, keeping alive an age-old custom that marks the coming of spring while schoolchildren here and there have been making St Brigid’s crosses in honour of the saint whose feast day is February 1.
Mon, 02 Feb, 2015
TIM ‘Boomer’ Carroll is a friend of mine. A Boston-Irish firefighter, he is. Don’t ask me what the ‘Boomer’ stands for. Something sporting, probably. Boomer loves Ireland. Starting with its literature.
Mon, 22 Sep, 2014
Sat, 15 Jun, 2013
RTÉ analyst Kevin McStay brings his St Brigid’s side to Croke Park tomorrow for the All-Ireland Club final believing his players can deliver for Connacht where his own Mayo could not in 1989 — knowing if they fail he’ll hear about it from the stands for a long time to come.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2013