'Cultural treats' for Children's Festival
Published: Wednesday, 28 January 2015
The 17th annual Belfast Children's Festival was launched on Wednesday and this year's programme of events is promising a host of "cultural treats" for children of all backgrounds.
Winnie The Pooh drawing sells for £314K
Published: Tuesday, 09 December 2014
A famous ink drawing of beloved children's character Winnie The Pooh has gone under the hammer in London for a record £314,500.
Troubles inspired artist wins Turner
Published: Monday, 01 December 2014
Dublin-born artist Duncan Campbell has won this year's Turner Prize for his series of films called It For Others.
Banksy artwork exhibited in Belfast
Published: Tuesday, 04 November 2014
A contemporary art exhibition featuring the work of street artist Banksy opened in Belfast on Tuesday.
Winner of £20k MAC art prize announced
Published: Thursday, 30 October 2014
Mairéad McClean has been announced as the inaugural winner of the MAC International £20,000 open arts prize.
Oasis painting stolen from art gallery
Published: Tuesday, 28 October 2014
A painting of defunct rock band Oasis has been stolen from an art gallery in Manchester.
Scissor Sisters star to reveal MAC winner
Published: Wednesday, 15 October 2014
Scissor Sisters star Ana Matronic will announce the winner of the inaugural MAC International prize later this month.
Robinson and McGuinness kiss 'censored'
Published: Thursday, 14 August 2014
An art gallery has been accused of unfairly censoring a painting which depicts Northern Ireland's political leaders kissing.
Maiden fans call for original album art
Published: Monday, 28 July 2014
Fans of British rockers Iron Maiden have launched an online petition in a bid to urge the band to reinstate Derek Riggs as album artist.
Belfast artists make MAC prize shortlist
Published: Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Two Belfast artists have been shortlisted for a major new international art prize launched by the MAC gallery, which offers the chance to exhibit at the venue and win £20,000.
Belfast's EastSide Arts Festival launched
Published: Thursday, 17 July 2014
The third annual EastSide Arts Festival was launched on Thursday and - as was announced earlier this year - singer Van Morrison is heading up the programme of events.
will.i.am contributes to art exhibition
Published: Thursday, 03 July 2014
Rapper will.i.am is showing off his innovative side by contributing a futuristic artwork to a new exhibition in London.
Nigella's ex selling 'throttling art'
Published: Monday, 30 June 2014
Nigella Lawson's ex-husband has sparked outrage after paintings inspired by the former couple's infamous throttling scandal went up for sale on his art website.
Pitt & Capaldi lead art school rebuild
Published: Thursday, 19 June 2014
Brad Pitt and new Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi are leading efforts to restore part of a Scottish art school after it was destroyed by a fire last month.
Jade Jagger sells Andy Warhol painting
Published: Saturday, 15 February 2014
Sir Mick Jagger's daughter Jade has raised £362,500 by auctioning off a painting given to her as a child by Andy Warhol.
Portrait by Irish artist sells for £42.2m
Published: Friday, 14 February 2014
A masterpiece by Dublin born artist Francis Bacon has become the most valuable piece of artwork ever sold by auction house Christie's in Europe after going under the hammer for a record £42.2m.
Woman aged 103 exhibits first artwork
Published: Monday, 10 February 2014
A pensioner who is exhibiting her ceramic work at the age of 103 has told UTV she hopes to inspire other older people to take up art.

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