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.
Stolen Terry Bradley paintings found
Published: Wednesday, 08 January 2014
Valuable paintings by Belfast-born artist Terry Bradley that were stolen from a showroom in south Belfast have been found damaged in premises nearby.
Art lovers flock to homemade gallery
Published: Friday, 06 December 2013
Northern Ireland's art lovers have flocked to a unique art gallery based in Whitehead, Co Antrim
Bacon & Koons pieces break record prices
Published: Wednesday, 13 November 2013
One-of-a-kind pieces by acclaimed artists Francis Bacon and Jeff Koons have sold at record-breaking prices, each raking in millions of dollars.
New sculpture for harbour anniversary
Published: Wednesday, 23 October 2013
Belfast Harbour has unveiled new public artwork as part of its 400th anniversary celebrations.
Turner Prize Exhibition opens in Derry
Published: Tuesday, 22 October 2013
The prestigious Turner Prize Exhibition has opened in Derry~Londonderry, as part of the UK City of Culture celebrations.
Within the walls of the Maze
Published: Thursday, 12 September 2013
The abandoned Maze prison is set to be the focus of a photography exhibition, which documents the current fate of Northern Ireland's once most notorious jail - now again at the centre of controversy.
Puppet display highlights taboo issues
Published: Tuesday, 06 August 2013
A unique puppet exhibition portraying the theme of secret and taboo issues in Belfast has been put on display at the Ulster Museum, to coincide with August Craft Month.

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