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BeKreativ: A Blast Of Colour With Fuchsia MacAree

Fuchsia MacAree is one of the country’s most bankable illustrators. Her bold and bright designs have adorned everything from billboards to books and it’s this recognisable style that has led her to two of her biggest ever commissions in 2016. Soon MacAree will start seeing the fruits of her largest scale project yet: an almighty mural […]

Days of Yore: 12 Illustrations of Christmas

Now is the second winter of our discontent… As the impact of the Pandemic continues to cast a shadow, we look back on our 2017 archive, when we approached a selection of illustrators with the simple brief of encapsulating what Christmas means to them…

Design: The Next Decade – Hang Tough Contemporary

“Ireland was coming out of a recession when I founded Hang Tough, but creativity was thriving.” It’s been ten years since Hang Tough entered the scene. Now Michael Hennigan (Rubio) is ready for the next ten and tells us about his exciting plans to kickstart it.

The 12 Illustrations of Christmas

Our 2017 cover story saw us approach a selection of illustrators with the simple brief of encapsulating what Christmas means to them.

Roadmap: Liffey Swim

Dublin’s iconic Liffey Swim took place for the 100th time at the start of this month and Damn Fine Print are marking the occasion with a new show, a pop-up gallery and a city centre launch party to celebrate.

Cinema Review: Lady Bird

They say cinema is a director’s medium, but it’s writer-director Greta Gerwig’s pitch perfect script that shines from the very beginning of her latest film Lady Bird.

Roadmap: Mighty Myths

Denise Nestor is the creator of the annual print/calendar collection commissioned by the Irish Design Shop.

All Together Human

Will St Leger is the organiser of All Together Human, an exhibition aimed at highlighting the human side of HIV for Irish AIDS day. He explains the initiative and event.

Diana Copperwhite

‘As is well known, the word ‘orbit’ refers to a set route or path around a given point: we on earth orbit the sun, just as the moon orbits us. Perhaps less known, though, is that the word is etymologically coupled with a distinct sense of the optical: from a fourteenth century French word for […]

Musictown 2017

A ten day citywide celebration of music in the city exploring the diverse constellation of music cultures.

Design: Making Repeal Appealing

“With protest and design, rhetoric or linguistics around movements can be alienating so you need to make it accessible.” The role of design and creativity in the Repeal movement.

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