Art & Literature

In Spanish Trenches

In Spanish Trenches

In Spanish Trenches

Liam Murphy There is renewed interest in the Spanish Civil War since the 1930s. Waterford-born, Emmet O’Connor is co-author with Barry McLoughlin of In Spanish Trenches (subtitled, The Mind And Deeds Of The Irish Who Fought For The Republic In The Spanish Civil War). It uses previous unseen Spanish archival...
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50 Weeks A Zoomin!

50 Weeks A Zoomin!

50 Weeks A Zoomin!

Catherine Power When the Sacred Heart Simply Singing Group connected for the first time via Zoom on March 31st, 2020, we certainly didn’t think that more than a year later we would still be holding our weekly singing sessions online. The group began meeting for a casual singing session, usually taking about 45...
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Launch of Dungarvan Art Trail

Launch of Dungarvan Art Trail

Launch of Dungarvan Art Trail

Running from May through to September 2021, in various shop windows, the Arts Centre and Library throughout the coastal town, Dungarvan Art Trail is delighted to present The Vertigo Project by internationally acclaimed, locally based, dye transfer printer and artist Jean Curran. The Dungarvan Art Trail, conceived by...
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The Speech of Elementals

The Speech of Elementals

The Speech of Elementals

James Horan and Denis Lynch Virtual Exhibition from April 7th. The Speech of Elementals is an exhibition brought to you virtually by local artist James Horan and Denis Lynch. The exhibition link will be available and posted at 2.30pm on the 7th of April. James graduated with a Masters degree in Aesthetics and the...
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Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

Resurgence 25X For The Arts Webinar

(Wednesday 7th April, 11am) Building on the extraordinary success of the initial Resurgence 25X event in association with Waterford Chamber of Commerce earlier this year, ATPO and Theatre Royal Waterford will present a webinar dedicated to a vibrant recovery for the arts from COVID-19 on 7th April. Resurgence 25X for...
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John Bermingham: All That Can Be

John Bermingham: All That Can Be

John Bermingham: All That Can Be

Jordan Norris When John Bermingham left his job in HR in 2014, little did he know that six years later – he would have achieved some of the things he has. A renowned photographer, digital visual artist and video maker, there is little that Bermingham cannot turn his hand to – in fact, some might even...
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Running From the Shadows

Running From the Shadows

A story of childhood abuse and how one woman faced her past, and ran towards her future By Stephanie Hickey In Running from the Shadows Stephanie Hickey tells, in her own words, how she survived abuse at the hands of a trusted family member and of how running, a simple physical activity helped her achieve...
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