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Saturday 30 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Art Attack

Last year
Jimmy Carr may destroy a Hitler painting with a flamethrower in a new Channel 4 show
The station has bought artworks created by “problematic” artists such as convicted sex offenders Rolf Harris and Eric Gill, the Guardian reports.
All time
Former Art Attack presenter denies he is Banksy after being 'inundated' with queries
A rumour on social media suggested Banksy’s art had popped up in locations where Neil Buchanan had performed music.
6 events coming up this month for kids who love arts and crafts
Here’s what’s on around Ireland for the mini Monet in your house.
Have a mini Picasso at home? 6 kid-friendly art events happening this weekend
If your little one loves painting, sketching or doodling, check one of these activities out.
These are the best pieces of art in the country by young artists
Seriously impressive work.
How to save artworks in Iraq and Syria? Put them in the Louvre
French president Francois Hollande says it could help save a lot of artworks.
Eddie Howe laments Harry Arter's lack of discipline after West Ham defeat
Harry Arter drew the criticism of Eddie Howe after his red card proved pivotal in Bournemouth’s loss to West Ham.
Photo apps are in a rut, but these two might shake things up a bit
And one of them is from Polaroid (remember it?)
Kim Kardashian just shared an Irish illustrator’s drawings with her 48 million followers
Kimmy K loves Irish artists, dontcha know?
Kim Kardashian just shared this Irish illustrator's drawing with her 48 million followers
Kimmy K loves Irish artists, dontcha know?
This artist's paintings of Conor McGregor have gone viral
Geo Thomson talks to The42 about his career and how his Notorious artwork went viral.
Cleaning graffiti in Dublin has cost over €1.2 million since 2010
That’s a lot of scribbles.
Paint bombs were thrown at Martin McGuinness's home last night
“The people behind these attacks have nothing to offer the community.”
10 questionable works of art every Irish person made in primary school
“Look, mam! LOOK WHAT I MADE.”
Staff realise painting stolen after frame discovered in a toilet
Police say the thieves are likely to try and sell the valuable painting.
Sopranos actor discovers long-lost artwork worth millions
He paid $140,000 at auction for the painting, which turned out to be by Italian artist Guercino. Handy.
These prints show how artists reacted to World War I
And you can see them in Dublin.
Creative mum turns kid's wall scribble into a work of art
There’s making the best of a bad situation, and then there’s this.
Kid uses dad's passport as a colouring book, gets them stuck in South Korea
Great job, Picasso.
7 surprisingly creative acts of election poster vandalism
These folks take the well-worn “fake moustache” idea and throw it out the window.
Artist turns homophobic tweets sent to Tom Daley into beautiful portrait
The Olympic diver endured homophobic abuse after he came out last December.
George W Bush has turned his hand to painting. Here's his portrait of Putin
Should he give up the day job?
National Gallery to give out new €20,000 portrait prize
The winner will get to have their work exhibited at the National Gallery.
Why are there disco balls appearing on Dublin road signs?
It’s not because the Gardaí want you to yield for errant partygoers.
Man and teenager arrested over damage of valuable paintings at Shelbourne Hotel
The men are due to be charged in relation to the incident in court tomorrow.
8 reasons you're not a famous artist
Here’s a clue: it’s because of lollipop sticks. And PVA glue.
Monet painting to remain under wraps during Garda investigation
The Claude Monet painting damaged in an incident at the National Gallery last month will be kept in reserve for now.
Man charged over damage to Monet painting
The 1874 painting was seriously damaged in the attack.
The Evening Fix: Saturday
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
Monet painting damaged during incident at National Gallery
Gardaí have detained one man in relation to the incident.
Kilkenny Arts Festival kicks off