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#mural

# mural - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Art group Subset ordered to pay €4,500 court fine for mural
# Think And Wonder
# Think And Wonder

Art group Subset ordered to pay €4,500 court fine for mural

Oct 12th 2021, 4:20 PM 23,188 Views 15 Comments

The mural appeared on Grantham Street in Dublin’s south side in 2019

# mural - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Mural by Joe Caslin unveiled in Dublin to mark 50th anniversary of Down Syndrome Ireland
# Down Syndrome Ireland
# Down Syndrome Ireland

Mural by Joe Caslin unveiled in Dublin to mark 50th anniversary of Down Syndrome Ireland

Jul 27th 2021, 2:36 PM 13,570 Views 6 Comments

The unveiling coincided with a new report released as part of a campaign by Down Syndrome Ireland.

# mural - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Mural of activist Greta Thunberg in Dublin city centre vandalised
# Greta Thunberg
# Greta Thunberg

Mural of activist Greta Thunberg in Dublin city centre vandalised

Mar 3rd 2021, 2:45 PM 45,581 Views 96 Comments

The mural is painted on a wall on Chancery Street.

# mural - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Council orders removal of second Subset mural in Dublin
# David Attenborough
# David Attenborough

Council orders removal of second Subset mural in Dublin

Sep 3rd 2019, 6:15 AM 49,869 Views 87 Comments

A mural of David Attenborough is the second mural by the artist collective to have fallen foul of the council in recent weeks.

# mural - Friday 30 August, 2019

Smithfield's landmark 'Horseboy' mural should be removed, council orders
# Church Street
# Church Street

Smithfield's landmark 'Horseboy' mural should be removed, council orders

Aug 30th 2019, 6:00 AM 52,119 Views 57 Comments

Artist collective Subset had launched a petition aimed at saving the Horseboy mural.

# mural - Saturday 17 August, 2019

'We'd obviously like to see the piece remain': Artists petition to retain Smithfield's Horseboy mural
# Street Art
# Street Art

'We'd obviously like to see the piece remain': Artists petition to retain Smithfield's Horseboy mural

Aug 17th 2019, 8:30 AM 13,532 Views 14 Comments

The popular Horseboy mural is located just north of the Liffey in Smithfield.

# mural - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Planning battle after tenant told he needs permission for Smithfield's Horseboy mural
# Horseboy
# Horseboy

Planning battle after tenant told he needs permission for Smithfield's Horseboy mural

Aug 15th 2019, 6:10 AM 32,874 Views 21 Comments

The case has been referred to An Bord Pleanála, with the owner seeking to have the mural removed.

# mural - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

The giant Derry Girls mural has been completed - and here it is
# We're Basically Celebrities Now
# We're Basically Celebrities Now

The giant Derry Girls mural has been completed - and here it is

Jan 29th 2019, 11:08 AM 40,158 Views 15 Comments

The popular Channel 4 TV show will return to screens later this year.

# mural - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Cast of Derry Girls to be immortalised with mural in Derry City
# Derry Girls
# Derry Girls

Cast of Derry Girls to be immortalised with mural in Derry City

Jan 23rd 2019, 8:44 PM 17,728 Views 20 Comments

Erin, Orla, Clare, Michelle and James will be painted on the side of Badgers Bar in Derry City.

# mural - Saturday 22 September, 2018

Plans afoot to build giant mural at Aviva Stadium to dissuade graffiti artists
# Pretty Pictures
# Pretty Pictures

Plans afoot to build giant mural at Aviva Stadium to dissuade graffiti artists

Sep 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 22,124 Views 27 Comments

Planning permission is sought or a mural to ‘discourage unlawful graffiti’ and make a ‘positive contribution’ to the locality.

# mural - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before'
# Portobello
# Portobello

Savita mural artist: 'I've been painting a long time, I've never seen a reaction like that before'

May 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 25,488 Views 45 Comments

Street artist ACHES says he’s going to cover up the word “FREED” that someone wrote across her forehead.

# mural - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

The messages people left at the Savita Halappanavar mural will be digitally archived

May 30th 2018, 12:05 AM 43,763 Views 67 Comments

Since Friday, flowers have been left at the bottom of the mural, along with ‘Yes’ leaflets, pens and sellotape so that people could leave notes.

# mural - Saturday 26 May, 2018

'We did it': The messages people have been leaving at the Savita Halappanavar mural
# Dublin City
# Dublin City

'We did it': The messages people have been leaving at the Savita Halappanavar mural

May 26th 2018, 2:44 PM 22,321 Views 52 Comments

Savita’s parents have said that they are “really, really happy” with the projected referendum result.

# mural - Friday 18 May, 2018

Here's why Irish artists contributed to the Repeal campaign, in their own words
# Repeal The 8th
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal The 8th

Here's why Irish artists contributed to the Repeal campaign, in their own words

May 18th 2018, 11:00 AM 3,114 Views 1 Comment

‘I feel compelled as an artist to create art about things I care about, as I feel it’s a great opportunity to allow people to see things through your eyes.’

# mural - Friday 27 April, 2018

Maser's Repeal the 8th mural is back up in Temple Bar (and it won’t come down this time)
# Another Lick On The Wall
# Another Lick On The Wall

Maser's Repeal the 8th mural is back up in Temple Bar (and it won’t come down this time)

Apr 27th 2018, 9:17 PM 23,233 Views 273 Comments

Only this week it was removed from another wall in the area.

# mural - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

'Tell me what's offensive about this': Ruth Coppinger holds up Repeal sign in Dáil chamber
# Mural
# Mural

'Tell me what's offensive about this': Ruth Coppinger holds up Repeal sign in Dáil chamber

Apr 24th 2018, 5:31 PM 36,913 Views 200 Comments

Coppinger held up the poster while asking the Taoiseach about the removal of a Repeal mural outside Dublin city’s Project Arts Centre.

# mural - Monday 23 April, 2018

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)
# MASER
# MASER

'You can't paint over a movement': Repeal mural removed from Temple Bar (again)

Apr 23rd 2018, 2:38 PM 19,072 Views 120 Comments

The Charities Regulator has defended its decision to say the Project Arts Centre could lose its charitable status if the mural remained.

# mural - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Cool new Bohemians mural remembers Bob Marley's 1980 gig at Dalymount Park
# Stir It Up
From The42
# Stir It Up

Cool new Bohemians mural remembers Bob Marley's 1980 gig at Dalymount Park

Feb 13th 2018, 6:49 PM 7,052 Views 6 Comments

The reggae legend is situated next to Dublin’s favourite son Phil Lynnott at the Gypsies’ ground.

# mural - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

An Irish pub in Edinburgh has unveiled a *huge* mural dedicated to Father Ted
# Mad Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Mad Ted

An Irish pub in Edinburgh has unveiled a *huge* mural dedicated to Father Ted

Jan 30th 2018, 8:31 AM 6,652 Views 1 Comment

The workmanship is definitely not shoddy.

# mural - Friday 22 December, 2017

The Stormzy mural in Smithfield has been painted over after council objections
# Stormz In A Teacup
# Stormz In A Teacup

The Stormzy mural in Smithfield has been painted over after council objections

Dec 22nd 2017, 12:37 PM 28,674 Views 38 Comments

Dublin City Council said the artwork did not have planning permission so had to be removed.

# mural - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Stormzy mural gets makeover in protest against council removal threats
# Stormzy Out
# Stormzy Out

Stormzy mural gets makeover in protest against council removal threats

Nov 23rd 2017, 5:05 PM 31,034 Views 38 Comments

“We’re attempting to transform what is a negative situation for us into a catalyst for cultural change.”

# mural - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

'Mental health difficulties are still fraught with stigma' - New mural challenges Ireland's attitudes
# The Volunteers
# The Volunteers

'Mental health difficulties are still fraught with stigma' - New mural challenges Ireland's attitudes

Sep 12th 2017, 6:49 PM 13,948 Views 48 Comments

The mural is the latest work by street artist Joe Caslin.

# mural - Sunday 11 June, 2017

That ridiculously awkward exchange between Kesha and Jerry Seinfeld has been turned into an excellent mural
# No Thanks
From The Daily Edge
# No Thanks

That ridiculously awkward exchange between Kesha and Jerry Seinfeld has been turned into an excellent mural

Jun 11th 2017, 1:50 PM 4,898 Views 1 Comment

The saga rumbles on.

'Why would you continue to perpetuate something that is wrong?': New mural challenges Ireland's drug laws
# The Volunteers
# The Volunteers

'Why would you continue to perpetuate something that is wrong?': New mural challenges Ireland's drug laws

Jun 11th 2017, 6:15 AM 23,075 Views 19 Comments

A new piece of art went up in Trinity College this week.

# mural - Sunday 12 February, 2017

A MASSIVE mural of Beyoncé's pregnancy portrait has been gifted to us all
# Beyoncé
From The Daily Edge
# Beyoncé

A MASSIVE mural of Beyoncé's pregnancy portrait has been gifted to us all

Feb 12th 2017, 3:20 PM 5,989 Views 3 Comments

Melbourne are on top of it.

# mural - Friday 16 September, 2016

Galway City Council ask for mural they commissioned to be removed
# Taaffe's
# Taaffe's

Galway City Council ask for mural they commissioned to be removed

Sep 16th 2016, 7:54 PM 34,674 Views 56 Comments

Two months ago, council officials commissioned and paid for a mural at a derelict drapery shop on William Street, seeking permission from the landlords to paint it.

# mural - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

A new Repeal mural has just appeared in Dublin 7
# Repeal
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal

A new Repeal mural has just appeared in Dublin 7

Aug 3rd 2016, 12:11 PM 3,657 Views 6 Comments

Two replica banners have been unveiled in Blackhall Place.

# mural - Thursday 28 July, 2016

A Wicklow artist has responded to the Repeal controversy with a mural of his own
# Repeal The 8th
From The Daily Edge
# Repeal The 8th

A Wicklow artist has responded to the Repeal controversy with a mural of his own

Jul 28th 2016, 10:01 AM 7,689 Views 5 Comments

It went up yesterday.

# mural - Monday 25 July, 2016

'Repeal the 8th' mural in Temple Bar removed due to planning rules
# Abortion
# Abortion

'Repeal the 8th' mural in Temple Bar removed due to planning rules

Jul 25th 2016, 1:41 PM 26,319 Views 304 Comments

The mural has attracted around 50 complaints – but hundreds of people have sent messages supporting the display.

# mural - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

People are completely taking the piss out of this dodgy David Bowie mural
# Starman
From The Daily Edge
# Starman

People are completely taking the piss out of this dodgy David Bowie mural

Feb 3rd 2016, 9:58 PM 6,878 Views 2 Comments

A+ for sentiment. D- for likeness.

# mural - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Amazing video shows exactly how the Galway castle mural was created
# Grand Designs
# Grand Designs

Amazing video shows exactly how the Galway castle mural was created

May 20th 2015, 9:27 AM 10,552 Views 17 Comments

With great care.

# mural - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Pictures: The new lesbian mural placed on the side of a castle in Co Galway
# Hello Ladies
# Hello Ladies

Pictures: The new lesbian mural placed on the side of a castle in Co Galway

May 19th 2015, 11:29 AM 46,068 Views 222 Comments

The artwork, completed in recent days, is at Caherkinmonwee Castle – around 20 minutes from the city.

A new marriage equality mural with two women has gone up on a castle in Galway
# Caher Castle
From The Daily Edge
# Caher Castle

A new marriage equality mural with two women has gone up on a castle in Galway

May 19th 2015, 7:17 AM 2,831 Views 1 Comment

It’s the same artist behind the now-iconic mural on George’s Street in Dublin.

# mural - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

The rain has washed away the marriage equality mural on George's Street
# Claddagh Embrace
From The Daily Edge
# Claddagh Embrace

The rain has washed away the marriage equality mural on George's Street

Apr 29th 2015, 8:01 AM 3,064 Views 1 Comment

:(

# mural - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

19,000 sign petition calling for same-sex marriage mural NOT to be removed
# Same-Sex Marriage
# Same-Sex Marriage

19,000 sign petition calling for same-sex marriage mural NOT to be removed

Apr 22nd 2015, 6:43 PM 16,622 Views 220 Comments

The artist behind it has received a warning notice about its removal.

# mural - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Warning letter sent calling for removal of giant same-sex marriage mural
# Planning Issue
# Planning Issue

Warning letter sent calling for removal of giant same-sex marriage mural

Apr 21st 2015, 11:02 PM 43,891 Views 207 Comments

It’s on the side of a building on South Great George’s St.

# mural - Friday 17 April, 2015

Calls for marriage equality mural to be removed to "give the No side justice"
# Dublin
# Dublin

Calls for marriage equality mural to be removed to "give the No side justice"

Apr 17th 2015, 6:41 PM 37,851 Views 264 Comments

The mural was erected last weekend.

This Dublin artist's amazing astronaut mural is Chris Hadfield-approved
# Out Of This World
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of This World

This Dublin artist's amazing astronaut mural is Chris Hadfield-approved

Apr 17th 2015, 2:33 PM 5,513 Views 0 Comments

Is there higher praise than that? We don’t think so.

# mural - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

This Dublin marriage equality mural was vandalised hours after being painted
# Yes To Love
From The Daily Edge
# Yes To Love

This Dublin marriage equality mural was vandalised hours after being painted

Apr 15th 2015, 10:30 AM 9,473 Views 9 Comments

This is why we can’t have nice things.

# mural - Saturday 11 April, 2015

A massive same-sex marriage mural appeared overnight in Dublin city
# Street Art
# Street Art

A massive same-sex marriage mural appeared overnight in Dublin city

Apr 11th 2015, 12:08 PM 73,198 Views 464 Comments

It was inspired by the painting Meeting on the Turret Stairs.

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