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Art reviews: Performaphilia and Conflict

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ONE SIDE-EFFECT of Galway not having a municipal gallery is that exhibitions pop up in various venues and two current shows worth seeing are in the NUI Galway staffroom, which is hosting Áine Phillips’ Performaphilia, and the Black Gate Cultural Centre, where the group show, Conflict, is on display.

Album review: Parquet Courts

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PARQUET COURTS have been making excellent albums for some time now, but Wide Awake! is the one where they finally step out from under the shadows of Pavement and The Velvet Underground.

Sunflowers and disintegrating lovers

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THE WORK of some poets is great, or at least initially sounds great, when you hear it declaimed from a festival stage, but is rather less rewarding when read on the page, in the absence of the bells and whistles of performance.

Outstanding family home in Boleybeg East

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DNG Maxwell Heaslip & Leonard has just brought to the open market a stunning luxury ready-to-occupy detached residence in the much sought after area of Bolybeg East. Built 15 years ago on 0.75 acre and close to local primary schools, it offers the new owners privacy and convenience with easy access to all the amenities, and is just a short trip to Galway city.

Free Comic Book Day 2018

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FREE COMIC Book Day 2018, the international day to celebrate comic books and comic shops, and to introduce family and friends to comics, falls on Saturday May 5.

Inspiring ideas from the public in AFTERIMAGE

CÚRAM, the Science Foundation Ireland Centre for Research in Medical Devices based at NUI Galway, has teamed up with the Galway City Arts Office to launch a new Community Art-Science exhibition in Westside.

Paintclub's family painting event

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PAINTCLUB IS hosting a family 'Painting & Brunch' event in Tribeton this Easter, where both adults and the junior artists of the house, can get together and create a masterpiece.

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A life as colourful as the dolls she makes

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While most people think of dolls as mass-produced Barbie-type artefacts, the creations of Kinvara based dollmaker Helga Pikal are of an entirely different order. Her hand-made, lovingly crafted, dolls present an array of vividly realised characters from world myth and folklore, as well as famous singers and musicians like Keith Richards and Willie Nelson.

Spring sale at G Furniture and Carpets

G Furniture and Carpets in Northpoint on the Tuam Road has some great offers available in its spring carpet and rug clearance event now on.

 

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