Crawford Art Gallery receives acquisition fund of €650,000 to purchase Artworks to expand the National Collection at Crawford Art Gallery

Michael Quane, ‘Strange Beast’ in Menagerie: Animals by Artists by Jed Niezgoda   Crawford Art Gallery is to receive a substantial acquisition fund of €650,000 from the Department of Tourism, Culture, Art, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media to acquire contemporary artworks for the National collection.     IMMA will also receive a significant fund of €850,000.…

Female Leadership and Management Skills course sees first graduates from Cork College of FET’s Bishopstown Campus

17 women from companies across Cork received certificates on Friday last following their successful completion of a conjoined programme from Cork Education and Training Board (CETB) and the Cork Electronics Industry Association (CEIA) with the objective of developing future leaders within the technology sector. The programme, delivered through Cork College of FET’s Bishopstown Campus, is…

‘The past revealed: stunning archaeological discoveries from excavations at Barrack St, Cork City’

Archaeological investigations at, and adjoining, the site of the former Nancy Spain’s Public House, Barrack Street, Cork, have revealed unprecedented insights into the turbulent history and evolution of the country’s southern capital. The discoveries relate to two separate and distinct periods of Cork’s history.   The first discovery relates to a previously unknown exceptionally large…