Café Culture

Katy Gaffney is a graduate from the Visual Culture department at NCAD, a culinary connoisseur and one-half of the coffee|culture collective.   It’s a well-worn adage that coffee and creativity go hand-in-hand, not least because of caffeine’s ability to kick us into a higher gear. Rather, it’s the simple act of sharing a coffee with…

Coffee Culture

coffee|culture is a series of creative talks set to occupy a selection of Dublin’s best speciality cafés on one morning per month. Each venue is significant for its commendation on the Dublin City Coffee Map created by First Draft Coffee, presenting a snapshot of a truly vibrant and bustling coffee scene of over 30 cafés, each…

GCN

To celebrate Galway Culture Night, Above the Fold are teaming up with Coffeewerk + Press to host an inspiring evening of talks designed to explore and celebrate the many unique, slow and thoughtful process of creating present in the West of Ireland. We have invited a selection of speakers to present their body of work…

Culture Night

Above the Fold are collaborating with The Tara Building to present a night of talks designed to highlight the creative and collaborative nature of Dublin’s newest co-working space. Talks will feature artists, designers, thinkers and doers whose work has made a considerable impact on Dublin’s creative and cultural landscape This event is brought to you in association with…

Table Quiz

Above the Fold are hosting a fundraiser table quiz with a twist! Dust off those Leaving Cert notes as we have teamed up with experts from fashion, architecture, product design, visual arts, film, animation & illustration, visual communication and much, much more to prepare a table quiz to test even the most specialised art and design…

Do it Yourself

AOIFE DUNNE  Visual Artist, Creative Director and Stylist, Aoife graduated from NCAD Fine Art Media in 2016. She is going from strength to strength with her piece LIMITLESS exhibited nationally and internationally from London to the US.         You describe yourself as a visual artist, creative director and stylist, do you think it’s…

Studio Nugno

It’s predicted that by 2020, 50% of the US workforce will consist of freelance and self-employed workers and with 85,000 Irish creatives said to be working for themselves, Ireland is certainly set to take a similar path. But what is attracting Ireland’s creatives to pursue a career with such precarious prospects? Eleonora Bigi and her…