Show Some Heart

Boys & Girls’ latest ad campaign asks people to “Show Some Heart” in the fight against Cardiovascular Disease   Cardiovascular Disease is Ireland’s leading killer, affecting at least one in three people at some point in their lives. Though most cardiovascular diseases can be prevented by identifying behavioural risks such as smoking, unhealthy diet and…

Steve McCarthy

Steve McCarthy is a Dublin based illustrator, animator and all around nice guy. Having grown up amongst a family of film-makers, Steve is a story teller who brings narrative to life through the medium of illustration.     1. Can you describe your creative process in three words? Hubris, Panic, Kismet.   2. If you weren’t an…

Ruth Connolly

Ruth Connolly is a graduate of the Limerick School of Art and Design and a Postgraduate from Central St. Martins. She is currently practicing as a visual artist, photographer and lecturer at the Dublin Institute of Design whilst living in Dublin with her husband and cat. 1. Can you describe your creative process in three…

HALFTONE 2017

The first week of November has found itself brimming with cultural activity, with the likes of Mind Over Matter by the Institute of Designers in Ireland, a day of creativity aiming to shed light on mental health in the design community, VUE National Contemporary Art Fair located at the RHA with 21 participating galleries, and The Future,…