A Lesson in Creativity

  Dan Eames is a multidisciplinary designer who recently graduated from Graphic Design and Visual Culture at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin. From Edna O’Brien’s controversial, The Country Girls (1960), to a digital installation aimed at calculating and measuring happiness, satisfaction and contentment, to the traditional and long established idea of the…

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,…

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…