Table Quiz

ART – ARCHITECTURE – ILLUSTRATION – VISUAL COMMUNICATION – FILM FASHION – PHOTOGRAPHY Put your art and design skills to the test at the annual Above the Fold Art and Design table-quiz. Ten rounds of questions curated by experts in their fields, spanning across art, design and creativity. Prizes by a host of indie Irish…

December

Close out the year with a selection (box) of creative and cultural excursions: from a flea market full of social and independent enterprise, to artist talks and our very first Christmas party.  1. 25 Years of Catalyst Arts Twenty-five years ago, a group of MFA graduates from the Belfast School of Art initiated a series of…

Epoch Dublin

Epoch Dublin is a newly-formed collective of visual artists who banded together to create bold, striking and colourful art that responds to a variety of subjects including; current and social issues, feminism, mental health, climate change and more. 1. Can you provide a brief introduction to Epoch? Epoch Dublin is a collective of visual artists…

On the Fringe

Cabaret, Circus, Club, Comedy, Dance, Gig, Installation, Live Art and Visual Art, Music, Party, Radio, Spoken Word, Talks, Theatre and Young Radicals.  Two-weeks of unadulterated performance returns to Dublin with a focus on the fresh, the emerging, the trailblazers and the courageous; destined to catapult into creative fame by the end of their shows. The…

September

1. 12 Points Festival The Sugar Club will house four nights of contemporary jazz, showcasing twelve emerging jazz acts from across Europe. By day, attend the ‘Jazz Futures’ industry conference and by night, unwind at the after-hours jam sessions. When? September 5—8 Where? The Sugar Club How much? €18+ 2. Caitlin Moran: Off The Page The amicable and…

Episode one: A Cause for Conversation  To kickstart the first in a series of initiatives designed to address gender disparity in the creative industry, we invited Katie Kidd and Avril Delaney to chat about their self-initiated side project and their day jobs in the advertising industry.  How did they tackle Vote for Women on top…

June

We are huge event enthusiasts at Above the Fold, whether it’s one of our own or someone else’s. As it can be challenging finding decent event resources in Ireland, especially for the creatively inclined, we decided to share our two cents by curating a monthly event guide. The Monthly Edition will feature a sample of…