Monochrome, houndstooth and check are all embraced by this autumn’s new styles
Summer’s officially over. But take heart: there are plenty of art, music, movies, books and happenings to ease you through the coming weeks. From Ruth Negga at the Gate to extraordinary new Irish prose and groundbreaking TV, here are thirty-three of the best things to do, see and hear. Compiled by Elaine Prendeville, Nadine O’Regan, John Maguire, Tony Clayton-Lea and Jessie Collins
After 16 years in media, Claire Brock has landed her dream job, presenting Virgin Media’s nightly evening news bulletin.
Fashion designer Jonathan Saunders is renowned for his clever use of colour, original prints, beautiful silks, and above all, his craftsmanship. The key to success, he says, is balancing recognition and novelty. And now he plans to share his expertise with young designers
Kissing Candice writer-director tackles sci-fi film ‘Artistic Alien movie’ follows coming-of age drama
Tyrone film director Aoife McArdle is working on a follow-up to her first feature film, the Irish...
Known for her arresting music videos and advertisements, Omagh-born film-maker Aoife McArdle has brought her trademark darkness and beauty to her first feature, writes Elaine Prendeville