Ros Drinkwater

Ros Drinkwater

Events calendar

Events calendar

March 11: Bonham’s Prints and Multiples Valuation Day, 31 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2; complime...

Designer garden adds perfect finish to a storied Ranelagh residence

Designer garden adds perfect finish to a storied Ranelagh residence

As the home of gossip columnist and socialite Terry Keane in the 1990s, this was where Ireland’s movers and shakers gathered to wine and dine

A splendid sample of high style on the outskirts of Cork

A splendid sample of high style on the outskirts of Cork

Style is in the eye of the beholder. A stylish interior is one that delights the eye. It is space...

Bowie and other mysterious figures

Bowie and other mysterious figures

A dreamlike collection includes existentialist Campbell warriors, JB Yeats’s children under moonlight and several life-cast masks of the shapeshifting icon

How Beckett’s late-night scribblings divided the critics

How Beckett’s late-night scribblings divided the critics

A headline lot in Adam’s Works on Paper sale next week makes it clear that Samuel Beckett began...

Events calendar & Auction results & Object of desire

Events calendar & Auction results & Object of desire

Until March 5: Copper House Gallery, Synge Street, Dublin 8, 01-4784088 Letterbomb: group show of...

Head of a Boy, soul of an artist

Head of a Boy, soul of an artist

Few artists can deliver such impact within a space measuring 18 x 18cm as did Lucian Freud with H...

A thoroughly modern mountain retreat in Killiney

A thoroughly modern mountain retreat in Killiney

A 21st-century detached family home built for a 21st-century lifestyle, 7 Carraig Grennane in Killiney was designed by architect Paul Brazil to make the most of its site overlooking the Dublin Mountains

A century of Bauhaus

A century of Bauhaus

A conference in Dublin celebrating 100 years of Bauhaus, the German art school, heard how it has had a profound influence on how we live from our homes to our hair styles

Resonances of Yeats’s Connemara voyage

Resonances of Yeats’s Connemara voyage

A boat trip around the Connemara islands with JM Synge in 1905 gave Jack B Yeats the inspiration for one of his best late works

Moon shots and miniatures lead extraordinary contents sale

Moon shots and miniatures lead extraordinary contents sale

In 1857, in what we would now call his gap year, a 20-year-old American, Henry Draper, arrived at...

Events calendar & Auction results

Events calendar & Auction results

Until March 1: Solstice Arts Centre, Railway Street, Navan, Co Meath, 046-9092300 Surveillé-e-s:...

Expect the unexpected

Expect the unexpected

A recent valuation at Sheppards unearthed a highly valuable Chinese jar, but next week’s sale has a collection of unusual treasures at all price points

Painter Johnston gets risky in the jar

Painter Johnston gets risky in the jar

The still life painting of mundane objects has long been a part of the art canon. At first glance...

Object of desire

Object of desire

The late Bud Ekins was acknowledged as one of the film industry’s finest stuntmen, with a body ...