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Lets Jazz It Up!

Introducing Jazz Night’s at Americana Bar in The Devlin. This new night of music is sure to become a main stay in Dublin’s flourishing jazz scene and will also see The Devlin become a new centrepiece for Irish jazz. Join us every Wednesday and Thursday night from 7pm-10pm for…

How to Build an Art Collection

There are few things more intimidating than starting an art collection. What do I know about art, we wail, sure that our taste doesn’t stretch much beyond that Bob Marley poster and the print our ex left behind a few years ago. Yep, it can be hard – not to mention expensive – to start collecting art, and so most of us never do, content to imagine a collection is the preserve of the one per cent.

In the Company of Books

Gwen Allman opened her first business, a gallery called Blue Loft in Ranelagh, in 2004. It was here in 2006 where herself and her business partner Anne Macdona started a book club. That was the first chapter in what would become the road to opening one of the most well-curated…

Dublin Art at The Devlin

Dublin Art : Curated by James Earley “Art is such a huge part of what we’re doing here” General Manager of The Devlin, Kevin Hurley, told us during a recent conversation about the new hotel, and there’s no-one who knows how to curate Dublin art better than James…

Urban Health Shop

The Urban Health Shop: Health in the ‘Hood   We meet Dee Buckley on an already busy Thursday afternoon, just before the rush of health-conscious locals come bursting through the door of Urban Health for the lunchtime rush. The place is a mecca for clean eating, an establishment “born through…

Ireland Culture: 60 Seconds with Tony Strickland Of Ranelagh Arts Centre

Ranelagh Arts first launched in 2005, how has the arts scene in Ranelagh changed since then? It has become a very important part of the community. As you probably know it features art exhibitions, when we have the space, but we also have workshops, drama, book readings, book launches, historical…

Good Pubs in Dublin: The Top 6 Pubs of Dublin 6

Good pubs in Dublin certainly aren’t hard to come by… Ranelagh’s main street alone is one of the areas most densely populated with modern bars and good pubs in Dublin. We’ve made a shortlist of our six favourite spots to either watch a match, listen to some music, or catch…