A portrait of a mother practicing healing methods on her son has been revealed as the winner of the National Gallery of Ireland’s Zurich Portrait Prize. And Della Cowper-Gray was announced as the winner of this years Zurich Young Portrait Prize.

Aidan Crotty wins the Portrait Prize and Eva McParland has been crowned the winner of the Young Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland’s Zurich Portrait Prize which was held as a virtual event this year.

This years Zurich Portrait Prize and Zurich Young Portrait Prize shortlists have been announced by National Gallery of Ireland.

Award-winning essayist, editor and renowned arts critic Sinéad Gleeson, who wins the Dalkey Literary Award for Emerging Writer with Constellations. Watch this video of her receiving the news of her win.
Novelist and short story writer Christine Dwyer Hickey, wins the Dalkey Literary Award for Novel of the Year with her novel The Narrow Land. Watch this video to see her receive the great news.

Last chance to see the Zurich Portrait Prize exhibition at the National Gallery before it closes on 13 January. 

The National Gallery of Ireland has announced the winning artist for the 2018 Zurich Portrait Prize. Mandy O’Neill won for her portrait and Kim Haughton and Blaise Smith were highly commended.

The National Gallery of Ireland has announced the shortlisted artists for the 2018 Zurich Portrait Prize. Now in its fifth year, the competition is a celebration of contemporary portraiture and showcases the talent and flair of artists working across a number of disciplines.

The National Gallery of Ireland has announced the panel of judges for the 2018 Zurich Portrait Prize. Judges are Geraldine O'Neill, Sue Rainsford and Tanya Kiang. 

There is less than a month for artists to enter the prestigious Zurich Portrait Prize at the National Gallery of Ireland.

Presented by Zurich, this year’s Dalkey Book Festival promises another stellar line-up of multi award winning authors who are certain to appeal to all festival-goers.

Now it its 8th year, the Dalkey Book Festival, presented by Zurich, took place from 15th-18th June and saw yet another stellar line up of internationally renowned writers from across the globe.