Showcasing Islam through art

Deepansha Banswal reports on a recent Islamic art exhibition in Dublin. The Islamic Cultural Centre (ICC) of Ireland recently organised an exhibition to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The exhibition promoted many forms of Islamic and Arabian art. The centre was opened in the year 1996. With its mission, “Invite all to the way of your Lord with… Read more »

Humour – men, women and the Germans

Amelie Pyta talks to a successful German comedienne about her attitude to various kinds of humour. Sexy Is Something Different is the name of a new programme from Anka Zink. The German comedienne is an old stager in her business and has been performing since 1980. She was born and grew up in Bonn. She discovered her passion for comedy in a… Read more »

Women on their bikes: from Ballyfermot to Ballycastle

Elaine Brennan talks to an enthusiastic young woman cyclist. The sky was grey and overcast in May 2016, but the scene was set. Rain rolled in sheets across the hills of Ballycastle, Co. Antrim, as competitors opted for a 40, 80 or 120 kilometre cycle in aid of the Marie Keating Foundation. The race completes… Read more »

The art of comics

Shauna McCrudden talks to a comic-book artist about his work and aspirations. Comic books are a rising trend in Ireland. From little boys and girls reading about Superman’s adventures to the 42-year-old man dressed up as Wonder Woman at a convention, it is an escape route for all ages, but breaking into the business itself is no… Read more »
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Two Griffith nominees in Magazine Ireland awards

  What are the chances of two Griffith alumni to be nominated as finalists in the 2016 Magazine Ireland awards? It is an even greater coincidence that the two graduates of the BA in Journalism and Media Communications… Read more »

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Your photo view of Dublin could win €700

CoinaPhoto, a unique social media platform to share locally relevant social stock photography, is delighted to be partnering with Griffith College to launch a photography competition exclusive to Griffith College students. It is an exciting collaboration given… Read more »