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Silver Tyger for Grim

The recipient for this piece has a Viking persona, and his knight has a bird in his arms, so I found an illumination from the Book of Kells that I loved.  213 more words


20. The Art of Non-Roman Europe

It’s rarely a viable objective to begin to class or define anything for what it is not (or we might say in this case, what is no longer – or what never was!) 3,841 more words

Art History

Irish Honeymoon- Part 2

Saturday 23-09-2017

Woke naturally at 7:20am I blame it on jet lag and massive time zone change. We went downstairs for breakfast, during breakfast we made plans for the day.Starting at Trinity College, trying to beat the crowds :D at 8:30am… 392 more words

The Celts - BBC Series - Episode 5

In this thrilling instalment about the mythical Celts, we take a look at later Celtic culture and life. We see how the Celtic Christian Churches wielded immense influence across Europe in face of raids from the savage Vikings. 97 more words


My Thoughts on Ireland...

My trip is over but my experiences are still going. I saw the Book Of Kells at the Trinity College Library, the piece of artwork I researched for this class. 264 more words

Where Creativity Works

Trinity College, The University of Dublin

Conveniently Trinity College is all of about 10 minutes from my flat (the advantage of living so central!). I spend a lot of time just wondering though, I just love the grounds. 415 more words

Food, Drink And Travel

A book lovers must see in the heart of Dublin

Imagine being able to access the knowledge of an entire country in just one room. That room does exist, and at one time it was given the right claim a free copy of every book published in Britain and Ireland. 201 more words