Discovering Belfast’s Visual Art Scene

Trying to up my ‘culture’ game following my fascinating tour around Belfast’s Street Art recently (see blog post here) I was excited to be invited on a media tour of Belfast’s Visual Arts Scene. Belfast is fast becoming one of the cultural centres in the world with its wide range of…

Discover Belfast’s Not So Hidden Street Art

The Belfast street art scene is thriving, similar to other hot spots in Berlin and Krakow and I’m not just talking about the political stuff, but the world famous artists creating a beautiful bright backdrop to Belfast’s City Centre. Some pieces are from local talent such as Visual Waste and…

Festival of Light at Mount Stewart

At a chilly 5 degrees, Saturday night at Mount Stewart’s Festival of Light was not for the unprepared. Wrapped in Winter woolies and sturdy boots we went on an adventure at one of Northern Ireland’s most well-known National Trust sites, Mount Stewart in County Down. I’ve lived in Newtownards for…