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Holy Show Issue 2

    Holy Show Issue 2

    Holy Show is a magazine of contemporary life and culture as seen through the eyes of Ireland’s artists. It adapts stories from the artists and their projects to the printed page. It showcases work from a diverse range of forms, like theatre, film, dance, music, visual art, and draws out compelling non-fiction narratives and critical writings that help us to understand who we are, where we’ve come from and where we’re going as a society.

    Issue 2 featuring: 

    • Surreal headlines abound in the broadsheet newspaper, The Inch Conglomerate; 

    • Darndale to Highbury, Munich to Dalymout: a journey from football to poetry; 

    • A four-way conversation about the fairies;

    • Visual art from the Guillamene swimming cove;

    • An illustrated essay about Skin;

    • A Mother Brings Her Son to Be Shot, the story behind the film;

    • A Hugh Cooney Retrospective;

    • A Queer Ceilí at the Marty Forsythe;

    • Loopies Field, a photographic work in progress from an Irish farm.

    Self Published 
    96 pages
    190 x 270 mm
    ISBN 9781916163218