Read the latest press releases from the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland 

Read the latest press releases from the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland 

Minister Mitchell O’Connor officially launches report on Irish Design 2015

16 December 2016

New global online platform launched for the very best of Ireland’s design and craft

15 November 2016

20 of Ireland’s most exciting designer-makers to exhibit new work in Shape the Future

09 November 2016

Design Ireland Pops Up at The Doyle Collection’s Westbury Mall

02 November 2016

Design Directory Ireland, the first centralised online database of designers in Ireland, is launched

01 November 2016

1916 commemorative collection from designer Alison Conneely to open at National Museum of Ireland

28 October 2016

New online gallery launched to showcase Contemporary Collection of Design & Craft

28 September 2016

Irish designers and makers prepare to unveil their latest collections at London Design Festival 2016

15 September 2016

Mise Éire? Shaping a Nation through Design conference, National Museum of Ireland

12 September 2016

Floral Installation Verdant Vessels opens as part of VASE: Function Reviewed

19 August 2016

VASE: Function Reviewed at the National Craft Gallery

29 June 2016

30 winners of the Future Makers Awards & Supports Programme 2016 announced

08 June 2016

The Ogham Wall at the John F. Kennedy Centre, Washington DC for IRELAND 100

16 May 2016

International jury for the Global Irish Design Challenge announces selected entries

13 May 2016

CRAFT & DESIGN 2016 – Celebrating Irish Craft at Brown Thomas

07 April 2016

National Craft Gallery presents Liminal – Irish design at the threshold

16 March 2016

Calling all emerging designers and makers - Future Makers 2016 is now open for entries

15 March 2016

Heal’s Modern Craft Market features “Design Ireland”  capsule of contemporary work

07 March 2016

Heal’s London launches “Design Ireland” initiative

11 February 2016

Ireland’s design sector accounts for €38bn in exports & 48,000 design jobs

26 January 2016

Award Winners Announced at Showcase 2016

26 January 2016

Minister Bruton meets Trade Buyers from around the World at Showcase - Ireland’s Creative Expo®

25 January 2016

Tánaiste officially opens Showcase - Ireland’s International Creative Expo

24 January 2016

‘Design Ireland’ pavilion launching at Maison & Objet 2016, Paris

18 January 2016

Showcase 2016 announced, Ireland’s International Creative Expo celebrates its 40th year

10 January 2016

Not Too Precious, an exhibition of work by international artist-jewellers, National Craft Gallery

06 January 2016