PPAI

Arts and Entertainment
2015

1ST PLACE WINNER
Arts and Entertainment 2015

MILEY IN THE MONEY

by Dara MacDónaill

Miley Cyrus performing on stage in Dublin

2ND PLACE
PORKY AND BESS

By Brenda Fitzsimons

Chef Kevin Thornton with a pigs head as part of his installation ‘FAT; It’s delicious’ at the Trinity Science Gallery, which explores the beauty and the stigma of fat.

3RD PLACE
FANCY A CUP...?

By Julien Behal

An actor playing William Dargan (1799-1867), who provided the original impetus to establish the Irish National Gallery, is offered a cup of tea during the 150th anniversary festivities

SHORTLISTED
'MAGNIFIKATZ' - CAT SHOW

By Nick Bradshaw

International judge Aline Noel, from Canada, with Sphynx Haven Queen Elizabeth, a four-month-old, Sphynx female

SHORTLISTED
GIANT GRANNY

By Liam Burke

The Royal de Luxe giant granny makes her way across Sarsfield Bridge, Limerick, during the Limerick City of Culture

SHORTLISTED
HAIR-RAISING!

By Leon Farrell

A model taking a break at National Hairdressing Championships in City West Hotel

SHORTLISTED
SWAN NOIR

By Gareth Chaney

Dearbhla Mitchell with fellow ballet dancers during rehearsals of The Nutcracker at Monica Loughman Ballet Studios, Dublin

SHORTLISTED
RESTLESS SOULS

By Declan Monaghan

A scene from the Macnas Halloween Parade ‘Symphony For The Restless’ which took place in Galway City