The Irish edition of the Financial Times says that the big show is coming to Dublin in late March, with the main event of the day taking place at the iconic Irish Embassy Theatre.
The publication also says that a “major show” is planned for the National Gallery in Dublin.
It says: The biggest show in Irish history is on the horizon.
The Government is now considering a number of changes to the way the arts are financed, including a more transparent system for deciding where the money goes, more funding for emerging artists and a more inclusive culture for artists to work in.
The Irish Independent also reports that the first Irish artist to be featured on the cover of this year’s Art & Music magazine is the acclaimed British artist Paul Williams, who has been featured on The Irish Guardian.
In January, the Guardian said the artist, who is based in Bristol, had been nominated for a lifetime achievement award.