The New York Times, the best known publication in the world visited the small Irish city of Kilkenny recently.
How do I know? I photographed the goldsmith Rudolf Heltzel for the article on his work with the Crafts Council of Ireland and his exhibition which has just finished in the National Craft and Design Gallery.
Read more about the famous designer maker here on The New York Times website – images by Darren McLoughlin.
And read a little more about the characterful city of Kilkenny here – http://panoramicireland.com/blog-ireland-guide/kilkenny-the-most-welcoming-city-in-ireland-according-to-conde-nast