Local arts and culture is playing a vital role in revitalising the city and helping make it one of Europe's emerging destinations.
As Belfast's art map continues to evolve, follow our guide and uncover the best our creative talent has to offer. From street sculptures to glossy galleries – everywhere you turn there's a work of art primed to catch your eye.
And what could be better than taking home a piece of local art as a unique souvenir? Sure beats a shillelagh. Check out our Souvenirs section in Shopping to uncover some great Irish arts and crafts. And see also Museums & Galleries for yet more canvas cuties.