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2020 Visual Artists Workspace scheme recipients
Arts Council Collection
Irish-Language Writer-in-Residence 2020 in DCU
Aosdána General Assembly
Bring Your Own Lanyard on 14th February: Change Makers conference
ilDÁNA 2020 / 2021
Culture Night Conversations
Artist in Residence in Technology and Innovation
Public consultation for a new National Policy on Architecture
Launch of RAISE Phase 2 - call for expressions of interest
Grants and Awards
Deadline: Bursary Awards, Thursday, 30 January, 2020
Creative Schools/Scoileanna Ildánacha – Invite applications from schools across Ireland
Young Ensembles Scheme 2020
News from the community
Deadline: Arts and Disability Connect scheme
Creative Europe Desk
Creative Europe in 2020
Cultural Cooperation Projects in the Western Balkans 2019
Equality, Human Rights, and Diversity
Equality, Human Rights and Diversity
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2020 Visual Artists Workspace scheme recipients

The Arts Council is delighted to announce the recipients of the 2020 Visual Artists Workspace scheme.

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Arts Council Collection

The Arts Council is delighted to announce that it has added 19 new works to its Collection which will be seen by audiences across the country. The artists whose work has now been added to the Collection are Sven Anderson, Eamon Doyle, Rachel Fallon, Ruth Le Gear, Marielle MacLeman, Vukašin Nedeljković, Séamus Nolan, Miriam O’Connor, Doireann O’Malley and Vagabond Reviews.

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Irish-Language Writer-in-Residence 2020 in DCU

The Arts Council is delighted to announce the appointment of writer, Ciara Ní É, as Irish-Language Writer-in-Residence for the academic year 2020. The position is funded jointly by The Arts Council and DCU.

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Aosdána General Assembly

Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland, will hold its 41st General Assembly on Thursday 7 May 2020 in the O’Reilly Hall, University College Dublin, Belfield Campus in partnership with UCD College of Arts and Humanities and the School of English, Drama and Film.

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Bring Your Own Lanyard on 14th February: Change Makers conference

A partnership between The Arts Council/An Chomhlairle Ealaíon & MA Festive Arts (University of Limerick).

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ilDÁNA 2020 / 2021

TG4 and the Arts Council are delighted to announce a new season of ilDÁNA 2020 / 2021.

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Culture Night Conversations

 The Arts Council is holding a series of conversations on Culture Night in the New Year, which will take place in Dublin, Cork and Galway.

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Artist in Residence in Technology and Innovation

DCU in partnership with the Arts Council is offering an exciting and unique residency opportunity to a professional visual artist.

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Public consultation for a new National Policy on Architecture

 The Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has launched a public consultation phase for a new National Policy on Architecture.

 

 

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Launch of RAISE Phase 2 - call for expressions of interest

Having successfully delivered the first phase of the new RAISE capacity building programme, we are delighted to confirm that the RAISE Phase 2 Expression of Interest process is open now.

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Grants and Awards
Deadline: Bursary Awards, Thursday, 30 January, 2020

The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council's Bursary Awards is Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 5.30pm

The window for making an application opens on Tuesday, 17 December 2019.

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Creative Schools/Scoileanna Ildánacha – Invite applications from schools across Ireland

Creative Schools/Scoileanna Ildánacha – Invite applications from schools across Ireland.

Scoileanna Ildánacha/Creative Schools are delighted to announce that applications for schools will open 18 February with a deadline of 17:30, Thursday 19 March 2020.  

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Young Ensembles Scheme 2020

The deadline for the Young Ensembles Scheme is Thursday 13 February 2020 at 5:30pm. The primary purpose of the Young Ensembles Scheme is to support groups of young people between the ages of ten and twenty-four to create or critically engage with ambitious and original work together in any artform. The scheme has two strands.

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News from the community
Deadline: Arts and Disability Connect scheme

The Arts Council and Arts & Disability Ireland announce the 2020 Arts and Disability Connect funding scheme for artists with disabilities.

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Creative Europe Desk
Creative Europe in 2020

2020 is going to be a very busy year for the Creative Europe Desk – Culture Office

with events planned with a focus on Architecture, the Visual Arts, Theatre, Gender and Diversity, Heritage and policy areas.

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Cultural Cooperation Projects in the Western Balkans 2019

Strengthening cultural cooperation with and competiveness of cultural and creative industries in the Western Balkans” 

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Equality, Human Rights, and Diversity
Equality, Human Rights and Diversity

The Arts Council's Equality, Human Rights and Diversity (EHRD) Policy was launched in March 2019, at the 'Places Matter' conference in NUIG.   This is a priority policy for the Arts Council, ensuring the arts sector is an inclusive space for everyone.  

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