Feature Article
Welcome to the October edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Artist in the Community Scheme - Second Round 2017: Successful Applicants
Dairena Ní Chinnéide announced as DCU Irish-Language Writer-in-Residence 2017-18
Colin Dunne appointed Traditional Artist in Residence 2017-18 at University College Cork
Arts Council announces appointment of new Strategic Development Director
Arts Council to commission review of venues network
Grants and Awards
Arts Council Artists in Community scheme - Bursary Award 2017: Collaborative Art and Activism
Touring and Dissemination of Work July and December 2018 / Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Advance Planning 2019
News from the community
Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council Public Art Programme: call for proposals for Traditional Music Public Art Commission
Artist in the Community Scheme - Second Round 2017: Successful Applicants

Create has announced the successful applicants to the Second Round of the Artist in the Community Scheme in 2017. The Artist in the Community Scheme is managed by Create, the national development agency for collaborative arts, on behalf of the Arts Council.


Seven applicants were successful under the Research and Development phase, four with mentors, and eight applicants were successful for Project Realisation, one for short term securing funding of up to €10,000 for long term projects.

Research and Development Award
Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location


Eszter Nemethi
; North Main St Traders Association; Community of Interest; Visual arts; Cork
Brian Fleming; St.Michael’s Estate Regeneration Team; Community Development; Music / Visual Arts; Dublin
Brigid Teehan; South Tipperary General Hospital; Arts in Health; Visual Arts; Tipperary



Research and Development Award with Mentoring

Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

Ruairí Donovan; Comharchumann Chléire; Community of Place; Dance; Cork (Ríonach Ní Néill)

Jessica Kelly; Mohill Heritage Railway Restoration Society; Community of Interest; Visual Arts; Leitrim (Michelle Horrigan)

Kate Harris; Ballyfermot / Chapelizod Access Group; Arts and Disability; Theatre; Dublin (Medb Lambert)

Celina Muldoon; Connect Mental Health; Arts in Health; Performance; Donegal (Amanda Coogan)

Project Realisation Award
Community; Artist; Project title; Context; Artform; Location


Short Term
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Robert Emmet Community Development Project; Deirdre Harte; After The Future; Community Development; Visual arts; Dublin


Long Term


Camphill Community Dingle; Zoë Uí Fhaoláin Green; My Life as a Dance; Arts and Disability; Dance; Kerry
National Family Support Network; Grace Dyas Theatre Club; Aftermath; Arts and Health; Theatre; Dublin
RADE (Recovery through Art,Drama + Education); Rodney Lee; Home; Arts and Health; Film; Dublin
Inland Waterways Association of Ireland (Lough Derg); George Higgs; MAMM; Community of Interest; Music; Tipperary
Identity: LGBT Support Group; Maeve Stone and Oonagh Murphy; Home; Community Development; Theatre; Dublin
Bere Island Projects Group; Ian Wilson; Singing the Parkrun; Community of Interest; Music; Cork
Rialto Youth Project; Fona Whelan; The Bubble (tbc); Community Development; Theatre; Dublin



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