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Procurement of Arts Advisers
Traditional Artist in Residence
Upcoming Information Clinic for the Young People, Children and Education Bursary Award
The Arts Council congratulates Grafton Architects
Tremble Tremble An exhibition by Jesse Jones
Dignity and Respect at Work
The Fictional Home: The Laureate for Irish Fiction at Galway International Arts Festival
Grants and Awards
New round of ilDÁNA announced
The Arts Council announces 2018 Visual Arts Bursary Award Round 2, 2018, including Strand 1 (Visual Artists) and Strand 2 (Curators).
Deadline: Bursary Awards 2018
Preliminary notice regarding new film initiative, Authored Works, and Reel Art 2018
News from the community
Carriage Return:New Work by Julie Merriman
The John Montague International Poetry Fellowship
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Procurement of Arts Advisers

The Arts Council is procuring the services of a number of Arts Advisers to meet the needs of the organisation both from a quality and service delivery perspective. The artforms to which this relates are: Literature (Irish language), Arts Participation and Visual Arts (Organisations).

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Traditional Artist in Residence

Closing Date for Applications: 17 August 2018 (6pm) School: School of Music and Theatre Contract Type: Fixed Term Part-Time.

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Upcoming Information Clinic for the Young People, Children and Education Bursary Award

The Arts Council, in association with Baboro International Arts Festival for Children will host an information session about the Young People, Children and Education (YPCE) Bursary Award on 19th June 2018 from 1.30 - 4pm in the Town Hall Theatre Studio, Courthouse Square, Galway. 

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The Arts Council congratulates Grafton Architects

The Arts Council of Ireland congratulates Grafton Architects on the opening of FREESPACE, the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale 2018, which previewed on Thursday 24 May 2018, in Venice Italy.

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Tremble Tremble An exhibition by Jesse Jones

The Arts Council was delighted to attend the opening of Tremble Tremble at Project Arts Centre in Dublin which opened on Thursday, 8 June 2018.

 

This is the national presentation of the Irish Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale, 2017, which is supported by the Arts Council.

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Dignity and Respect at Work

Resource documents to support individuals and arts organisations to develop and review Dignity and Respect at Work policy and procedures.  

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The Fictional Home: The Laureate for Irish Fiction at Galway International Arts Festival

The Arts Council is very pleased that the Laureate for Irish Fiction is joining forces with the Galway International Arts Festival this summer as part of the First Thought Talks programme.

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Grants and Awards
New round of ilDÁNA announced

We are delighted to announce that the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has joined TG4 and the Arts Council as a partner on the new round of ilDÁNA 2018.  

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The Arts Council announces 2018 Visual Arts Bursary Award Round 2, 2018, including Strand 1 (Visual Artists) and Strand 2 (Curators).

The application window for the 2018 Visual Arts Bursary Award, Round 2 will open on 12 June 2018. The deadline for the scheme is 5.30pm on Thursday, 12 July, 2018.

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Deadline: Bursary Awards 2018

The deadline for the next round of the Arts Council's Bursary Awards is Thursday, 12 July 2018 at 5.30pm.

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Preliminary notice regarding new film initiative, Authored Works, and Reel Art 2018

Authored Works

As part of its new film policy, the Arts Council is introducing a new film initiative, Authored Works, to support the making of artist-led authored films for cinema exhibition.

Reel Art

Also, as part of its new film policy, the Arts Council’s long-running arts documentary scheme, Reel Art, sees an increase in its budget.

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News from the community
Carriage Return:New Work by Julie Merriman

The exhibition opens on Friday 8 June and runs to Sunday 22 July 2018 in the Municipal Gallery, dlr Lexicon, Dun Laoghaire. 

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The John Montague International Poetry Fellowship

The Munster Literature Centre is pleased to  announce an initiative aimed at benefiting poets: The John Montague International Poetry Fellowship. The fellowship  is made possible through the very generous sponsorship of University College Cork. The fellowship acknowledges the special place of poetry in the cultural history and contemporary practice of Cork City. The Munster Literature Centre hosts the largest annual poetry festival in Ireland.

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