Feature Article
Welcome to our June Newsletter
News this month
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
Upcoming Information Clinic for the Young People, Children and Education Bursary Award

The YPCE Bursary Award is open to individual professional artists and practitioners working with, and producing work for, children and young people across a wide range of artforms. The award provides artists with the time and resources to think, research, reflect on and develop their artistic practice. Applications for the 2018 YPCE Bursary Award open on 12th June and will close at 17:30 on Thursday 12th July 2018.


The purpose of this session is to share the objectives and priorities for this award and to offer practical guidance on the application process. There will also be an opportunity to hear from previous recipients about how they have used the award to develop their practice.



  •  Event begins at 1.30pm, with refreshments available
  •  Introduction and the objectives of the bursary award
  •  Experience of previous recipients
  •  Application process
  •  General Q&A Session
  •  Event closes 4pm


Directions to the Town Hall Theatre are available here.

Please register to attend the information session by email ypce@artscouncil.ie