Feature Article
Welcome to the November edition of our Newsletter
News this month
RAISE – the Arts Council’s flagship private investment capacity building programme.
Minister Madigan announces new scheme to enhance arts and culture centres nationwide
Change Makers Conference: The transformative power of festivals, 14th February 2020
Irish-Language Writer-in-Residence position at Dublin City University in 2020
Grants and Awards
Deadline: Bursary Awards, Thursday, 30 January, 2020
Countess Constance de Markievicz Award
Travel and Training Award 2020
Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts and Theatre
Festival Investment Scheme 2020 Round 2
New Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme Closing Dates announced
News from the community
Call for proposals: From Access to Inclusion 2020
Call for proposals: From Access to Inclusion 2020

Arts & Disability Ireland are calling for proposals for a unique European Summit titled From Access to Inclusion 2020 taking place from 11th - 14th May in Dublin, Ireland. The deadline for abstracts is midnight GMT/UTC, Tuesday 12thNovember 2019.

The Summit will feature three strands; capacity building workshops offered from 11th-12th May in cultural venues across Dublin city, a two day symposium in The Printworks Conference Centre, Dublin Castle from 13th-14th May and a series of evening cultural events.

ADI are accepting proposals for the following summit sessions:

Capacity building workshops: classroom, skills building or think tank formats which can be 2 hours, 4 hours, 8 hours, and may be repeated on multiple days.

From Access to Inclusion symposium: discussion panels, case studies, demonstrations and snapshots delivered over the two days.

ADI ask that proposals focus on themes such as; access services and programmes; aesthetically accessible performances, exhibits and/or visitor experiences; education, outreach and public engagement; organisational buy-in and planning; technology; and universal design.

Find out more HERE

Find a printable version of the brief and supporting information HERE

From Access to Inclusion 2020, an arts and culture summit is an international gathering of access professionals and advocates exploring how to provide seamless, person-centred experiences in arts and culture. The Summit offers an unprecedented opportunity to exchange ideas and discover new and innovative ways to include and welcome everyone.

Just want to attend the Summit? Register your Interest today by HERE

ADI are delighted to be partnering and collaborating with The Kennedy Center. This Summit is modelled on The Kennedy Center’s conference, Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD®), the largest annual convening of access professionals and advocates in North America.