Feature Article
Welcome to the August edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Danny O’Mahony appointed Traditional Artist in Residence 2019-20 at University College Cork
Writer Dermot Bolger receives Anthony Cronin Award.
Alan Gilsenan appointed as Film Artist in Residence at UCC
Tender published to manage and deliver Creative Places Tuam
Grants and Awards
Arts Centre Funding 2020
News from the community
Scéim Tacaíochta sna hEalaíona Dúchasacha don Óige 2019 (Traditional Arts for Youth Support Scheme 2019)
Creative Europe Desk
Congratulations to the 11 Irish organisations awarded Co-operation Funding!
Artist Mobility Scheme | 3rd Call Opens 14 August
Apply for Europa Nostra Awards 2020
National Heritage Week Ireland 17 - 25 August
Tender published to manage and deliver Creative Places Tuam

Following the announcement to develop the pilot Creative Places project in Tuam, the Arts Council is now seeking project management services to manage and deliver the three year pilot programme. The press release on the project can be read here.


The tender for Creative Places Tuam is now live on eTenders and requests applicants, which may be an organisation or a partnership approach, with a strong track record in community arts development and social engaged arts practice alongside a proven track record in managing large amounts of public funding in an arts development context.  


The services required will include the following; a) provide a Project Lead to work with the people of Tuam to realise a new programme of activity, b) manage a budget to oversee the project, including fees, programme and ancillary costs, c) design and deliver an evaluation methodology c) design and deliver a training programme. The full description of the services required is available on the documentation available through eTenders.


The closing date for submission through eTenders is 19 September 2019.