Aosdána elects a new member
Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland, elects a new member. The newly elected member is choreographer John Scott. There had been a tie between three candidates for the last available place at the first ballot count on 13 October. The second ballot count on 3 Nov completes the election of new members for 2020.
Dublin born choreographer John Scott founded Irish Modern Dance Theatre in 1991 as a platform for his own work and to create international choreographic exchanges with major international choreographers. Over 28 years Scott has created works on commission at home and abroad. Further details: http://aosdana.artscouncil.ie/general/aosdana-announces-new-member/