25:25 conference

Arts and culture in local development

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A conference that marks 25 years of Arts Council and local authority partnership will take place in the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance at the University of Limerick on 25 and 26 November 2010.

Chaired by journalist and broadcaster Olivia O'Leary, senior contributors from Ireland, the UK and Australia will explore the role the role of the arts and culture in local development. A special live recording of RTE's Sunday Miscellany will be held at this landmark event.

5 x 5 artists' responses

As part of the conference, 5 pieces of work were commissioned around the theme of local arts.  The first of these, a commemorative/ celebratory DVD from Samhain Films will be screened at the conference.  The other 4 new works will be presented by the artists during the course of the conference


Register on the conference website.

Further information

Visit the conference website for the programme and contributor profiles.

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