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The Arts Council has expressed its deep regret at the passing of Aosdána member Louis le Brocquy who died today.
Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland elected 3 new members at its General Assembly at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham today, bringing its total membership to 247. Those elected were Frances Hegarty, Patrick McCabe, and Tommy Peoples.
The Arts Council has expressed its regret at the passing of Mike Diskin, Director of the Town Hall Theatre in Galway.
The Arts Council has expressed its deep regret at the passing of playwright and Aosdána member John Arden.
The Arts Council today published a further ten stories on its archive website - an initiative launched last autumn to mark the 60th anniversary of the Arts Council.
The Arts Council will hold a number of information clinics in Dublin, Cork and Galway to offer advice and information on the application process for Project awards.
Culture Ireland, in partnership with the Arts Council, is pleased to announce the appointment of the team who will represent Ireland at the Architecture Biennale in Venice.
The Arts Council has welcomed the announcement today of the transfer from Allied Irish Banks to the State of thirty-nine pieces of its significant art collection.
Desert Rose, (oil on board) - Colin Middleton, 1975, Arts Council Virtual Gallery.