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The Arts Council has expressed its regret at the passing of writer Maeve Binchy.
The Chairman of the Arts Council, Ms Pat Moylan, has said too narrow a view is being taken of infrastructure investment and that the arts should be considered in any future funds given its potential to create jobs.
The Arts Council congratulates all architects from Ireland who will be exhibiting their work in Venice this year as part of the 13th Venice Architecture Biennale.
Full details on how to apply for RAISE are available in the financial support section.
The Arts Council is calling for expressions of interest for a high-level pilot designed to help organisations raise more money from philanthropic sources.
Invitation to tender for Commissioner for Ireland at 54th Venice Art Biennale 2013
President Michael D. Higgins announced author and illustrator Niamh Sharkey as Laureate na nÓg, Ireland’s laureate for children’s literature, presenting her with the Laureate na nÓg medal at a special event at the Arts Council.
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.
Desert Rose, (oil on board) - Colin Middleton, 1975, Arts Council Virtual Gallery.