The Arts Council has sent its congratulations to Toner Quinn, Editor of the Journal of Music on winning the Utne Independent Press Award for arts coverage.
Arts Audiences publishes the first in a series of reports on the outcomes of its New Media Mentoring Scheme.
Arts organisations will have to be more businesslike and innovative, and seek funding from a variety of sources, if they are to survive the recession, participants at an Arts Council conference heard today.
The Arts Council has sent its congratulations to the 7 artists who were today were elected as members of Aosdána, the affiliation of creative artists in Ireland. Frances Harvey, Vona Groarke, Conor McPherson, Gráinne Mulvey, Sheila O’Donnell, Kevin Volans and Yvonne Farrell were elected as members at the Aosdána General Assembly in the Armagh City Hotel.
Young people have vowed to transform derelict and unused buildings into vibrant cultural centres - if Nama and local authorities around the country give them the space and the opportunity.
The deadline for online project award applications is Thursday 1 April.
You must register with the online services website before you can make an online application. We advise you to register immediately for online services as, for security reasons, it may take up to five working days to complete the entire process.
We also advise you to submit your final application as early as possible to avoid the heavy traffic on the site in the final days before a deadline.
The Arts Council is holding a conference, for its funded organisations, on recessionary management and how effective philanthropy and corporate fundraising can help grow non-statutory income.
The Arts Council is pleased to announce a new scheme for supporting the touring and dissemination of work in all arts disciplines. The deadline for applications will be 5.30pm on Thursday 15 April 2010.
The Arts Council has sent its congratulations to Gabriel Byrne following the announcement that he is to be Ireland’s first Cultural Ambassador.
Yelemba dance troupe from the Ivory Coast - Clonmel Junction Festival.