The Arts Council, the Irish Government agency for developing the arts, is delighted to announce today, its decisions under its new programme for Regularly Funded Organisations (RFO) for 2008.
The Arts Council wishes to invite tenders for the roles of: Public Art Adviser and Education (Schools)Adviser.
The Arts Council announced today that Ms Sharon Murphy, Arts Officer for Dun Laoghaire County Council, is the recipient of the 2007-2008 Fellowship for Ireland - known as the Jerome Hynes Fellowship - under the UK-based Clore Leadership programme.
The Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaion and the Arts Council of Northern Ireland are delighted to announce that the recipients of the Curated Visual Arts Award are, Brendan Earley, Bea McMahon, Conor McFeely and Factotum.
The Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaion extends its congratulations this afternoon to set designer Bob Crowley who won two Tony awards – theatre’s highest accolade – for The Coast of Utopia and the musical Mary Poppins at the 61st Annual Tony Awards in New York on Sunday night.
Aosdána member Roger Doyle has won the prestigious Magisterium Award at the Bourges international electro-acoustic music competition in France - the largest prize in the world for electronic music.
The Arts Council is to ask the incoming Government to provide €100 million funding for the arts in 2008 as part of their new Programme for Government.
The Arts Council has current vacancies for a head of literature and a head of traditional arts.
The Arts Council is advertising for three artform advisers: Circus, Street Art and Spectacle; Theatre; and Music.
The Arts Council published the first three in a series of pamphlets by a range of commentators and invited people around the country to join in a debate on the value of the arts
Yelemba dance troupe from the Ivory Coast - Clonmel Junction Festival.