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Dance Artist Residency Scheme 2013


Panel: Nicholas Bryson, Anica Louw, Joan Davis


The Arts Council received 10 applications for the Dance Artist Residency Scheme, and has offered a total of 8 awards.

Recipient Description Artform/practice Location Amount Awarded

Chiodi, Maria Jazmin

To sustain long-term contemporary dance culture in South Tipperary through an existing global integrated residency programme. To develop Tipperary Excel Centre as a dance resource for community and dance professionals. To support artistic development of resident artists Iseli-Chiodi dance company.

Dance

Limerick County Council

€20,000

Clarke, Ella

To create a 46-week residency in Solstice Arts Centre, Navan, with support from Meath County Council. To act as dance advisor, resident choreographer and dance outreach programmer. To programme interactions and symposia within a group of resident artists at Solstice.

Dance

Meath County Council

€20,000

Martin, Emma

To extend the dance residency into 2014 connecting with dancers in residence in Southern Ireland and dance resource organisations. To continue with the creative practice and develop work. To continue to make dance more visible and accessible in the Carlow community, through workshop and performance opportunities.

Dance

Carlow County Council

€20,000

Murphy, Laura

To develop Cork's professional dance community by advancing opportunities for ongoing training, research and development and showcasing work. To train and extend Assembling Moments (teenage community group) to work with professional and community dancers. To host two site-specific performance events.

Dance

Cork County Council

€20,000

Ní Néill, Ríonach

To create six short dance films directed by Ríonach Ní Néill, relating to Galway landscape, including professional and participatory dancers. To curate and produce a 2-day multi-disciplinary artist/academic symposium on dance and the body at NUI Galway. To encourage professional and public dance access through guest workshops and public engagements.

Dance

Galway County Council

€20,000

Seward, Libby

To fully explore the interface between arts disciplines and the role of dance in cross-art processes. To deliver a programme of events that encompasses the community, nurtures partnerships and builds informed audiences for dance. To contribute to a network for dance artists practising in Ireland.

Dance

Waterford County Council

€16,342

Toner, Aoife

To implement a programme of community and contemporary dance where it is not readily available. To build longer term sustainability of dance activities. For communities to experience the holistic benefits of dance.

Dance

Donegal County Council

€20,000

Young, Catherine

To support artist Catherine Young to research and develop new choreographic work. To continue to develop dance infrastructure and audiences for dance in Kerry. To create opportunities for increased participation in dance in Kerry.

Dance

Kerry County Council

€20,000