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The Arts In Irish Life
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Storyteller David O’Doherty visits Aughawillan National School, County Leitrim, as part of the Once Upon a Place tour
Traditional Artist in Residence UCC
Niall Vallely has been appointed as Traditional Artist in Residence in UCC 2014/2015
Developed by the Arts Council and supported by University College Dublin and New York University.
Map of the main Arts Council grants for 2015/16
NASA's view of Ireland at night
Pan Pan – All That Fall by Samuel Beckett. (Photo Ros Kavanagh.)
Deadline: 20 August 2015
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An open call to the Irish imagination
Find out how many people are within driving distance of your venue
using our audience mapping tool.
exciting project recognising the role and importance of literature for
The current Ireland Professor of Poetry is Paula
A collection of case studies, guidelines, reports and other
documents from and for the venues sector.
Providing support to selected organisations to plan and implement a fundraising programme.
of exhibitions celebrating 60 years of support for artists and the visual arts
by the Arts Council.
A celebratory tour of The Enclave by Richard Mosse
of stories about the arts using documents from the Arts Council archive.
A review of planning, programming and provision of performance arts venues in Ireland.
Supporting audience-focused thinking in the
A national programme of over 90 contemporary arts events and
Exhibition is on in The Butler Gallery, Kilkenny (until 11 Oct 2015)
Perform at the Hawk’s Well, Sligo (31 Jouly 2015)
Exhibition by Anne Harkin-Petersen is on at the Triskel Christchurch, Cork (until 29 Aug 2015)
Is on in the Iveagh Gardens, Dublin (6–16 Aug 2015)
The pre-Spraoi festival for children is on at the Garter Lane Arts Centre, Waterford (27 July – 02 Aug 2015)
Comedy show is on at Glór, Clare (17 Jan 2015)
Cross artform practices
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