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Map of the main Arts Council grants for 2017
NASA's view of Ireland at night
Arts Council Collection
Dublin Castle, 12 January 2017
Image courtesty of the Umbrella Project by Rhona Byrne, commissioned by Fire Station Artists’ Studios and supported by Dublin City Council
PJ Lynch, Laureate na nÓg. (Photo: Arts Council)
Pan Pan – All That Fall by Samuel Beckett. (Photo Ros Kavanagh.)
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ART: 2016 - the Arts Council's programme as part of Ireland 2016
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 Eiléan Ní Chuilleanáin.
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
Glór, Clare (23 Feb)
Draiocht Blanchardstown, Dublin (23 Feb)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (23 Feb)
The Dock, Leitrim (23 Feb)
St. Thomas' Parish Church, Antrim (23 Feb)
Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon (23 Feb)
Town Hall Theatre, Galway (22 Feb–23 Feb)
Ballina Arts Centre, Mayo (23 Feb)
Ballina Arts Centre, Mayo (24 Feb)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (24 Feb)
Mart Gallery, Dublin (12 Jan–24 Feb)
The Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin (24 Feb)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (23 Feb–24 Feb)
Glór, Clare (24 Feb)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (24 Feb)
Town Hall Theatre, Galway (24 Feb)
Draíocht, Dublin (24 Feb)
The Civic Theatre, Dublin (24 Feb)
Regional Cultural Centre, Donegal (24 Feb)
International Bar Theatre, Dublin (22 Feb–24 Feb)
Seanscoil Sailearna, Galway (24 Feb)
Ballina Arts Centre, Mayo (25 Feb)
Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford (17 Feb–25 Feb)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (24 Feb–25 Feb)
Glór, Clare (3 Feb–25 Feb)
Glór, Clare (25 Feb)
The Dock, Leitrim (25 Feb)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (25 Feb)
Balor Arts Centre, Donegal (22 Feb–25 Feb)
Courthouse Arts Centre, Wicklow (25 Feb)
West Cork Arts Centre, Cork (14 Jan–25 Feb)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (25 Feb)
Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon (25 Feb)
Gate Theatre, Dublin (26 Jan–25 Feb)
The Everyman, Cork (24 Feb–25 Feb)
Town Hall Theatre, Galway (25 Feb)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (25 Feb)
The New Theatre, Dublin (13 Feb–25 Feb)
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