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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
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (24 Apr–25 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (25 Apr)
Station House Theatre, Galway (25 Apr)
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre, Offaly (25 Apr)
Glór, Clare (24 Apr–25 Apr)
Glór, Clare (25 Apr)
Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford (25 Apr)
An Grianán Theatre, Donegal (26 Apr)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (26 Apr)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (26 Apr)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (27 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (27 Apr)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (27 Apr)
Glór, Clare (27 Apr)
Poetry Ireland/Éigse Eireann, Dublin (27 Apr)
Solstice Arts Centre, Meath (27 Apr)
Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick, Limerick (27 Apr)
The Civic Theatre, Dublin (18 Apr–27 Apr)
The Glens Centre, Leitrim (27 Apr)
An Grianán Theatre, Donegal (27 Apr)
The Dock, Leitrim (27 Apr)
Town Hall Theatre Galway, Galway (28 Apr)
Glór, Clare (28 Apr)
The Well , Wicklow (28 Apr)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (28 Apr)
Bray Town Hall, Wicklow (28 Apr)
Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick (28 Apr)
Belltable, Limerick (27 Apr–28 Apr)
Triskel Christchurch, Cork (28 Apr)
Draiocht Blanchardstown, Dublin (27 Apr–28 Apr)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (28 Apr)
Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon (28 Apr)
Courthouse Arts Centre, Wicklow (29 Apr)
Glór, Clare (29 Apr)
City Hall, Cork (29 Apr)
Town Hall Theatre, Galway (29 Apr)
Project Arts Centre, Dublin (22 Apr–29 Apr)
Balor Arts Centre, Donegal (29 Apr)
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