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YOUR SAY/YOUR WAY, Creative Ireland and Draíocht, Young people's arts and creativity consultation day, Draíocht, Blanchardstown.
Map of the main Arts Council grants for 2018
NASA's view of Ireland at night
Arts Council Collection
Pan Pan – All That Fall by Samuel Beckett. (Photo Ros Kavanagh.)
Deadline: 26 April 2018
Deadline: 03 May 2018
Deadline: 10 May 2018
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exciting project recognising the role and importance of literature for
ART: 2016 - the Arts Council's programme as part of Ireland 2016
Supporting professional artists from across Ireland at an early stage of their career.
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.
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
CIT Cork School of Music, Cork (26 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (26 Apr)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (26 Apr)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (27 Apr)
Draíocht, Dublin (27 Apr)
Georgian Large Room, City Hall, Waterford, Waterford (27 Apr)
The Model Sligo, Sligo (9 Feb–27 Apr)
Roscommon Arts Centre, Roscommon (27 Apr)
Glór, Clare (27 Apr)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (27 Apr–28 Apr)
Triskel Christchurch, Cork (23 Apr–28 Apr)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (28 Apr)
The Model Sligo, Sligo (28 Apr)
Triskel Christchurch, Cork (27 Feb–28 Apr)
Crawford Art Gallery, Cork (16 Apr–28 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (29 Mar–28 Apr)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (29 Apr)
The Civic Theatre, Dublin (29 Apr)
The Model Sligo, Sligo (7 Feb–29 Apr)
The Everyman, Cork (24 Apr–29 Apr)
Siamsa Tire Theatre and Arts Centre, Kerry (29 Apr)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (10 Mar–30 Apr)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Wicklow (30 Apr)
Station House Theatre, Galway (30 Apr)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (29 Apr–30 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (30 Apr)
Linenhall Arts Centre, Mayo (1 May)
Dance Limerick, Limerick (13 Mar–1 May)
Mermaid Arts Centre, Bray, Wicklow (1 May)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (6 Feb–1 May)
Pavilion Theatre, Dublin (1 May)
Hawk's Well, Sligo (2 May)
Dunamaise Arts Centre, Laois (2 May)
Backstage Theatre, Longford (2 May)
Dance Limerick, Limerick (15 Mar–3 May)
The Model Sligo, Sligo (31 Mar–3 May)
The Model Sligo, Sligo (3 May)
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