Research shows significant numbers of Irish People attending Arts Events nationwide

Nearly one third of respondents said there are still barriers to attending or taking part in arts activities Research conducted by Kantar Media on behalf of the Arts Council published today shows significant numbers of Irish people attending arts events nationwide. 60% of people surveyed had attended an arts event in the preceding 12 months. […]

Tipperary To Benefit From Additional €36,500 Arts Council Award

Tipperary County Council will benefit from a recent award by the Arts Council of €36,500 to develop a unique and ambitious dance and health programme along with Kildare and Kerry County Councils. The Arts Council confirmed the award as part of their ‘Invitation to Collaboration’ scheme aimed at Local Authorities, which aims to promote unique […]

Tipperary to benefit from Arts Council investment of €176k in 2017

The Arts Council, the government agency for leading the development of the arts in Ireland, today announced funding of €176,000 for the Tipperary arts in 2017. A total of three local centres and projects ere awarded funding.   Arts Council Director Orlaith McBride said: “In our investment approach, we have focused in particular on broadening the […]

Over €110k awarded to key festivals in Tipperary

The Arts Council has awarded a total of €113,417 to help bring a number of high-quality festivals to the people of Tipperary this year. The festivals include the Cashel Arts Festival, the Dromineer Literary Festival 2016 and the Tipperary Dance Platform, which take place later this year. The Clonmel Junction Festival, which also received funding, […]

Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Deadlines 2013

Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Deadlines for 2013 14 March and 24 June Twice yearly, the Arts Council offers grants to enable artists and communities of place/or interest to work together on contemporary collaborative arts projects. The scheme is open to artists from any of the following artform disciplines: architecture, circus, street art […]