Create manages the Artist in the Community Scheme on behalf of The Arts Council. In the 2008 second round, Create received a high volume of applications across all artforms. The successful applicants were drawn from a broad cross section of counties including Tipperary, Dublin, South Dublin County, Cork, Clare, Louth, Limerick, and for the first time a research and development award from Offaly. The second round selection panel members were: Chrissie Poulter, School of Drama, Trinity College, Bisi Adigun, creative producer, Arambe Productions; Mark O’Brien, axis Ballymun, Sheila Deegan, Limerick County Council arts officer and Niamh O’Connor, visual artist.
2008 Phase 1 - Research + Development Awards (artist and community, artform)
Martina Hynan, Birth Choice Clare, visual arts; Louise Lowe, Dun Laoghaire Youth Theatre, theatre; Daragh Bradshaw, Adapt House Services, theatre; Rowena Keaveney, Clara Day Care Centre, visual arts; Gillian Kenny, St Josephs Foundation Art Group, visual arts; Sinead McCann, EVE Ltd, visual arts; Dylan Tighe, Irish Traveller women, theatre; Mairead Ni Chonduin, Clare Immigrant Support Centre, music; Sheelagh Broderick, Sherkin Island development, visual arts
2008 Phase 2 –Project Realisation Awards (community, artist, artform)
Glenasmole Community Centre & Cindy Cummings/Siobhan Daffy, dance/music; Carlingford Community Development, Dearbhla Reynolds, visual arts; Smashing Times Theatre , Catherine McFadden, theatre; EVE Ltd Tuiscint, Slavek Kwi, multi-media; NCBI Iona Centre, Siobhan Clancy, multi-media; East Clare Youthreach, Pete Brown, visual arts; Calypso Productions, Gary Duggan, literature; Nenagh Childcare Centre, Lynn Kirkham, visual arts. For further information on the Scheme and 2009 deadlines, contact Katherine Atkinson, 01-4736600, or email support(at)create-ireland.ie
Voluntary Arts Ireland Chief Officer Kevin Murphy introducing the Create and Voluntary Arts Ireland Arts and Civil Society Symposium, 20 and 21 October 2011, Christchurch, Triskel Arts Centre, Cork.
Defining Participation and Practice - Policy Perspectives. Martin Drury, Pat Cooke, Marian Fitzgibbon, Pauline Conroy. Chair: Fiona Kearney.
Defining Participation and Practice – Policy Perspectives panel. Seated left to right: Martin Drury, Pat Cooke, Fiona Kearney (Chair), Marian Fitzgibbon, Pauline Conroy.
Create Director Sarah Tuck introducing the keynote address by Dr Anthony Downey.
Engaging Communities – The Permeable Institution. One of three concurrent LAB Debates. Left to right: Lisa Moran, Topher Campbell, Declan McGonagle (Chair), Tom Creed, William Ring.
LAB Reports panel. Left to right: Liz Burns, Robin Simpson, Tony Fegan (Chair), Declan McGonagle.
Rethinking Cultural and Civic Space. Pictured (left to right): Mícheál Ó Domhnaill, Annette Moloney, Bernadette Quinn (Chair).
Rethinking Cultural and Civic Space. Pictured (left to right): Annette Moloney (presenting), Bernadette Quinn (Chair), Frank McDonald, Faisal Abdu’ Allah.
Arts, Civil Society and Crisis panel. Pictured (left to right): Augustine Zenakos, Carlota Álvarez Basso, Daniel Jewesbury (chair), Gabriel Gbadamosi, Silvana Carotenuto.
Arts, Civil Society and Crisis. Pictured: Daniel Jewesbury (chair), Nuno Sacramento. Arts and Civil Society Symposium, Cork, October 20-21, 2011. All photos: Susan Walsh.
Christian Buchner, Katia Rush-Hall (Symposium Coordinator), Aoife O'Leary, Pamela Murray. All photos: Susan Walsh.