Your use of Create's website is subject to our terms and conditions of use. 

The We Claim Banner, Abbey Theatre, Eden Quay site. We Claim: Kathryn Maguire and Young Migrant Women. Image: Ros Kavanagh.
We Claim: Kathryn Maguire and Young Migrant Women. Image: Ros Kavanagh.

The Arts Council believes that cultural interaction enriches the arts in Ireland by offering opportunities for mutual sharing, questioning, learning, understanding and change. It recognises that Irish society is made up of different strands and identities, which are constantly shifting, and that the process of interaction involves change for all involved, not just for those from new or minority communities. The Arts Council understands the term ‘Cultural Diversity’, as it applies to the arts, to encompass inclusive arts programming and, most particularly, intercultural arts practice that involves artists and/or communities from a range of national, ethnic or cultural groups. The Arts Council aims through the Artist in the Community Scheme to encourage meaningful collaboration between artists and communities of culturally diverse backgrounds, as well as artists working within the context area of cultural diversity.

 

Sign-up to Create's eBulletin

@CreateIreland

CreateIreland
CreateIreland Part of #PracticeAndPower , @CallanWUnion are hosting a special Bring Your Own Chair experience on Saturday 23rd June - book your place: bit.ly/2LCdZch twitter.com/irishartnews/status/1008690204683751425
1 hour ago.
CreateIreland
CreateIreland Part of #PracticeAndPower : Screening + Meet the Makers: O.K. – The Musical, 22 June. The screening of O.K. – The Musical documentary will be followed by a discussion which will explore this multi layered participatory commission. bit.ly/2MgEdlc pic.twitter.com/BkyC4tMykb
6 hours ago.
CreateIreland
CreateIreland And a further recommendation to mark #RefugeeWeek - @Asylumarchive , recipient of the @artscouncil_ie #AICScheme Bursary award: Art and Activism, will be exhibiting his work @basicspacedub from 18 - 22 June, opening celebration 21st June. Powerful, confronting, haunting imagery. twitter.com/basicspacedub/status/1007930055106887681
7 hours ago.