AIC Scheme 2020 Round Two: Successful Recipients

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AIC Scheme 2020 Round Two: Successful Recipients

News, Recipients 19 November 2020

Congratulations to all successful applicants to the AIC Scheme (Round Two) in 2020, who come from a range of art forms and contexts. Read more about each recipient, and their planned course of work, below.   Research and Development Award Alisha Doody will work with the Stairlings Collective on the research and development of an…

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Create Networking Day 2020 goes Online

Networking Day  

Create Networking Day 2020 goes Online

News 12 November 2020

We are pleased to announce details of Networking Day 2020, which seeks to take stock of collaborative and socially engaged arts practice in a year unlike any other. The Networking Day brings together artists and community and cultural practitioners to share practice and to exchange in the context of the unique challenges this year has presented…

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Creative Places Tuam website launched

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam website launched

News 6 November 2020

Creative Places Tuam today launched a website which will bring together information, news, events and opportunities from the three year cultural programme. The site aims to amplify collaborative arts practice in the town and its hinterlands, connecting artists, business people, young people, and the wider community.  Creative Places Tuam is for everyone – whether you…

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Creative Places Tuam Seeding Fund: Recipients

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam Seeding Fund: Recipients

News, Recipients 23 October 2020

We are delighted to announce the recipients of the Creative Places Tuam Seeding Fund. This fund was established in order to respond to the challenge posed by Covid 19 to artists and communities alike. The Seeding Fund enables individuals and groups to fund research or projects that will happen in and benefit the people of…

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Beyond the Now: opening new creative, cultural and political affinities for a post-pandemic world

Beyond the Now  

Beyond the Now: opening new creative, cultural and political affinities for a post-pandemic world

News 15 October 2020

Create is delighted to introduce  ‘Beyond the Now’ a syndicated social practice platform, founded by partners based and working in locations across the globe. Beyond the Now aims to open new creative, cultural and political affinities for a post-pandemic world. Beside Create, partners include Counterpoints Arts, Open University,  Plymouth College of Art, Ettijahat, Coculture, and Mozilla Festival….

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AIC Scheme Bursary Award Recipient (Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity): Amir Abu Alrob

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AIC Scheme Bursary Award Recipient (Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity): Amir Abu Alrob

News, Recipients 30 September 2020

Create and the Irish Refugee Council are pleased to announce Amir Abu Alrob as the recipient of the Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2020: Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity. Amir is an actor and theatre-maker originally from Palestine, who has recently received Refugee status in Ireland. Amir has over six years’ experience as…

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Open Call: Submissions to New Publication on Socially Engaged Arts Practice

 

Open Call: Submissions to New Publication on Socially Engaged Arts Practice

News, Opportunities Deadline expired

Contested Narratives, Places and Futures: Socially Engaged Art Practice in Ireland Editors: Helen Carey, Fire Station Artists’ Studios| Alan Grossman and Anthony Haughey, Centre for Socially Engaged Practice-Based Research, Technological University Dublin| Ailbhe Murphy, Create Preface: Gregory Sholette, Social Practice CUNY (City University New York), USA Publisher: Cork University Press Publication Date: 2022 Submission Deadline:…

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Creative Places Tuam launches the first “Thinking on Tuam Residency” with Oein de Bharduin on Culture Night 2020

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam launches the first “Thinking on Tuam Residency” with Oein de Bharduin on Culture Night 2020

News 9 September 2020

Creative Places Tuam is pleased to announce the first Thinking on Tuam residency, awarded to author and educator Oein de Bhardúin. This residency provides space to hear from voices and people in Tuam and beyond – activists, artists, academics, thinkers, historians, craftspeople, social campaigners, and more. Each residency will inform the larger Creative Places Tuam…

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AIC Scheme Bursary: Collaborative Arts and Human Rights

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AIC Scheme Bursary: Collaborative Arts and Human Rights

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Create is delighted to announce the second Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2020: Collaborative Arts and Human Rights, in partnership with the Irish Council for Civil Liberties. This bursary aims to support individual professional artists working in collaborative socially engaged arts practice. The purpose of the award is to support and nurture professional arts…

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Create and Sirius Arts Centre Artist Residency Award recipient: Rita Marcalo

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Create and Sirius Arts Centre Artist Residency Award recipient: Rita Marcalo

News, Recipients 12 August 2020

We are pleased to announce Rita Marcalo as the recipient of the Create and Sirius Arts Centre Artist Residency Award.  Marcalo is a socially-engaged practitioner whose work resists the idea of art as an object produced by a special kind of person called the ‘artist’. Instead, her work is co-created in dialogue with (and performed…

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Creative Places Tuam Community Seeding Fund

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam Community Seeding Fund

News, Opportunities Deadline expired

Funding for individuals, arts groups and community groups   About this fund This is a challenging time for artists and communities alike. We recognise the challenge posed to both individuals and groups active in community engagement at a time of physical distancing and the urgent demands on community development and civil society organisations to focus…

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AIC Scheme Round Two Reinstated

Artist in the Community Scheme  

AIC Scheme Round Two Reinstated

News, Opportunities Deadline expired

Funding for Artist in the Community Scheme reinstated The Arts Council and Create are delighted to announce a second round to the Artist in the Community Scheme 2020. With additional funding from Government, we will now proceed with a second round of the Artist in the Community Scheme 2020. This scheme offers funding to enable…

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