Opportunity: Support Roles for Creative Places Tuam

Creative Places: Tuam  

Opportunity: Support Roles for Creative Places Tuam

News, Opportunities Apply before: 27 May 2021

Creative Places Tuam seeks to grow Creative Team Creative Places Tuam is an Arts Council initiative, led and managed by Create. The three year programme aims to develop a grassroots approach to creativity and arts engagement, building capacity for a rich, engaged artistic and cultural practice in the town and its hinterlands. Creative Places Tuam…

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Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Remote Residency Award

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Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Remote Residency Award

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Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios invite expressions of interest from collaborative socially engaged artists who have first-hand experience of displacement and/or are shaped by histories of intergenerational migration, for a remote residency to be held in June and July 2021.  For this residency, candidates may or may not self-identify as refugee, migrant or otherwise through lived experience…

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Create News 30 – Art, Language and Migration

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Create News 30 – Art, Language and Migration

News, Create News Periodical 14 April 2021

Francesca La Morgia, originally from Italy, has been involved in a range of community projects primarily with migrant families in Ireland and in the UK for a number of years. In 2017, she created Mother Tongues, a non-profit organisation that aims to support migrant families in raising children with two or more languages. Francesca is…

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Create selected for RAISE Programme 2021- 22

 

Create selected for RAISE Programme 2021- 22

News 4 March 2021

Create is thrilled to have been chosen to be part of the RAISE Programme for 2021 – 22. An Arts Council initiative delivered by O’Kennedy Consulting since 2018, RAISE focuses on building capacity to generate significant private and philanthropic investment for the arts and cultural sectors. We are very much looking forward to learning more about…

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Otolith

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Otolith

News 15 January 2021

Ruairí Ó’Donnabháin, Comharchumann Chléire and the community of Cape Clear Island Funded by the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Otolith is the second in a series of works instigated by artist Ruairí Ó’Donnabháin under the title ‘Archipelagic Thinking’. The performance event and resulting sculpture is a collaboration between Ó’Donnabháin, composer Seán Ó’Dálaigh, goldsmith…

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We Only Want The Earth: Residency 1 2021

We Only Want The Earth  

We Only Want The Earth: Residency 1 2021

News, Opportunities Deadline expired

A4 Sounds in partnership with Create and Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) invite applications from trans, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming artists for a four-month residency award as part of the We Only Want the Earth 2021 programme. The residency will run from Feburary to May 2021. The residency opportunity aims to support an artist based in…

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2020: A Year Like No Other

 

2020: A Year Like No Other

News 15 December 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, we take this moment to reflect on a year unlike any other. To all our colleagues – artists, community activists, key stakeholders and project partners – we say a sincere thank you for your work with us this year. Despite such challenging times, which saw many projects interrupted, plans…

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AIC Scheme Bursary Award Recipient (Collaborative Arts and Human Rights): Tobi Balogun

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AIC Scheme Bursary Award Recipient (Collaborative Arts and Human Rights): Tobi Balogun

News, Recipients 14 December 2020

Create and the Irish Council for Civil Liberties are pleased to announce Tobi Balogun as the recipient of the Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2020: Collaborative Arts and Human Rights. Tobi is an artist based in Dublin and Carlow, working across Dance, Theatre, Fashion and Design. As a professional member of Dance Ireland and founding…

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Create News 29 – Land Walks: A Conversation on Identity, Belonging and the Irish Landscape

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Create News 29 – Land Walks: A Conversation on Identity, Belonging and the Irish Landscape

News, Create News Periodical 8 December 2020

Land Walks is a collaborative sound and visual art project by artist William Bock and residents of West Cork, that maps experiences of belonging and uprooting in the West Cork landscape through walking, storytelling and collaborative field recording. Over six months, William Bock walked with nine asylum seekers living in Clonakilty Lodge Direct Provision Centre…

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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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