2020 AIC Scheme Bursaries – Cultural Diversity and Human Rights

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2020 AIC Scheme Bursaries – Cultural Diversity and Human Rights

News, Opportunities Apply before: 17 August 2020

2020 marks ten years since the Artist in the Community (AIC) Scheme Bursary award was inaugurated. We are pleased to announce that this year, we will award two AIC Scheme bursary awards. The first will focus on the theme of Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity, and specifically aims to support an artist from a minority…

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Create and Sirius Arts Centre Artist Residency Award Open Call

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Create and Sirius Arts Centre Artist Residency Award Open Call

News, Opportunities Apply before: 20 July 2020

Create and Sirius Arts Centre invite expressions of interest from collaborative artists with a minority ethnic background, and more broadly from a migrant background, for a residency award at Sirius Arts Centre in Cobh, Co. Cork. The residency takes place across both Sirius Arts Centre and The Guesthouse Project in Cork city and provides opportunities…

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Create Reading Group on Socially Engaged Collaborative Art

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Create Reading Group on Socially Engaged Collaborative Art

News 26 May 2020

Create is happy to invite artists and other interested socially engaged practitioners based in Ireland to become members of our virtual Reading Group. The Reading Group is coordinated by Create’s Cultural Diversity Researcher Evgeny Shtorn, and will have its first meeting on the 9th of June, from 1 to 2pm. The group will meet twice…

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Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award 2020

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Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award 2020

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Update 30th March 2020: Due to COVID-19, it is not possible to co-host the Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award in June as planned and therefore we are necessarily exploring alternative dates. We will post an update when normal working frameworks have been re-established. Create and Fire Station Artists’ Studios Artist Residency Award Open…

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Irish Aphasia Theatre

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Irish Aphasia Theatre

News 17 January 2020

Funded by the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Irish Aphasia Theatre (IAT) is a socially engaged theatre and arts and health company working in professional theatre, community and health settings. IAT uses theatre to artistically engage, train, facilitate and produce the work of participants who have cognitive, communication and physical disabilities. In particular,…

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2019 – a Busy Year for Create

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2019 – a Busy Year for Create

News 12 December 2019

As the year comes to a close, it’s important to look back on some highlights from 2019. None of our work would be possible without the support of our funders, the Arts Council, Dublin City Council, and the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. We also wish to extend our heartfelt thanks to all…

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Arts Council AIC Scheme Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts in Theatre – recipient

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Arts Council AIC Scheme Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts in Theatre – recipient

News, Recipients 9 December 2019

Create is delighted to announce that Aisling Byrne has been awarded the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts and Theatre. Byrne is a theatre artist with a practice in socially engaged & inclusive theatre making. Throughout the past decade she has predominantly collaborated with artists and arts participants with…

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AIC Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts and Theatre

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AIC Bursary Award 2019: Collaborative Arts and Theatre

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Create, in partnership with Dublin Fringe Festival, are delighted to announce that the 2019 AIC Scheme Bursary Award takes the focus of Collaborative Arts and Theatre. Closing date for applications: 11th November 2019, 5pm. The objective of the Artist in the Community (AIC) Scheme Bursary Award, offered once a year, is to support individual professional…

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AIC Scheme Second Round 2019: Successful Applicants

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AIC Scheme Second Round 2019: Successful Applicants

News, Recipients 17 September 2019

Congratulations to all the successful applicants to the AIC Scheme (Second Round 2019), who come from a range of art forms and contexts. Research and Development Award Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location Alex Pentek; Cork Traveller Women’s Network; Art and Cultural Diversity; Visual Arts; Cork John Whelan; North Wexford Traditional Singing Circle; Arts and Community…

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Made Ground

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AIC Scheme Case Study: Made Ground

News 21 August 2019

Funded by the Arts Council Artist in the Community Scheme Made Ground is a collaboration between artists Eva Richardson McCrea, Frank Sweeney and the Dublin Dockworkers Preservation Society (DDWPS). Taking the DDWPS online archive of over 3,500 photographs as its starting point, the work draws on a range of source material including interviews, institutional and…

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