2021 in Review

Artist in the Community Scheme  

2021 in Review

News 16 December 2021

In 2021, Create reaffirmed our commitment to connecting artists, communities, arts and civil society organisations in our belief that by working together, artists and communities can purposefully explore how collaborative arts engage in distinct, relevant and powerful ways with the urgent social, cultural and political issues of our times. January In January, we published a…

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Creative Places Tuam Cooperative Commission: Open Call

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam Cooperative Commission: Open Call

News, Opportunities Deadline expired

Creative Places Tuam, led by Create, is delighted to announce a brand-new commission opportunity for collaborative and socially engaged artists and/or arts collective, working at the intersection of art, theory/research and social action/ justice. We are seeking proposals for a 15 month cooperative commission commencing in September 2021 that engages with and responds to the…

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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 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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Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary Recipients

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary Recipients

News, Recipients 20 July 2020

Create is pleased to announce Jennifer Cunningham, Jacqueline Glynn, and Jojo Hynes and Midie Corcoran as the recipients of the Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary Awards: Community Solidarity through Collaborative Practices. The purpose of this bursary is to support and nurture professional socially engaged artists’ practice within the Tuam town and hinterland area that has…

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Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary

Creative Places: Tuam  

Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary

News, Opportunities

 Community Solidarity through Collaborative Practices Creative Places Tuam is seeking applications from artists connected to the Tuam area whose collaborative socially engaged practice has been disrupted due to the COVID 19 restrictions. Collaborative practice is relational. The work develops because of direct and often durational encounters between artists and communities of interest and place. We…

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