Create News 32 – The Artist Archive, A reflection by Creative Places Tuam Bursary awardees

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Create News 32 – The Artist Archive, A reflection by Creative Places Tuam Bursary awardees

News · Create News Periodical 23 February 2024

Jojo Hynes and Midie Corcoran, Tuam-based artists, were awarded a Creative Places Tuam Bursary in July 2020. The purpose of the bursary was to support and nurture socially engaged artists’ practice, specifically aimed at artists with a track record of working collaboratively with communities of place or interest. Jojo and Midie have used the time…

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Opportunity: Communications and Social Media support, Creative Places Tuam

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Opportunity: Communications and Social Media support, Creative Places Tuam

News · Opportunities Deadline expired

Edit: This role has been filled Create seeks freelance Communications and Social Media Support, to develop Creative Places Tuam’s website and social media channels, disseminating the programme across a diverse target group and realising significant audience development In order to ensure optimal visibility for the programme of activities and projects delivered, the role will involve content…

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Create, Galway Arts Centre and Creative Places Tuam Artist Residency Award Recipient: Pavithra Kannan

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Create, Galway Arts Centre and Creative Places Tuam Artist Residency Award Recipient: Pavithra Kannan

News · Recipients 27 July 2022

Create, Galway Arts Centre and Creative Places Tuam are delighted to announce Pavithra Kannan as the recipient of this residency award. The residency will take place in September across both Galway Arts Centre and Creative Places Tuam, providing opportunities for research, exchange, networking, and learning, with additional curatorial advice from Galway Arts Centre. Pavithra intends…

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2021 in Review

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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

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Creative Places Tuam Cooperative Commission: Open Call

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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

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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

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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 Community Seeding Fund

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Creative Places Tuam Community Seeding Fund

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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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Creative Places Tuam Artist Bursary Recipients

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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

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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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