Arts Council

Arts Council Seeking 7 New Members
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Arts Council Seeking 7 New Members
Deadline for applications is 6 October.
Sep 17, 2021
'Golden opportunity for a renaissance moment': National Campaign for the Arts Seeks €150m for Arts Council
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'Golden opportunity for a renaissance moment':...
Pre-Budget submission also calls for basic income pilot for...
Sep 14, 2021
Music and Traditional Arts Project Awards Now Open for Applications
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Music and Traditional Arts Project Awards Now Open for...
The deadline for the Arts Council Project Awards is 19...
Jul 23, 2021
What Music Events are Taking Place as Part of Brightening Air/Coiscéim Coiligh?
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What Music Events are Taking Place as Part of Brightening Air/...
Summer arts series features a light installation on the...
May 19, 2021
Deadlines for Festival and Touring Awards for 2022
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Deadlines for Festival and Touring Awards for 2022
The Arts Council's current touring scheme closes 6 May...
Apr 20, 2021
Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Organisations
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Arts Council Announces Increased Funding for Music, Opera and...
Strategic Funding scheme provides €1m extra for opera, €...
Mar 2, 2021
'I can't make a living in Ireland. There's no question about that.' New Report on Irish Traditional Arts Highlights the Need for More Support and Unified Voice
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'I can't make a living in Ireland. There's no...
179-page Trad Ireland report by Jack Talty illustrates the...
Jan 19, 2021
'The Grand Stretch' Open Call Goes Live on 11 January
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'The Grand Stretch' Open Call Goes Live on 11 January
€1m available from Arts Council for 20 arts projects to be...
Jan 5, 2021
€1.6m Awarded in Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Bursaries
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€1.6m Awarded in Music, Opera and Traditional Arts Bursaries
The next deadline for bursary applications is 28 January...
Dec 9, 2020
MISP Music Funding Controversy Discussed on RTÉ
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MISP Music Funding Controversy Discussed on RTÉ
Low percentage of successful applicants sparks public...
Dec 3, 2020
Local Authorities and Arts Council Launch €8k Bursary Scheme for 31 Mid-Career Artists
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Local Authorities and Arts Council Launch €8k Bursary Scheme for...
'Platform 31' scheme is open to artists who have...
Nov 11, 2020
Arts Council Announces €1.76m in Funding for Music, Opera and Traditional Arts
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Arts Council Announces €1.76m in Funding for Music, Opera and...
Journal of Music granted funding of €64k for 2021.
Oct 23, 2020
How the Arts Made Their Funding Breakthrough
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How the Arts Made Their Funding Breakthrough
The government’s funding announcement for the arts in...
Oct 22, 2020
Arts Council Funding Increased to €130m for 2021
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Arts Council Funding Increased to €130m for 2021
€50m in live entertainment supports also announced.
Oct 13, 2020
National Campaign for the Arts and EPIC Publish Submissions for Budget 2021
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National Campaign for the Arts and EPIC Publish Submissions for...
Increase of Arts Council funding to €135 million;...
Sep 16, 2020
Taskforce on Arts and Culture to Issue Action-plan by 31 October
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Taskforce on Arts and Culture to Issue Action-plan by 31 October
Former managing director of RTÉ Radio Clare Duignan to act...
Sep 11, 2020
Arts Council Announces Capacity Building Support Scheme
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Arts Council Announces Capacity Building Support Scheme
Deadline for applications is 19 November.
Aug 18, 2020
Additional Arts Council Funding Brings 2020 Total to €105m
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Additional Arts Council Funding Brings 2020 Total to €105m
Figure up from €75m in 2019.
Jul 28, 2020
Arts Council Announces Emergency Stabilisation Fund
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Arts Council Announces Emergency Stabilisation Fund
Organisations in receipt of Strategic Funding or Arts...
Jul 22, 2020
New Minister to Establish Task Force for Arts and Culture Sector
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New Minister to Establish Task Force for Arts and Culture Sector
Capital grant scheme for arts organisations also announced...
Jul 14, 2020