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13 Minority Ethnic Artists Awarded Funding to Support their Careers

Friday 7th October 2022 at 10am 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland today announced National Lottery awards for 13 artists through it Minority Ethnic Artists and Residency Scheme worth £50,000.

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Internationally acclaimed Poet Lemn Sissay OBE lights up the Spread the Word Literary Festival

Thursday 6th October 2022 at 10am 0 Comments

The Waterside Theatre’s inaugural literary festival, ‘Spread the Word’ is now on at various venues across the Northwest until Saturday 8th October 2022, supported by National Lottery funding through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, and Derry City & Strabane District Council.

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New Survey reveals Arts Organisations in NI Remain Under Significant Post-Covid Pressures

Tuesday 4th October 2022 at 12pm 0 Comments

Findings from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s Annual Funding Survey*, published on Friday 30th September, show how the Covid-19 pandemic continued to have a significant and long lasting impact on arts organisations in 2021/22; from planning and programming through to staffing and finances.

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