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A new artistic vision for a new Northern Ireland

Monday 29th January 2007 at 1pm 0 Comments

The Arts Council today (Monday 29th January) launched a new plan for the arts in Northern Ireland, establishing the course that the arts will take over the next five years. The plan, entitled ‘Creative Connections’, is driven by a bold vision to work to place arts and culture at the heart of Northern Ireland’s social, economic and creative life.

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Arts Council Chairman Rosemary Kelly launches the councils five year plan with an appeal to increase arts funding from �6.13 per head to �10 per head

East meets West Contemporary Craft at Ormeau Baths Gallery

Friday 12th January 2007 at 5pm 0 Comments Visual Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland today (12 th January) launched two major exhibitions of contemporary craft from Korea and Northern Ireland, at the Ormeau Baths Gallery in Belfast.

Tradition Transformed is a large scale touring exhibition of contemporary Korean ceramics by 29 internationally celebrated craft makers. This compelling exhibition brings together ceramics from the early 1990s to the present, with many pieces created especially for the show. The 87 works illustrate how these modern artists have pushed the boundaries of a craft tradition stretching back 5,000 years

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Exhibition Curator Professor Chung-Hyun Cho introduces Arts Council Chief Executive, Roisín McDonough, to a taste of the Orient at the opening of ‘Tradition Transformed’, an exhibition of modern Korean ceramics at the Ormeau Baths Gallery in Belfast.

Fellowship for future theatre leader in Northern Ireland

Monday 8th January 2007 at 4pm 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland has announced today that it will be funding a Fellowship on the Clore Leadership Programme for an outstanding individual who wishes to develop and base their career as a cultural leader in theatre in Northern Ireland.

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Arts Council funds trip to New Zealand for Portstewart Poet

Friday 5th January 2007 at 3pm 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland recently helped performance poet Carol Kelly from Portstewart to travel to New Zealand and take part in a mental health conference, ‘Valuing Madness’, at Hawice’s Bay by providing her with funding. Carol was the international guest speaker and artist in residence.

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Technical Assistance for Re-imaging Programme

Wednesday 3rd January 2007 at 2pm 0 Comments



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