Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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International Arts

£1.5 million Arts Council National Lottery funding awarded to local projects

Wednesday 19th July 2017 at 2pm 0 Comments Arts & Disability, Community Arts, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, International Arts, Literature

50 arts organisations across Northern Ireland are set to benefit from over £1.5 million of Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding, to bring a series of high quality arts projects to people across the region

Booktrust Northern Ireland has been awarded £22,180 to bring a series of high-profile authors to meet school pupils. Pictured is illustrator PJ Lynch on a visit earlier this year to Lagan College. Image: Booktrust Northern Ireland has been awarded £22,180 to bring a series of high-profile authors to meet school pupils. Pictured is illustrator PJ Lynch on a visit earlier this year to Lagan College.
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Funding opportunities for individual artists

Tuesday 4th July 2017 at 11am 0 Comments International Arts, Language Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Public Art, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Voluntary Arts, Youth Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Intercultural Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s Support for the Individual Artist Programme (SIAP) is now open for funding applications.  The annual programme offers a range of funding awards for individual artists working across all art form areas, including visual art, dance, drama and music.

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Exciting young folk band, Connla, on the TradFest line-up in Brussels

Tuesday 13th June 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Music & Opera, International Arts

“Hottest new group out of Northern Ireland” (Chicago Irish American News)

Hailing from the cities of Armagh and Derry-Londonderry, traditional folk band, Connla will take to the stage at Tradfest in Brussels on Wednesday 14th June, supported by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, as part of their international programme for artists.

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