Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Traditional Arts

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.

Sonya Whitefield, Arts Council, with acclaimed author David Park and textile sculptor Lauren Scott who both travelled to India in 2017 as part of the International Residency Scheme. Image: Sonya Whitefield, Arts Council, with acclaimed author David Park and textile sculptor Lauren Scott who both travelled to India in 2017 as part of the International Residency Scheme.
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29 and counting! Dazzling programme of events unveiled for August Féile

Thursday 8th June 2017 at 9am 0 Comments Community Arts, Music & Opera, Traditional Arts, Comedy

The 29th August Féile was launched this week at a packed event at Conway Mill. Guests got a first look at this year's festival line up, which runs from 3-13 August, is packed with live music, comedy, debate, discussion, talks, tours, community and family events.

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Chieftains fiddler, Tara Breen, set for Belfast’s inaugural Summer School of Traditional Music

Friday 19th May 2017 at 11am 0 Comments Music & Opera, Traditional Arts

Chieftains fiddler, Tara Breen, is set to tutor and perform at the inaugural Belfast Summer School of Traditional Music, 31 July - 4 August 2017, alongside of wealth of famous names from the world of traditional music.  

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