Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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Arts & Disability

Arts awards for thirteen talented artists with disabilities from Northern Ireland

Thursday 16th March 2017 at 10am 0 Comments Arts & Disability, Visual Arts, Music & Opera, Drama, Dance

Thirteen artists with disabilities from Northern Ireland have been announced as recipients of the Arts & Disability Forum’s (ADF) Individual Disabled Artist (iDA) Award, funding awards worth up to £5000 each, supported by National Lottery funding through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland.  

Pictured are 2017 iDA recipients, actress Luna Kalo, visual artist Shiro Masuyama, performance artist, Sinead O'Donnell and dancer, Nicola McLaughlin. Image: Pictured are 2017 iDA recipients, actress Luna Kalo, visual artist Shiro Masuyama, performance artist, Sinead O'Donnell and dancer, Nicola McLaughlin.
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Partnership key to helping the arts sector weather a difficult financial year

Thursday 9th February 2017 at 12pm 0 Comments Acquisitions, Architecture, Arts & Disability, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Building Peace through the Arts: Re-Imaging Communities, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, Intercultural Arts, International Arts, Language Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Public Art, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Voluntary Arts, Youth Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland released its annual review of 2015-16, highlighting the many inspirational programmes and events that took place amidst a very challenging financial year for the arts.

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Bob Collins – A Tribute

Friday 28th October 2016 at 3pm 0 Comments Arts & Disability, Community Arts, Dance, Drama, Language Arts, Literature, Visual Arts, Youth Arts

Chairman of Arts Council of Northern Ireland, December 2011 – October 2016.

The board and staff of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland pay tribute to outgoing Chairman, Bob Collins, who stood down from the Council in October after five years in post.

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