Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

028 9262 3555 info@artscouncil-ni.org

Community Arts

A spectacular celebration of creativity across Northern Ireland this April

Tuesday 14th March 2017 at 4pm 0 Comments Community Arts, Craft, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Voluntary Arts

The Get Creative Weekend takes place all over the UK from 7th – 9th April 2017. In Northern Ireland, we have two huge Createathon events in the Ulster Museum Belfast and the Verbal Arts Centre in Derry City on Saturday 8th April. 

Get Creative Weekend events will be taking place across Northern Ireland this April. Image: Get Creative Weekend events will be taking place across Northern Ireland this April.
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Over 2,000 older people to benefit from £160,000 Arts Council funding

Monday 6th March 2017 at 10am 0 Comments Arts and Older People, Community Arts, Arts & Health

Twenty community-based arts projects for older people are celebrating after the Arts Council of Northern Ireland awarded grants worth over £160,000 to organisations across the region. 

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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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