Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

028 9262 3555 info@artscouncil-ni.org

Youth Arts

Magical arts centre dedicated to children and young people officially opens in Newry

Wednesday 10th October 2018 at 10am 0 Comments Craft, Dance, Drama, Literature, Youth Arts

The Imaginarium Arts Centre in Newry is the first dedicated arts venue for children and young people in Northern Ireland and has officially launched with an exciting new autumn-winter programme curated by Sticky Fingers Arts.

Pictured at the Imaginarium launch event is (L-R) Grainne Powell, Sticky Fingers, Noirin McKinney, Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Alfie Pentony age 6 and  Jim Russell, Sticky Fingers play worker. Image: Pictured at the Imaginarium launch event is (L-R) Grainne Powell, Sticky Fingers, Noirin McKinney, Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Alfie Pentony age 6 and Jim Russell, Sticky Fingers play worker.
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NI students celebrate pioneering arts programme and creativity in the classroom

Wednesday 26th September 2018 at 3pm 0 Comments Drama, Visual Arts, Youth Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Film & TV

Almost 200 pupils from secondary schools in Belfast and Derry came together today to celebrate a pioneering arts programme called the Creative Schools Partnership, a unique pilot project designed to drive educational outcomes for students by bringing more creativity into the classroom.

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Arts Council awards almost £1million of National Lottery funding to local projects

Thursday 5th July 2018 at 8am 0 Comments Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Literature, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Youth Arts

Thirty-nine (39) arts organisations across Northern Ireland are set to benefit from almost £1million of Arts Council of Northern Ireland National Lottery funding, to bring a series of high-quality arts projects to people across the region.

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