Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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The Arts Council announces Annual Funding worth £13.1 million for 100 key arts organisations

Tuesday 10th April 2018 at 2pm 0 Comments Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Literature, Music & Opera, Youth Arts, Visual Arts, Film & TV, Voluntary Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland (ACNI) today (April 10th 2018) announced annual funding of £13,109, 922 million for 100 key arts organisations from its exchequer and National Lottery resources. Government funds of £8,574,126 maintain the core costs of 100 arts organisations while £4,535,796 of National Lottery funding supports their programming costs. The Arts Council’s Annual Funding Programme (AFP) is the most significant allocation of public funding for the arts in Northern Ireland each year.

Carnival of Colours two day spectacular funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland featured the very best local and international circus performers. Image: Carnival of Colours two day spectacular funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland featured the very best local and international circus performers.
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Derry Girls star calls on real life Derry girls (& boys!) to enter major awards

Monday 19th March 2018 at 12pm 0 Comments Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Film & TV, Music & Opera, Literature, Voluntary Arts, Youth Arts, Visual Arts, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy

Straight-talking Derry Girls star Jamie-Lee O’Donnell is calling on local organisations who have received National Lottery funding to enter this year’s National Lottery Awards.

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International Women’s Day 2018

Thursday 8th March 2018 at 3pm 0 Comments Dance, Drama, Music & Opera, Visual Arts, Literature

In celebration of International Women’s Day the Arts Council has picked out just a few of the many talented women we have supported and worked with in the past year…

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