Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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2020 set to be a year of international opportunities for NI artists

Thursday 16th January 2020 at 9am 0 Comments International Arts, Literature, Craft, Visual Arts

Northern Ireland artists will be showcasing their talents in India this year as part of a number of international opportunities developed by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland to raise the profile of local artists abroad.

Pictured L-R Kathryn Graham, Sonya Whitefield, Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Eleanor Wheeler. Image: Pictured L-R Kathryn Graham, Sonya Whitefield, Arts Council of Northern Ireland and Eleanor Wheeler.
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Northern Ireland’s Creative Industries boosted with new £240,000 Seed Fund

Tuesday 3rd December 2019 at 11am 0 Comments Craft, Drama, Film & TV, Visual Arts

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland today (Tuesday 3rd December) announced  a new Creative Industries Seed Fund, worth £240,000, funded by the Department For Communities and Future Screens  NI, and supported by Digital Catapult.  The new fund aims to assist entrepreneurs, creative businesses and arts organisations to undertake projects that contribute to the growth of the creative industries and unlock future income generation.

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Craft NI hosts exhibition of works from the Arts Council’s Contemporary Art Collection

Thursday 21st November 2019 at 2pm 0 Comments Craft, Visual Arts

A special exhibition at Craft NI’s new Royal Avenue premises featuring selected works from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s contemporary art collection is now open.  The exhibition has come about as part of the Arts Council’s new Art Lending Scheme, a free scheme which is open to curators, galleries, and organisations interested in putting works from the Collection on public display.

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