Arts Council of Northern Ireland

The Funding and Development Agency
for The Arts in Northern Ireland

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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.

Arts Ekta's Nine Nights outdoor spectacular at Belfast City Hall was just one of the showcase projects funded through the Creative and Cultural Belfast fund. Photograph credit Carrie Davenport Photography Image: Arts Ekta's Nine Nights outdoor spectacular at Belfast City Hall was just one of the showcase projects funded through the Creative and Cultural Belfast fund. Photograph credit Carrie Davenport Photography
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News review of 2016 September and October

Friday 30th December 2016 at 12pm 0 Comments Visual Arts, Public Art, Music & Opera, Literature, Drama, Dance, Community Arts, Comedy

Culture Night, the Ulster Orchestra’s 50th Anniversary, a new homeplace for Seamus Heaney portrait and the official launch of the Arts Council’s Challenge Fund for local government were just some of the stories making the news in September and October.

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Arts Council asks Local Government to take up the Challenge Fund

Wednesday 21st September 2016 at 11am 0 Comments Architecture, Arts & Disability, Arts & Health, Arts and Older People, Circus & Carnival Arts, Comedy, Community Arts, Craft, Dance, Drama, Intercultural Arts, International Arts, Language Arts, Literature, Music & Opera, Public Art, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts, Voluntary Arts, Youth Arts

The Arts Council has announced a Local Government Challenge Fund for 2016-2017 worth up to £1.5 million and aimed at increasing access to the arts for people across Northern Ireland. 

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