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ARTS OPPORTUNITY – GOMA’S EMERGING CURATOR AWARD

Deadline Monday 15th March 2021 GOMA Gallery of Modern Art Waterford is inviting applications for its 2021 Emerging Curator Award. The Award is designed to provide a platform for Emerging … Continue reading

February 22, 2021 · Leave a comment

ARTS OPPORTUNITY – CALLING ALL CREATIVES

March 1st 2021: Deadline for submissions Waterford City and County Council (WCCC) is currently seeking expressions of interest from the creative community in the South East for two projects. Project 1 – … Continue reading

February 22, 2021 · Leave a comment

BREAKING GROUND: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ARTISTS/ CREATIVES

Online @ Garter Lane, Thursday 25th February at 6.30pm Attention Artists and Creative: Here at Garter Lane Arts Centre, we are committed to supporting artists and creatives on their journey … Continue reading

February 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

LAST CHANCE – CREATIVE SHOOTS: BURSARY FOR WATERFORD VISUAL ARTISTS, WRITERS, MUSICIANS AND PERFORMERS

Closing date for applications is 5pm on 12th February 2021. CREATIVE SHOOTS: Exciting new bursary for visual artists, writers, musicians or performers from or living in Waterford, who are creating … Continue reading

February 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

ARTLINKS BURSARIES 2021 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Waterford City & County Council in partnership with the ArtLinks partners in Carlow, Kilkenny and Wexford is pleased to announce that they are currently accepting applications for the Professional and … Continue reading

February 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

CARLOW COUNTY COUNCIL PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS – OPPORTUNITY FOR ARTISTS

Carlow County Council Public Art Commissions – Opportunity for Artists Carlow County Council – Public Art Working Group wish to commission an artist(s) under the FÁILTE IRELAND DEVELOPED & EMERGING … Continue reading

February 3, 2021 · Leave a comment

THE GRAND STRETCH: A NATIONWIDE SEASON OF ARTS EVENTS

Brought to you by the Arts Council, funded by the Government of Ireland and produced by Schweppe Curtis Nunn. http://www.thegrandstretch.com The Grand Stretch / Coiscéim Coiligh is a unique artistic … Continue reading

January 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

JOLT DANCE WEEK & SYMPOSIUM 2021 : A VIRTUAL DANCE WEEK

January 2021 sees a dynamic start to the Garter Lane Arts Centre event calendar with the announcement of a virtual 2nd Jolt Dance Week & Symposium from 25th – 29th … Continue reading

January 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD HEALING ARTS TRUST INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 2021

Deadline for submission of applications: Thursday, 11th February 2021 Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) has issued an open call to artists of all arts disciplines to apply to be Artist … Continue reading

January 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

OPPORTUNITY – FILM DEVELOPMENT MANAGER – SLIGO/ LEITRIM/ ROSCOMMON

Closing Date 26th January Creative Heartlands is a new project developed by Leitrim, Sligo and Roscommon Arts Offices and Local Enterprise Offices in partnership with a number of cultural organisations … Continue reading

January 16, 2021 · Leave a comment

BOOK RELEASE – NEVER OUTGROW: SMALL BOREENS BY MARTINE O’DONOVAN

This is a collection of poetry and short stories exploring love and loss. The nourishment of grandparents. The healing power of nature in all of her guises and the resilience … Continue reading

December 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

UNA SEALY, RHA AWARDED PORTRAIT COMMISSION FOR WATERFORD

Waterford City & County Council and the Office of Public Works (OPW) recently held a portrait commission under the Per Cent for Art Scheme. In Phase 1 of this project, … Continue reading

December 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

BVOF – INVITATION TO A PRIVATE VIEW OF JOHN F. LARCHET REMEMBERED

John F. Larchet ’Remembered – Our cinematic spotlight on one of Ireland’s lesser known musical talents. Filmed at the iconic venue, Dromore Yard. Featuring performances by Dr. Gavan Ring (tenor), … Continue reading

December 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

THE IRISH DRESSER AND FOLKLORE CALENDAR – NEW PROJECT BY MICHAEL FORTUNE

Artist/folklorist Michael Fortune from folklore.ie has just produced this gorgeous calendar for 2021. Fifteen colourful images of kitchen dressers accompanied by stories relating to the dresser’s owner, origin and contents … Continue reading

December 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

CPD SEMINAR ON FUNDING APPLICATIONS FOR MUSICIANS

As part of the continuing professional development sessions for musicians, Improvised Music Company are delighted to be hosting a session covering all aspects of applying for arts funding, with Kim Macari of … Continue reading

December 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

EMERGE – AN EXCITING NEW SHORT FILM BY WATERFORD YOUTH ARTS

Will be screened on Sunday the 6th of December 2020 at 6:00pm over on the WYA YouTube channel With adaptability, tenacity and perseverance as well as a lot of imagination, … Continue reading

December 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – TRANSCENDING ANNIHALATION

Opening Thursday the 10th December 2020 (booking for opening reception essential) Runs Thursday 10th December 2020 – Saturday 16th January 2021 Transcending Annihilation An exhibition by a selection of graduates … Continue reading

December 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

SPRAOI LUNCH FEST FOR DUNGARVAN

Award winning Waterford Spraoi will perform Lunch Fest in Dungarvan on Saturday next, December (5th). Coinciding with retail business re-openings ten Spraoi street performers plan to add a little magic, … Continue reading

December 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING FOR BEGINNERS ONLINE PROGRAM

Online event. Enrolment Window Opens Sunday 15th November – Monday 30th November 2020 Learn brushstrokes and techniques for painting grasses, flowers, trees, mountains and landscapes in this online blended learning … Continue reading

November 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

DIGITAL CONCERT PLANNER: 9TH – 15TH NOMBER 2020

This week’s digital and live concerts from Monday to Sunday. To have your digital concert included next week (16–22 November), please add it to our listings. Events listings are added by … Continue reading

November 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD COUNCIL ARTS VENUE GRANTS

Waterford City & County Council is proud of the quality of the venues and cultural offerings it has helped develop. Funded venues tend to be places that have continuous staffing … Continue reading

November 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

CUNNINGHAM PRODUCTIONS: BROADWAY BITES BACK(2ND DATE ADDED)

Garter Lane, Non 20th – 21st, 8:00 pm, Fee 16€. Jack Cunningham Productions arises! Presenting their first ever winter concert, Jack Cunningham Productions have decided to bring an extra bit … Continue reading

November 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

DEADLINE THIS COMING MONDAY! PLATFORM 31 – €8k ARTS GRANT FOR MID CAREER ARTISTS

PLATFORM 31, a State-wide artist development scheme to allow artists develop their practice, and test new ideas, has been launched by The Association of Local Authority Arts Offices, in collaboration … Continue reading

November 5, 2020 · Leave a comment

14TH WATERFORD FILM FESTIVAL

  Runs Friday 20th – Monday 23rd November 2020 Due to Covid restrictions and the sad and unfortunate news that host venue Central Arts had to close their doors permanently, … Continue reading

November 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

THE SNOW QUEEN – A NEW AUDIO DRAMA FOR CHILDREN

From your own home online and in the post, Monday 23rd November – Friday 18th December 2020, Mondays and Fridays, 8mins duration Enjoyed from the comfort of your own home, … Continue reading

November 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD POETRY PRIZE WINNER TO BE ANNOUNCED ONLINE TODAY AT 15.15

Waterford Writers Weekend is online this year owing to the current restrictions. Thanks to everyone who entered the Waterford Poetry Prize 2020 and we are delighted to have had Colm … Continue reading

October 23, 2020 · Leave a comment

JAPANESE BLACK INK PAINTING BEGINNERS ONLINE PROGRAM

Learn brushstrokes and techniques for painting grasses, flowers, distant trees and mountains, landscapes and more in this online blended learning program membership for beginners. This blended learning program membership involves … Continue reading

October 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

IMAGINE ART FESTIVAL 2020

Online from 16-25 October 2020 Welcome to the 19th Imagine Arts Festival, and to our new online programme, in which we hope there is something for everyone to enjoy. 2020 … Continue reading

October 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

ART OF THE PEOPLE AT CENTRAL LIBRARY

Waterford Central Library, Monday 5th October – 29th 2020 Art of the People celebrates Waterford art making and art makers. Presented in the windows of Waterford City & County Council’s … Continue reading

October 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

ALLA PRIMA PORTRAIT WORKSHOP – TONY ROBINSON, ARTFORM

Artform, Wednesday 14th – Friday 16th October 2020 at 10:00am The alla prima oil portrait is painted directly from the live model, wet in wet. In the manner of Frans … Continue reading

October 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

RIBBON OF LIGHT – AN EXHIBITION BY CORINA DUYN AND ANNA MOORE

Blackwater Valley Arts Centre, Sunday 4th October until Sunday 29th November 2020 Opening times: Wednesday to Saturday 10:00am – 6:00pm | Sunday 11:00am – 5:00pm ‘Ribbon of Light’ is an … Continue reading

October 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

ONLINE WORKSHOP – OUR PRACTICE. THEIR PLACE

Link Below – Friday October 9th 2020 at 11:00am – 12:00pm OUR PRACTICE. THEIR PLACE is a CPD session for collaborative artists. How is accessibility, ownership and collaboration in socially … Continue reading

October 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

WELL FESTIVAL 2020 AT GARTER LANE ARTS CENTRE

  WHY ARTS? WITH DR GABRIEL SCALLY – Monday 5th October 2020 – 7:00pm – 8:00pm Online Event The importance of the arts in these challenging times of Covid–19. Join … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

BOOK RELEASE – ‘THE DOG SIT AFFAIR’ BY SEAN KELLY

Seán Kelly is well known for his comedy writings and antics on stage. The Ferrybank native, a founding member of the Tramore Writers Group who has also written and prepared … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK AT THEATRE ROYAL

‘CROWMAN’ on Thursday 1st October 2020 at 8:00pm Jon plays Dan, a man in his 50s who is living alone. After a dear friend passing, he is forced to look … Continue reading

September 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

FILM – WHITE RIOT

Garter Lane Arts Centre, Tuesday 29th September 2020 at 7.30pm Garter Lane Arts Centre in partnership with Waterford Film For All are proud to present ‘White Riot’, a thrilling documentary about … Continue reading

September 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXHIBITION – RECONNECTIONS

GOMA, Wednesday 30th September – Tuesday 13th October at 12.30pm – 5.30pm (excl. Sunday) An exhibition by participants of the Waterford Healing Arts Trust Open Studio Workshop and the Activation … Continue reading

September 25, 2020 · Leave a comment