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ONE MILLION STARS TO END VIOLENCE

Inspired by Dr Martin Luther King Jnr’s words of ‘being light and love in our communities’, Art Therapist Siobhan McQuillan is inviting people from all over Ireland to weave stars … Continue reading

June 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

CAPPOQUIN MARKET HOUSE CRAFTWORKS OPENS

10.00am to 5.00pm Tuesday to Sunday. Having successfully been involved in a temporary studios and shop, “The Lismore Craft Collective” in 2014, Len Canton (leatherwork), Joan Casey (mosaic & felt) … Continue reading

June 10, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD POET WINS 2020 FISH PUBLISHING POETRY PRIZE

Waterford Poet Peggy McCarthy has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Fish Publishing Poetry Prize 2020 for her piece – ‘Father’. Billy Collins who judged the the contest … Continue reading

June 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

‘CREATIVE WATERFORD’ GRANT RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

Sixteen grants have been allocated to a range of community groups, organisations and individuals from the Creative Waterford programme funding scheme. Katherine Collins, Creative Waterford Coordinator said of the 73 … Continue reading

June 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

ARTISTS – COMMUNICATION WEBINAR WITH EMMA DWYER ON THURSDAY 11th

Jun 11th | 3:00 pm | Free event but booking in advance advised The internet is making it easier for artists to network and reach new audiences both on and … Continue reading

May 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

BEALTAINE FESTIVE LINKS

Though Bealtaine was cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – Age & Opportunity (the people behind the festival) have come up with a brilliant list of links and online … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

FREE ON-LINE CIRCUS WORKSHOPS

In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic and its requirement that young people stay at home with their families Core Creations has moved its youth workshops online. Even better they are … Continue reading

April 28, 2020 · Leave a comment

GARTER LANE CALL-OUT FOR ARTISTS FOR ONLINE INCUBATOR FOR THEATRE & YOUNG AUDIENCES

Theatre work opportunity

April 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST SOUGHT FROM YOUTH WORKERS FOR TEMPORARY DEPLOYMENT TO RESIDENTIAL CENTRES FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE

The Department of Children and Youth Affairs (DCYA) are seeking expressions of interest from Youth Workers for temporary deployment to residential centres for children and young people. These essential services are … Continue reading

April 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

GARTER LANE’S ARTS RESOURCES INITIATIVE

Garter Lane Arts Centre has created a Resources Page on its website. While it is in its infancy stages at the moment, Garter Lane urges all to take a look … Continue reading

April 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

MUSIC GENERATION WATERFORD NEWS

Music Generation Waterford has been extra busy over the last couple of weeks successfully migrating their tuition and workshops to an on-line basis. Through the use of their Facebook presence … Continue reading

April 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD ARTS GROUPS 2019 EXHIBITION

Garter Lane, 2nd – 23rd November | Opening at 1.30 p.m. | Free Event Waterford Art Groups Annual Exhibition for 2019 consists of several types of media and styles depicting … Continue reading

November 5, 2019 · Leave a comment

BEYOND THE GALLERY – THE DWELLING – LAST DAYS

GOMA Waterford, Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th December 2019 at 12:30pm to 5:30pm GOMA invites you to Beyond the Gallery; The Dwelling, A community collaboration with a selection of GOMA’s … Continue reading

October 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

THE BANKSY PROJECT TRAMORE

Tramore Town, Various locations (see link below for details), Saturday October 26th – Monday 28th 2019 at 10:00am – 5:00pm The Banksy Project Tramore is a Graffiti Art Competition set … Continue reading

October 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

X-POLLINATOR – A CROSS-DISCIPLINARY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE FOR FEMALE TALENT

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: MONDAY 7TH OCTOBER, 5:00PM Date: Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 Duration: Two weekends (2nd – 3rd November and 7th – 8th December 2019) Venue: Dublin Cost: €0 Apply … Continue reading

September 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

ARTS PRACTICE GRANT APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Arts Practice Grant applications are now closed. 07/10/2019   Waterford City & County Council are inviting applications for Arts projects for 2020 . This year the Arts Practice Grants application … Continue reading

September 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

SUMMER ART CAMP

UHW, Monday 29th July – Friday 2nd August 2019, from 10am to 1pm daily     Just a handful of places left! Artist Ciara Harrison returns to lead our Summer Art … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

FEATURE: HOW TO PRICE YOUR ARTWORK

The art making process is a fruitful and therapeutic one in itself. But when it comes to making a living, art is one of the toughest professions to get into. … Continue reading

July 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

PER CENT FOR ART COMMISSION-O’MOORE PARK ROUNDABOUT- CO. LAOIS

Laois County Council is commissioning a permanent public art / sculpture under the Per Cent for Art scheme for the Roundabout entering Portlaoise at O’Moore Park on the Abbeyleix Road … Continue reading

June 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

PER CENT FOR ART SCHEME- COMMISSION (CULTURAL QUARTER) – CO. LAOIS

Laois County Council is commissioning a permanent public art / sculpture under the Per Cent for Art scheme for the new Cultural Quarter in the centre of Portlaoise, Co. Laois. … Continue reading

June 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

ARTS PRACTICE GRANT TUTORIAL

1) READ THIS FULLY 2) SIGN-UP TO WWW.LICENCES.IE AND THEN LOG-IN. GO TO WATERFORD COUNCIL AND OPEN THE ARTS PRACTICE GRANT APPLICATION 3) IF YOU ARE AN INDIVIDUAL ARTIST (E.G. … Continue reading

June 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

WATERFORD WALLS – GUIDED ART TRAILS

Waterford City Waterford Walls are now offering Guided Art Trails  that take you on a two-hour walking tour of Ireland’s oldest (and most colourful!) street art city, showcasing some of … Continue reading

May 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN GALLERY – DEMENTIA FRIENDLY ART PROJECT

Waterford Healing Arts Trust, UHW. Thursday 21st March @ 2.30 p.m. Would you like to join us to look at and talk about paintings from the hospital art collection? You … Continue reading

March 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

PARADE VOLUNTEERS – #SOS SAVE OUR SEAS FROM PLASTIC PLEASE!

Car Park On Priests Road/ Cannons Field Tramore, Sunday, March 17th at 12:00pm – 2:30pm Wear Yellow this St. Patrick’s Day in Tramore! No that’s not a misprint! The theme … Continue reading

March 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPEN CALL – PARTICIPATORY ARTS OPPORTUNITIES IN GALWAY

  Deadline for applications: Tuesday 19th March 2019 Open Call | Participatory arts opportunities in Saolta University Health Care Group Galway University Hospitals Arts Trust (GUHAT) invites professional practicing artists … Continue reading

March 1, 2019 · Leave a comment

PROJECT SNIPPETS

O’Connell Street, January Saturday 12th to Sunday 27th This project invites community engagement and collaboration to create multidisciplinary artworks that the entire community can be part of and enjoy. ‘Snippets’ … Continue reading

January 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

FESTIVAL GRANTS SCHEME 2019

Waterford City & County Council will provide funding for festival and event organisers to aid with the development and promotion of events in Waterford City & County during 2019.

September 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

MAIGHREAD AND TRÍONA NÍ DHOMHNAILL AT COASTGUARD CULTURAL CENTRE

Coastguard Cultural Centre, Friday 29th June @ 8pm Their live performances are unforgettable heart-rending events.  The sound of their solo and combined voices is indescribable but lingers in the memory … Continue reading

June 12, 2018 · Leave a comment