Waterford City & County Council's Arts resource site
The Arts Council announces an Open Call to the artists and arts organisations of Ireland to create collaborative ground breaking projects of ambition, impact and scale that encourage discourse, provocation or response to place and identity as part of contemporary Ireland.
Open Call is a programme for artists and arts organisations to develop and shift their practice and profile work on a national scale, creating high profile arts central to people’s lives.
The purpose of the award is to support projects which:
The Open Call application process will take place in three phases:
Open Call 2020 is for projects commencing in 2020 and completing in 2020 or 2021.
Phase 1 Applications open: 25th June 2019
Phase 1 Applications closing date: 25th July 2019
Phases 2 & 3 of Open Call will take place in the last quarter of 2019 and details will be published in due course.
The Arts Council will host an information clinic outlining the application process, guidelines and stages of the Open Call programme. A short presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.
Please Note: Places are free but a ticket is required for entry, pre-booking through the art centre websites linked below is essential to guarantee a place. Only one ticket per organisation. Booking available from Monday 24 June 2019.
Further information and how to apply may be found by please clicking here.