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January 7, 2019

Open Call | Kilkenny County Council Arts Office Arts Grants 2019

Closing date: Monday 21 January, 4pm.

Kilkenny County Council Arts Office is delighted to announce their call out for applications for their Arts Act Grant 2019 and the Tyrone Guthrie Bursary Award 2019

Arts Act Grants 2019

The 2003 Arts Act permits a local authority to provide financial assistance for the purposes of stimulating public interest in the arts, promoting the knowledge, appreciation and practices of the arts or improving standards in the arts. In this act, the expression β€œthe arts” means creative or interpretative expression (traditional or contemporary) in whatever form and includes in particular visual arts, theatre, literature, music, film, literature, dance and Multi-disciplinary events.

Who is eligible to apply:

1. Groups and Organisations promoting the Arts
2. Individual Artists – all art forms – to enable them to pursue their practice, to develop within their chosen discipline and deliver projects.

Tyrone Guthrie Bursary 2019

Kilkenny County Councils Arts Office in partnership with the Tyrone Guthrie Centre is now offering its annual residency opportunity for a practitioner in any art form currently based in Kilkenny to spend two weeks at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre artists’ workplace, Annaghmakerrig, Co Monaghan.

The aim of the Residency is to assist and encourage both established and emerging practitioners, in giving them an opportunity to work intensively on a project alongside others in a very unique environment.

Application forms, guidelines and criteria for all above may be obtained from: kilkennycoco.ie/…/Grants_Awards


Open Call | Kilkenny County Council Arts Office Arts Grants 2019