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Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award from Create Ireland

Closing date 17:00, Monday 18 October 2021
Maximum awarded ‚ā¨10,000
Artform and practice(s) Arts participation
Applicant type Individual Artist
External agency Create
Telephone 01 473 6600
Email support@create-ireland.ie
Website http://www.create-ireland.ie/

Purpose and priorities of the award

The second Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award 2021, in partnership with Irish Local Development Network, is themed on Collaborative Arts and Community Development and aims to support individual professional artists working in collaborative socially engaged arts practice.

The purpose of the award is to support and nurture professional arts practice; it is specifically aimed at an artist with a track record of working collaboratively with communities of place or interest in the context of cultural diversity. The bursary of ‚ā¨10,000 provides the selected artist with time and resources to carry out research and to reflect and engage with and reflect on their practice. More particularly, it allows the artist to consider key questions associated with c ultural diversity¬†using collaborative methodologies.

It is expected that the successful applicant will share the learning arising from the bursary with the wider Arts and Community Development arts sector. It is expected that the successful applicant will share the learning arising from the bursary with the wider collaborative arts sector. Create will work in partnership with the Irish Local Development Network (ILDN) to provide an information session on the selection process. For further information, log on to https://www.create-ireland.ie/projectsubpage/aic-bursary/2021-bursary-collaborative-arts-and-community-development/

The Artist in the CommunityScheme Bursary Award is an Arts Council initiative and managed by Create.

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