Feature Article
Welcome to the October edition of our Newsletter
News this month
Tradition Now 2019 at the National Concert Hall presented in partnership with The Arts Council
Date for the diary - Festival Conference 2020
Creative Writing Fellow position at University of Limerick in 2020
Scoileanna Ildánacha/Creative Schools: Another 150 new schools announced
Creative Schools National Celebration Events
Tender published to manage and deliver Creative Places Tuam
Grants and Awards
Festival Investment Scheme 2020 Round 2
Travel and Training Awards for festivals in 2019
News from the community
Chief Executive Officer: Dance Ireland
Creative Europe Desk
Free Creative Europe networking event during Dublin Theatre Festival
Music Moves Europe: Call for applications
European Union Youth Orchestra 2020 Auditions in IRELAND!
Tender published to manage and deliver Creative Places Tuam

Following the announcement to develop the pilot Creative Places project in Tuam, the Arts Council is now seeking project management services to manage and deliver the three year pilot programme. The press release on the project can be read here.


The tender for Creative Places Tuam will be live on eTenders in mid-October and requests applicants, which may be an organisation or a partnership approach, with a strong track record in community arts development and social engaged arts practice alongside a proven track record in managing large amounts of public funding in an arts development context.  


The services required will include the following; a) identify the Project Lead to work with the people of Tuam to realise a new programme of activity, b) manage a budget to oversee the project, including fees, programme and ancillary costs, c) design and deliver an evaluation methodology c) design and deliver a training programme. The full description of the services required will be available on the documentation available through eTenders.


For more information please contact the local arts team sinead.oreilly@artscouncil.ie or jenny.devine@artscouncil.ie