BIRR GATEWAY – PUBLIC ART PROJECT Submissions from artists for an iconic ‘gateway’ sculpture for the town of Birr, in Co. Offaly are currently being sought. The commissioners would like…

CENTENARY SQUARE PUBLIC ART COMMISSION, LONGFORD The Public Art Commissioning Committee of Longford Town Council and Longford County Council wish to commission a site specific public art feature to be…

STEVENS ARCHITECTURAL GLASS COMPETITION Entries are now being accepted for the 2012 Stevens Architectural Glass Competition. Enter online before 15th March 2012. The project put forward for this year’s competition…

PILCHUCK EMERGING ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAMME The EAiR program at Pilchuck supports artists who are making a transition in their professional lives. Whether moving from academia to a professional studio…

FUTURE MAKERS AWARD 2012 All students undertaking a fulltime craft course or apprenticeship and anyone who graduated from a full time course in craft or established a craft enterprise in…

CONTINUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND 2012 The Crafts Council of Ireland (CCoI) Fund for Continued Professional Development is an important opportunity for established Craft Enterprises. This fund covers attendance at workshops,…

ARTS COUNCIL PARTICIPATION PROECT AWARD The arts participation project award supports initiatives in the field of arts participation commencing in 2012. Group (community group), individual artists or organisations may apply…

TALLINN 6TH APPLIED ART TRIENNIAL 2012 The theme for the 2012 Tallinn Applied Art Triennial is ‘The Art of Collecting’.The Triennial welcomes entries that in any form deal with themes…

TALK ON CONTEMPORARY IRISH CRAFT, GLASNEVIN MUSEUM, DUBLIN This talk will give an interesting insight on contemporary craft practices. It will be followed by a Q&A session with the full…

LECTURE BY MARY MACKEY, DUBLIN Mary Mackey, curator of Elements exhibition of contemporary Irish glass and ceramics opening in Shanghai next month, will be giving a talk at the National…