Arts Bursaries

Arts Bursary: Ballinglen Arts Foundation

 

Ards and North Down Arts is offering a bursary for a two week residency at The Ballinglen Arts Foundation for professional artists to work on their own creative practice.

The bursary is open to professional practitioners of visual arts or crafts, living within Ards and North Down Borough. Applicants must be 18 years+.

Ballinglen Arts Foundation is an Irish non-profit organisation located in the village of Ballycastle on the sea coast of North County Mayo.

The residency is aimed at visual artists and craft makers providing them the time to develop their artistic practice. Artists are provided with accommodation as well as an artist studio to work in.

The practitioners will be selected based upon their previous achievements and the project they intend to undertake during their residency. The selected Artist Residency should take place within 12 months of receipt of their award.

ballinglenartsfoundation.org

 

 

Arts Bursary: Tyrone Guthrie Centre

 

Ards and North Down Arts is offering one week residencies to the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig in County Monaghan to practitioners in all art forms who are currently based in the Ards and North Down Borough.

The Lord Dunleath and Sir James Kilfedder Bursaries, which offer one-week residencies at the centre in Annaghmakerrig aim to assist and encourage both established and emerging practitioners and to give them an opportunity to work intensively on a 'project' alonside others in a very unique environment.

The practitioners will be selected based upon their previous achievements and the project they intend to undertake during their residency. The selected Artist Residency should take place within 12 months of receipt of their award.

 

Closing dates for receipt of application forms is Monday 25 February 2019 at 12 noon.

Forms can be downloaded below or are available from:

•           Online at www.ardsarts.com and www.ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk/resident/grants  

•           Email arts@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk

•           Ards Arts Centre, Town Hall, Conway Square, Newtownards, BT23 4NP