Arts News


Archiving Activism: A Project by Breda Burns

Artist Breda Burns has been commissioned by Bealtaine Festival 2017 in partnership with Sligo County Council Arts Office and Mayo County Council Arts Office, to develop a sound and radio-based work, 'Archiving Activism', in response to the Bealtaine 2017 theme.

Arts Grants Schemes 2017

Sligo County Council Arts Service invites applications under the following schemes - Arts Venues and Organisations and Arts Festivals and Events.

Sligo International Chamber Music Festival

World Premiere announced for Sligo International Chamber Music Festival this May bank holiday weekend!

Glass Making Classes

Glass bead making classes now available at the Graham Reid Design.

Kevin Keely Publishes e-book

A Sligo taxi-driver gets the chance to win the love of his childhood sweetheart when she gets into trouble with a band of psychopaths.

Are you interested in joining an orchestra?

Sligo Baroque Orchestra is eager to hear from instrumentalists of any age who have good basic technical ability and a desire to be part of an orchestra that includes weekly rehearsals and around eight or nine public performances each year.

European Creative Industries Alliance Policy

The European Creative Industries Alliance (ECIA) recently presented its policy agenda to boost the creative industries. 200 policy makers and representatives from the creative industries gathered in Amsterdam for the launch of ECIA's final report Create! Innovate! Grow!

MyCreativeEdge Creative Directory

MyCreativeEdge showcases the work of businesses, freelancers and recent graduates working in the creative industries sector in the West of Ireland, Northern Ireland, Sweden and Finland. Creatives from these areas can create their own highly visual profile on MyCreativeEdge.

Puppetry Ireland is open to new members

Puppetry Ireland aims to promote the activities of Irish puppeteers and the art form of puppetry in Ireland and abroad

The Creative Hub - Clones Art Studios

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