Create Announce Successful Applicants of AIC Scheme Second Round 2019

Create Announce Successful Applicants of AIC Scheme Second Round 2019

Congratulations to all the successful applicants to the Artist in the Community Scheme (Second Round 2019), who come from a range of art forms and contexts.

Research and Development Award
Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location

  • Alex Pentek; Cork Traveller Women’s Network; Art and Cultural Diversity; Visual Arts; Cork
  • John Whelan; North Wexford Traditional Singing Circle; Arts and Community of Place; Multidisciplinary; Wexford
  • Rachel Uí Fhaolain; Gorey Syrian Community; Art and Cultural Diversity; Multidisciplinary; Wexford
  • Yurika Higashikawa; Service Industry Workers; Arts and Community of Interest; Multidisciplinary; Dublin

Research and Development Award with Mentoring
Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

  • Alice McDowell; Galway Anti-Racism Network; Art and Community of Place; Film; Galway (Vukasin Nedeljkovic)
  • Olivia Hassett; Rose Cottage Dementia Day Care; Arts and Health; Visual Arts; Dublin (Marie Brett)
  • Siobhan Clancy; Cork University Hospital; Arts and Health; Visual Arts; Cork (Seoidín O’Sullivan)
  • Tess Leak; St Cronan’s Association; Arts and Disability; Multidisciplinary; Cork (Paul Bokslag)
  • Rajinder Singh; Migrant Community; Art and Cultural Diversity; Multidisciplinary; Dublin (Anthony Haughey)
  • Cathal Thornton; Drogheda Communities/ Upstate Theatre Project; Arts and Community of Interest; Theatre; Louth (Veronica Coburn)

Recent Graduate Research and Development Award with Mentoring
Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

  • Mary Sullivan; Bere Island Community; Arts and Community of Place; Visual Arts: Cork (Jesse Jones)

Research and Development Award with Mentoring for an artist from a minority ethnic background
Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

  • Leanne McDonagh; Travelling Community; Art and Cultural Diversity; Visual Arts; Cork (Seamus Nolan)

For more see: create-ireland.ie/aic-scheme-second-round-2019-successful-applicants/

Source: Visual Artists Ireland News