Teresa Buczkowska Appointed to the Arts Council

Teresa Buczkowska Appointed to the Arts Council

The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, T.D. has announced the appointment to the Arts Council of Teresa Buczkowska for a 5 year term to November 2024.

Ms Buczkowska has wide experience in relation to equality, diversity and inclusion. She works as the Integration and Anti-racism Coordinator at the Immigrant Council of Ireland and has led the delivery of many comprehensive anti-racism projects that range from training and research, to advocacy and campaigning.

There is a statutory gender balance on the Arts Council, which requires a minimum of 6 men and 6 women. With this appointment the Council retains its compliment of 7 men and 6 women.

Commenting on the appointment, Minister Madigan said:

“I am delighted to appoint Teresa, a candidate of such high calibre and congratulate her on her appointment. She will bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to her role, not least from her time as Integration Team Coordinator at the Immigrant Council of Ireland. I wish her the very best during her term and thank her for taking on this very important role”.
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Source: Visual Artists Ireland News