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Team established to work on Limerick’s bid for European Capital Of Culture 2020

Monday 26th January 2015: Limerick National City of Culture Director Mike Fitzpatrick will lead the team and continue to be seconded within the local authority for the duration of the bid process which has to be submitted to the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht by October 2015.

Categories: News, Arts, City of Culture 2014


New Director appointed to Limerick City Gallery of Art

Limerick City and County Council has announced that Úna McCarthy has been appointed as Director/Curator of Limerick City Gallery of Art (LCGA).

A native of Charleville, Co Cork, Úna McCarthy has worked as Head of Festivals with The Arts Council since 2004. She is due to take up her position as LCGA Director in Limerick on Monday, 16th February.

Categories: News, Arts, Limerick City & County Council


€1.8m fund for Limerick arts sector

Tuesday 13th January 2015: Limerick arts organisations are set to benefit from an injection of €1.8m in funding, announced last week by The Arts Council.

Categories: News, Arts


Artists take over the Park Kiosk as part of Limerick National City of Culture 2014

Wednesday 12th November 2014: Over the coming months, The Park Kiosk located at Limerick’s People’s Park will reopen as part of a series of exciting multidisciplinary residencies.

Categories: News, City of Culture 2014, Arts


69 O’Connell Street to be re-launched as an arts and culture centre

Limerick City and County Council has announced that the theatre space and building at 69 O’Connell Street will be re-launched in the New Year as an arts and culture centre.

Categories: News, Arts, Limerick City & County Council


Open call 2014 for Cappamore Arts Studios, Limerick City and County Council

Limerick Arts Office, Limerick City and County Council is delighted to announce an open call  to recognised cultural practitioners, artists, writers and multi-disciplinary practitioners, to  apply for the use of four new Arts Studio Units in Cappamore, Co. Limerick. 

 

Categories: County Limerick, Arts


Pat Cox, Chairman, welcomes budget allocation for Limerick National City of Culture 2014

16th October 2013: On behalf of the Board of Limerick National City of Culture 2014, I wish to acknowledge and thank the government for their allocation of €6 million in this year’s budget."

Categories: News, City of Culture 2014, Arts


Largest dance floor space in Mid West opens in Limerick

Dance Limerick, a new support and development organisation for professional dance artists launches in Limerick city, will be launched this Thursday (3rd October 2013).

Categories: News, Arts


Arts Minister lauds Limerick's Living Cultural Quarter

Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Jimmy Deenihan, T.D., was in Limerick City last week to officially launch the country's first subsidised living space scheme for artists and mark the redevelopment of Limerick’s cultural quarter at John’s Square.

Categories: News, Arts


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