Limerick City and County Council are pleased to announce an open call for a Bursary for the Tyrone Guthrie Centre.
The closing date for applications is 5pm, Wednesday 18th September 2019.
The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig is a residential workplace and residency programme in Ireland for artists of all disciplines. Over 27 local authorities in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are offering special bursary awards to artists born or resident in their areas to enable them to undertake short residencies at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig, the artist's workplace in County Monaghan. The bursaries are administered by each individual local authority.
For details on the Tyrone Guthrie Centre 2019 programme, please see: http://www.tyroneguthrie.ie/
Limerick Culture and Arts Office, Limerick City and County Council, is offering one bursary in 2019. This bursary covers all board and lodging expenses for 1 week, plus the use of a studio if necessary.
The Tyrone Guthrie Centre Regional Bursary Scheme has the following objectives:
- To work closely with local authorities and their arts officers to discover emerging and established artists throughout the island of Ireland who might benefit from working at Annaghmakerrig.
- Through the artistic projects they realise to make their work apparent to the local communities from which they come, through exhibitions, performances, readings and other manifestations.
- Through this process to allow the Tyrone Guthrie Centre to establish partnerships with local authorities the length and breadth of the island of Ireland in keeping with its origins and aims as a major cross-border collaboration between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
Guidelines and application forms are available to download below.