The ArtLinks partners in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford local authorities are pleased to announce that they are currently accepting applications for the ArtLinks Collaboration Bursary Award 2022. The aim of this award is to encourage more collaboration between artists across the ArtLinks counties and support artists seeking to expand their practice and networks regionally.
The Collaboration Award is open to application by Professional and Emerging Artists who are members of ArtLinks. For this bursary there will be one award of up to €10,000. The award must involve collaboration between artists from two or more ArtLinks counties in the development of new work, to be showcased in two or more ArtLinks counties.
ArtLinks is a partnership of the four Local Authority Arts Offices in Wexford , Waterford, Carlow and Kilkenny, and is supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon. ArtLinks provides professional development opportunities and supports for established and emerging artists who are resident in the four partner local authority areas of Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford.
Artists must be a current member of ArtLinks to avail of the Collaboration Bursary. You must be registered on or before 11/4/2022 to be eligible to apply for this bursary. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a membership application form if you are a new applicant.
Membership application forms can be downloaded here.
All applicants must be currently living in the Local Authority administrative areas of Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford or Wexford for a minimum period of 2 years and be a registered member of ArtLinks.
There must be a minimum of two public outcomes (e.g. exhibition, concerts, reading, and performances) of new work arising out of this Collaboration Award that take place in two or more ArtLinks counties