Funding | Dublin City Council Arts Awards 2018

Application deadline: Monday 28 May, 5pm

Dublin City Arts Office invites applications for the following 2018 Awards:

Arts Bursary Awards

Dublin City Council invites applications from artists who wish to be considered for a Bursary of €4000 towards studies at an advanced level or the development of work/professional skills. Artists, resident in Dublin City Council’s administrative area, can apply for a Bursary in Visual Arts, Music, Drama, Dance and Literature. One Bursary will be awarded in each discipline.

Incubation Space Award

Dublin City Council wishes to invite applications for the Award of free Incubation work-space. The award is intended to enable innovative artists/ arts companies/collectives to research and develop new works or collaborative methodologies, over a period of up to six months, through the provision of a dedicated work-space in Unit 4, James Joyce Street.

Tyrone Guthrie Residency

Dublin City Council offers artists living in Dublin City Council’s administrative area a €750 award towards a two week residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig, Co. Monaghan. Workspaces include studios, a music room, a multi media room and a large rehearsal/performance space. This opportunity is open to practitioners in all art forms.

Artistic Space – Unit 3.
Dublin City Council wishes to invite applications for the use of Unit 3, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1. This arts space, in the heart of the Monto and around the corner from the LAB, has previously been successfully used by arts groups and galleries including Artbox and FLOOD.

The unit is available subject to application and is for artistic, cultural and creative uses that include public facing engagement. While all applications will be considered, priority will be given to those proposals that most closely match the city’s art and cultural strategies. The unit will be let under a rental agreement at a subsidised rate of €300 per calendar month payable in advance. This rate includes light, heat and rates.

For enquires please contact: T: 01-222 5455 or e-mail

Application forms, guidelines and criteria are available for download from:


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