Linda Shevlin (Project Proposals / Funding Applications / Curator Feedback)
Linda Shevlin is a curator with Facebook Open Arts, based in County Roscommon. Linda has curated, facilitated and managed both large and small-scale visual arts projects, including Tulca Festival in 2018. In 2017 she was the invited curator for the Hennessy Art Fund, purchasing new works for the IMMA collection and also curated the visual art programme for Bealtaine Festival 2017/2018. She received the Arts Council of Ireland’s curator in residence award for three consecutive years from 2013-2016 working with Roscommon Arts Centre and Arts Office. In 2016 she curated Radical Actions at RMIT Galleries, Melbourne as part of Culture Ireland’s 2016 International Programme ‘I Am Ireland’ . In her role at Facebook Open Arts, Linda currently commissions site specific artworks for their offices across Europe, the Middle East & Africa.
Area of Expertise
Advice on proposal preparation and funding applications
Communicating plans / proposals to curators
Preparing and planning for large scale projects