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Ulster University (www.ulster.ac.uk) and wellbeing charity Inspire (www.inspirewellbeing.org) have come together on the SHoWCaSE: A snapshot of health and well-being in the creative sector project. This is designed to understand the health and wellbeing of people in the creative industries. It is well known that those in the creative sector make a vital and varied contribution to the health and wellbeing of society; however, little attention is paid to the health and wellbeing of those…
08.23 / 15:07
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Scottish artist Michael John Hunter, who specialises in sculpture and photography, has released his most ambitious body of work to date, As I grow, as I lose, inspired not least in part by his…
08.23 / 14:54
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Roots is KCAT’s foundation course. Julie Cusack and Saturio Alonso share their expert experience and talent on this comprehensive course. Every Monday, between September 2017 and May 2018 students will be introduced to different techniques in both 2D and 3D.The individual is guided to develop individual expression and explore possibilities with a wide range of mediums. If a half day would suit your schedule more consider De hAoine , our Friday morning course which introduces students to s…
08.23 / 13:38
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Application deadline: Friday 1 September, 5pm The National College of Art and Design, Dublin is Ireland’s leading provider of art and design education. NCAD is based on Thomas Street in Dublin’s city centre and has a community of 1,500 undergraduate, postgraduate and part-time students engaged in a wide range of study and research across the disciplines of Design, Education, Fine Art and Visual Culture. NCAD has been the most significant provider of art and design education in Ireland for o…
08.23 / 13:38
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London-based design studio, Muk Design is set to launch its latest collection of notebooks at the London Design Fair this September. If you hadn't already heard, Muk designs notebooks, toys,…
08.23 / 13:19
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For a new project, illustrator Lennard Kok has collaborated with Unframed in Amsterdam to design a limited edition embroidered artwork entitled Tryst. The initiative regularly joins forces with…
08.23 / 11:15
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In the year 2000, photographer Ewen Spencer was commissioned by Graham Rounthwaite at British music, fashion and culture magazine, The Face, to create a series focusing on youth clubs across the…
08.23 / 11:15
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Escape into another world with these enticing illustrations by James Eade, a UK-based senior designer and art director who has worked for the likes of Sony, Yahoo!, Betfair, Times Online, Red Bull…
08.23 / 11:15
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This September sees the launch of More Women in Trees, the second volume of a successful little publication, which conquered the international book market in 2016 with tongue firmly in cheek. The…
08.23 / 11:15
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Hold on to your creative hats. DM17, Manchester’s city-wide festival of creativity and design is returning for its fifth annual series, and this year you can expect over 50 events. Running from 11-22 O…
08.23 / 11:15
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For a new project, illustrator Lennard Kok has collaborated with Unframed in Amsterdam to design a limited edition embroidered artwork entitled Tryst. The initiative regularly joins forces with…
08.23 / 08:29
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In the year 2000, photographer Ewen Spencer was commissioned by Graham Rounthwaite at British music, fashion and culture magazine, The Face, to create a series focusing on youth clubs across the…
08.23 / 08:29
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Escape into another world with these enticing illustrations by James Eade, a UK-based senior designer and art director who has worked for the likes of Sony, Yahoo!, Betfair, Times Online, Red Bull…
08.23 / 06:45
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This September sees the launch of More Women in Trees, the second volume of a successful little publication, which conquered the international book market in 2016 with tongue firmly in cheek. The…
08.23 / 06:45
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VAI in partnership with Tipperary County Council and Damer House Gallery This day-long workshop is about the processes of preparing and storing digital image files (most often photographs). The session will present best practice in relation to Photoshop, Apple’s Photos and Media Pro software packages. These three packages are used for demonstration purposes only. If you use another software package the principles learnt on one package will cross over to another. This workshop will cover t…
08.22 / 19:51
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6 September, 10.30am to 2pm The first of two sessions focusing on Public Art Commissioning this event coincides with INFRASTRUCTURE the Fingal County Council Open Call for artists to make artworks and art projects through the County’s Per Cent for Art funded commission programme 2017 – 2021. Through Infrastructure, Fingal County Council will actively bring contemporary art directly into everyday life, and into the urban, coastal and rural communities in Fingal. This mini seminar aims to hig…
08.22 / 19:51
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Friday 1 September, 10am to 5pm Artists often struggle to photograph their own work or spend scarce money paying someone else to do it for them. But with some basic guidelines and practice, artists are, for the majority of purposes well able to photograph their own paintings, drawings, etc with the digital compact or SLR camera that they already own. This session is about getting the very best quality results from the equipment you have. For most of the situations in which you present…
08.22 / 19:51
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The programme for this year’s national day for visual artists is open for registrations with a wide range of artists, curators, critics and speakers invited. The focus of this year’s programme is The Freedom to Make. We’re thrilled to welcome keynote speakers Marie Korpe and Ole Reitov – co-founders of Freemuse, the world’s leading organisation defending artistic freedom. They will discuss how personal, political, religious and social attitudes impact on ideas; test the limitations of freed…
08.22 / 19:51
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Application deadline: Sunday 27 August, midnight Call for artists and filmmakers for an exhibition that will be part of the FiLiA (Feminism in London) Conference at the Institute of Education, London, October 14-15th. We are looking for films and videos for a screening but we will also consider other works and performances to be part of a small curated exhibition. It is our intention that the exhibition will begin to break down the hegemony of class and privilege in artwork about women’s e…
08.22 / 19:51
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Deadline for applications: Monday 4 September, 4pm Since securing the European Capital of Culture (ECOC) in July 2016, the Galway 2020 team has been working hard to build the organisation and structures required to deliver this landmark project for the city and county. As outlined in the Galway 2020 Bid Book, a Company Limited by Guarantee (Galway Cultural Development and Activity CLG) has been incorporated with its clearly defined function being the delivery of the ECOC in Galway in 2020,…
08.22 / 18:29
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