Outcome Grant Summer 2009


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 99,000
presenting Giselle at the Sydney Festival from the 24th - 30th January 2010Australia60,000
presenting Giselle as part of the World Stage 09:10 programme at the Harbourfront Centre, Toronto from the 4th - 8th May 2010 Canada30,000
Iseli/ Chiodi Dance Company presenting a collaborative programme of duets with Rex Levitates Dance Company at International Dance Festival Maracaibo 2009, Venezuela and Festival Internacional De Danza Morelos Tierra De Encuentro, Mexico in November 2009Korea, Democratic People's Republic of5,000
performing "Out of Time" at the da:ns Festival in Esplanade Theatre, China from the 27th - 28th October 2009China4,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 13,800
organising the 1st Irish Film Festival in conjunction with Metro Cinemas in Hyde Park, Johannesburg from the 26th - 30th August and V&A Waterfront Cape town from the 2nd - 6th September 2009South Africa6,000
presenting film programmes at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt, El Teatro, Tunisia and La Maison Des Cineastes, Mauritania between September - November 2009Egypt, Tunisia, Mauritania5,000
presentation of her films and discussion on her work at the Versmidjan Hjalteyri Arts Centre Iceland from the 20th - 27th August 2009Iceland1,000
screening of film "Fileacn" at the 13th Rhode Island International Film Festival from the 4th - 9th August 2009United States1,000
programme of regular screening of Irish films and associated events at the London Irish Centre in 2009United Kingdom600
screening "Split Lip" at the Straight 8 Film Festival in London in August 2009United Kingdom200


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 25,500
Public Events Series September 09 - April 2010 to include readings and talks by Irish writers, playwrights and film artistsUnited States4,000
Irish participation in the Wigtown Book Festival from the 25th September - 4th October 2009United Kingdom3,000
performing at Kirchheimbolanden on the 17th October and Kaiserslauntern on the 23rd October 2009Germany3,000
Michael and Enda Longley readings and lectures in St Petersburg and Moscow 5th - 8th October 2009Finland2,700
participation of Irish poets in Poetry Fest 2009 at the Irish Arts Center on the 7th November 2009United States2,500
performing at the International Literature Festival Berlin in September 2009 Germany2,000
presenting The Irish Catullus at the Edinburgh Bookshop on the 15th August 2009United Kingdom2,000
conducting series of readings at a number of locations/events in California USA 1st - 19th September 2009United States1,500
performing lectures and readings at the Catawba College Salisbury, North Carolina in October 2009United States1,000
performing at the International Society for the Study of Irish Literatures conference, at the Wellington Church and at the Loft, GBfrom the 27th - 28th July 2009 United Kingdom1,000
engaging in storytelling in a number of venues in New Delhi, India from the 14th - 21st November 2009India1,000
delivering talks on Irish practice on arts and health in Hong Kong, and Australia from the 4th - 16th November 2009Hong Kong, Australia1,000
participating in Fest '09 (Federation of European Storytelling) and performing at festival in Lausanne, Switzerland from the 5th - 7th August 2009 Switzerland800


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 93,980
performing in 5 venues in New York and Washington from the 26th - 30th October 2009 United States20,000
Benjamin Dwyer, David Farrell, Izumi Kamura, Kenneth Edge, Tina Kinsella, Michael Dwyer and Brian Kavanagh performing at the Biennale of Riberao Preto, Brazil 23rd - 27th October 2009Brazil11,000
presenting Altan and Anuna in 11 Celtic Christmas concerts in various venues throughout Japan from the 27th November - 13th December 2009Japan10,000
The Henry Girls performing at the LA Irish Film Festival from the 24th - 27th September 2009United States6,000
Rattle the Boards touring in Western Canada from the 30th September - 12th October 2009Canada5,000
"Masters in Collaboration11: Andy Irvine meets John Doyle" from the 11th - 13th September 2009United States5,000
Irish musicians, poets and filmmakers participating in the Irish Festival of Oulu from 1st - 4th October 2009Finland5,000
concert at Washington Conservatory of Music on the 13th March 2009 and Carnegie Hall, New York on the 15th March 2009 United States5,000
Irish musicians participating in the 24th Finnish - Irish Festival from the 25th September - 4th October 2009Finland4,000
presenting traditional Irish musicians and dancers at Lorient France4,000
presenting 6 concerts involving collaboration between Irish and Spanish classical musicians in Iglesia de Sant Pere, Barcelona from September - December 2009Spain4,000
performing La Charlatanne at the Lainsuojattomat 10th International Theatre Festival, Finland from the 1st - 6th September 2009Finland2,500
Irish artists participating in the 23rd Tyneside Irish Festival, Newcastle from the 11th - 25th October 2009 United Kingdom2,500
celebration of work of Kevin Volans to include concerts, film screening and discussion on his work at the Wigmore Hall London on the 31st October 2009 United Kingdom2,000
performing recital programme in the Bell Hall, Wuhan Conservatory of Music, China from the 16th November - 4th December 2009Germany1,200
Conal O'Grada performing at the Musique Royale summer concert series in Nova Scotia 19th - 30th July 2009Canada1,000
for Jennifer Walshe's to work with ensemble and attend performance of her composition, "Passenger" by the Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop at the "Halle" of the Radialststem V, Berlin from the 20th - 22nd November 2009Germany1,000
performing at"The Piping Live Festival 2009" at the National Piping Centre, GBon the 14th August 2009United Kingdom1,000
your participation in the International Youth in Concert - Vilnius 2009 performing at Sv Kotrynos Baznycia, Lithuania on the 13th July 2009Lithuania800
to perform recitals and conduct workshops based on contemporary Irish solo flute music, New Zealand, 24 July, 31 July, Australia, 14th - 15th August and 17th August 2009New Zealand, Australia700
performing at the LIFEM 09 Festival, King's Place, London from the 4th - 7th November 2009 United Kingdom600
Mary Bergin, Liz and Yvonne Kane, Denis Liddy & Elvie Miller and John Hoban performing concerts in Fairfield, Connecticut, USA 20th July - 12th September 2009United States600
attendance at performance of own award winning composition "String Quartet No2 The Cranning" at Summergarden Festival in Museum of Modern Art, New York on the 19th July 2009United States550
attending the International Society for Contemporary Music's World Music Days 2009, Gothenburg, Sweden for performance of own composition Manchester Material the 1st - 4th October 2009United Kingdom290
attending the International Gaudeamus Music Week for performance of own composition String Quartet No 1in Amsterdam from the 7th - 13th September 2009Netherlands240


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 146,300
performing Tom Murphy's "The Sanctuary Lamp" at the Arcola Theatre, London from the 7th March - 3rd April 2010 United Kingdom40,000
presenting production of Mark O'Rowe's "Terminus" at the Merlyn Theatre during the Melbourne International Arts Festival 2009 from the 9th - 13th October 2009Australia23,500
performing Marina Carr's "By the Bog of Cats" in Mandarin at the Central Academy of Drama at the Bei Wei University of Foreign Studies and publishing as a playtext from October - December 2009China20,000
presenting production of "Tales from Rainwater Pond" by Billy Roche at the 1st Irish Festival by Origin Theatre Company from the 5th - 26th September 2009United States13,000
presenting production of "Brendan at the Chelsea" by Janet Behan at the Culture Project, New York from the 4th - 27th September 2009United States10,000
presenting production of "The Cambria" by Donal O'Kelly at the Irish Arts Center from the 16th September - 11th October 2009United States8,000
performing in Palestine from September - October 2009Israel8,000
organising 1st Irish 2009 at the Origin Theatre from the 1st September 2009 - 4th October 2009 United States8,000
performing "Luck" at the 2nd annual 1st Irish Theatre Festival at 59E59 Theatre Company from the 19th September - 4th October 2009United States4,000
presenting production of "Forgotten" at the LOKALl International Theatre Festival, Reykjavik from the 3rd - 6th September 2009Iceland3,500
performing "In Real Time" at the Noordezon Festival, Griningen, Holland from the 27th - 29th August 2009Netherlands3,000
presenting two live performances at the Electronic Church, Berlin in the end of July 2009 and in Caf Oto, London in December 2009Germany, United Kingdom3,000
a tour of show based on life of John Boyle O'Reilly in USA in September 2009United States2,000
Alan Stanford performing "In the Company of Oscar Wilde" in Munich, Germany on the 17th October 2009Germany300

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 78,100
participation by Irish artists in Samkura exhibition in Greece, Georgia, Armenia and Portugal from June 2009 - September 2011Portugal, Greece, Armenia, Georgia20,000
participating at the Artissima Art Fair, Turin, 5 - 8 November and the Art Positions, Art Basel US Beach, 3 - 6 December 2009United States, United Kingdom15,000
participating at the Frieze Art Fair, London from the 15th - 18th October 2009United Kingdom7,500
presenting "Rumpus Room" at the Point B Gallery, New York in November 2009 United States6,000
participating at the Preview Art Fair Berlin from the 22nd - 27th September 2009Germany5,000
5 Irish Artists presenting their work at M.K. Ciurlionis National Museum of Arts as part of the Kaunas Biennale from October - November 2009Lithuania5,000
presenting an exhibition at the Lewis/ Frank Gehry Library, New jersey from the 5th October 2009 - January 2010 and at the Bridge Gallery from the 3rd October - November 2009United States3,000
presenting "Artists Proof" a fine art print exhibition at the Centrespace Gallery, UK from the 17th September - 18th October 2009United Kingdom3,000
Gerard Byrne presenting an exhibition at the Centre d'dition contemporaine, Geneva from the 9th October - 28th November 2009Switzerland3,000
Linda Quinlan and Rob Canning exhibiting "Automatic" at the Auto - Italia Gallery, London from the 28th August - 20th September 2009United Kingdom2,000
presenting photographic exhibition "Bill Doyle's Ireland" at the 111FotoArtFestival 2009, Bielsko-Biala, Poland from the 9th - 25th October 2009Poland1,000
presenting a solo exhibition at the Tricycle Theatre Co Gallery, London from the 7th September - 17th October 2009 and at the Brindley Theatre, Cheshire from the 14th November 2009 - 2nd January 2010United Kingdom1,000
presenting exhibition of work at Goggle Works, Pennsylvania from the 20th September - 8th November 2009 United States1,000
presenting a performance art piece at the 10th Open Performance Art Festival in Chinafrom the 7th August - 27th September 2009China1,000
presenting a photographic exhibition at the Everyman Theatre and Bistro, Liverpool from the 20th - 25th November 2009United Kingdom1,000
exhibiting sculptures at the Goggle Works Center for the Arts, Pennsylvania in collaborating with Michael Brolly from the 20th September - 8th November 2009United States1,000
presenting an exhibition of new paintings at the John Cacciola Gallery, Chelsea, New York from the 2nd - 29th September 2009United States1,000
Garrett Phelan participating in a group exhibition "The End of the Line:Attitudes in Drawing" at the Fruitmarket Gallery, Liverpool from the 14th November 2009 - 10th January 2010United Kingdom750
exhibiting as part of a group show at the Turn - Berlin gallery, Germany from the 14th - 26th August 2009Germany500
presenting exhibition"First Window Open" in a gallery in Germany, Germany from the 25th September - 17th October 2009Germany350

Total for Summer 2009: €456,680