Outcome Grant Summer 2010


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 12,000
performing "Block Party" Fira Tarrega Festival, Spain from the 9th - 12th September 2010Spain12,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 12,400
presenting "Watching & Waiting" at the Melbourne International Film Festival, August 2010 Australia3,000
presenting Irish films through "Irish Sidebar" at the 38th Norwegian International Film festival, Norway from the 21st - 26th August 2010Norway3,000
organising the Irish Short Film Season at the Liverpool Irish Festival 2010 at Fact - Foundation for Art and Creative Technologies, Liverpool from the 15th - 31st October 2010United Kingdom2,000
presenting a retrospective of John T Davis films in Sao Paulo and Curitiba, Brazil from the 26th August - 1st September 2010Brazil2,000
presenting own short animated films and documentary feature at the International Animation Film Festival Hiroshima 2010 from the 6th - 12th August 2010Japan1,500
presenting the Irish Short Film Festival in Ukraine from the 26th August - 14th September 2010 Ukraine900


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 12,300
organising Poetry Fest 2010 at the Irish Arts Center, New York from the 5th - 6th November 2010 United States6,000
Camchuairt na mBan ( Ivy Bannister, Mary Rose Callaghan, Catherine Dunne, Celia de Friene and Lia Mills) presenting readings at the University of Toronto, Irish Embassy, Ottawa and Concordia University from the 11th - 20th October 2010 Canada4,000
reading at the Christchurch Writers Festival, New Zealand from the 8th - 17th September 2010New Zealand1,000
Marcella Morgan's participation in the Vilenica International Literary Festival, Slovenia from the 1st - 5th September 2010Slovenia800
reading at the Struga International Poetry Festival, Macedonia from the 18th - 23rd August 2010Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 43,300
Irish artists including Beoga and Altan concerts, Pat Collins presenting a Lecture, production of "Tom Crean Antarctic Explorer" and Harry Cliften performing readings of his poetry as part of the Irish Festival of Oulu, Finland from 30th September 3rd Finland10,000
Mat Walklate, Matt Fahey, Tom O'Donovan, Ian Smith, Niamh N Charra band and the McDades performing at venues in Switzerland and Germany from the 20th October - 15th November 2010Germany, Switzerland6,000
Irish musicians performing "Celtic Road" a concert of celtic song and music at the Augusta Raurica, Basel, Switzerland from the 6th - 7th August 2010Switzerland5,000
Irish musicians performing at the 25th Irish Festival in Finland from the 24th September - 3rd October 2010Finland4,000
performing a concert tour of the US and Canada between 16th September - 11th October 2010United States, Canada3,000
performing a series of concerts to include Andy Irvine, Alan Kelly Quartet and Guidewires at the Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith, London, from the 13th September - 27th November 2010 United Kingdom2,300
performing concerts at the Irish College, Rome and Basilica di San Clemente, Rome from the 23rd - 24th October 2010Italy2,000
presenting Irish musicians at the 36th Annual Irish Traditional Music and Dance Festival at the Commodore Barry Club, Philadelphia from the 9th - 12th September 2010 United States1,500
Finbarr Doherty, Kate O'Callaghan and Seamus Devenny performing at the Irish Immigration Centre, Boston from the 20th - 23rd September 2010 United States1,500
size2shoes performing at Newfoundland & Labrador Folk Festival, Canada from the 6th - 8th August 2010 Canada1,500
attending a performance of her work by the choir of the University of Minnesota, USAUnited States1,200
performing Chopin at the Chopiniana Festival in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on the 13th October 2010 Argentina1,000
presenting Irish musicians including Slide at 6th Picnic Festival and International Bluegrass & Celtic Festival, Namur, Belgium from the 3rd - 5th September 2010Belgium1,000
performing at the Piping Live Festival, GB, Scotland from the 9th - 15th August 2010United Kingdom1,000
Irish musicians and dancers performing at the Milwaukee Irish Festival from the 19th - 22nd August 2010 United States1,000
presenting and performing a lecture-recital and a solo piano recital at the University of Warsaw, Poland from the 16th - 18th November 2010Poland800
Liz & Yvonne Kane and Edel Fox performing a concert at the House, Fairfield on the 30th July and John Hoban performing a concert at Tressler's Barn, Easton on the 11th September 2010 United States500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 52,250
presenting "Chronicles of Long Kesh" at the Ten Days on the Island festival, Tasmania from the 31st March 3rd April and at the Castlemaine Festival, Victoria, Australia from the 5th - 10th April 2011Australia20,000
performing in Camps for Internally Displaced People, Uganda in Ocober - November 2010Uganda7,500
presenting "I am of Ireland" by Edward Callan at the Arcola Theatre, London from the 22nd November - 11th December 2010United Kingdom7,500
performing "The Beckett Trilogy" at the Melbourne Arts Festival 2010 and other venues in Victoria from the 11th - 24th October 2010Australia7,500
Fidget Feet performing "Hang On" at Al Carrer theatre, Fira Tarrega festival, Spain from the 11th - 12th September 2010Spain4,500
performing "UpAbove" at Fira Tarrega festival, Spain from the 11th - 12th September 2010 Spain3,000
performing readings of "My Brilliant Divorce" at the Guild Hall Theatre, Hampton, New York in August - September 2010United States1,000
participating in the premiere of the new work "Gargantua" at the Archa Theatre, Prague from the 15th - 24th September 2010Czech Republic750
performing "Performance - Performance" in Paderborn, Germany from the 6th - 8th September 2010 Germany500

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 68,650
presenting Atsushi Kaga at FIAC International Contemporary Art Fair, Grand Palais, France, France from the 17th - 26th October 2010France7,500
presenting work as part of "Crucible" a group exhibition of modern and contemporary sculpture at Gloucester Cathedral, UK from the 3rd September - 31st October 2010United Kingdom7,500
presenting "Art = Adding", an initiative of Terminal08 an international group exhibition in Gorzw, Poland from the 13th - 16th September 2010Poland6,000
Sarah Iremonger, Marianne Keating and Harry Moore presenting Tears, Trash & Decay a group exhibition at the Yarra Sculpture Space, Victoria, Australia from the 4th - 15th August 2010Australia6,000
presenting "The artist and the island", a group exhibition to coinside with the 7th biennial conference of the Nordic Irish Studies Network at the University of Tromso, Norway from the 2nd - 19th December 2010 Norway5,000
Stephen Lawlor, Michael Cullen and Brian McAvera presenting a group exhibition titled "South to North" at Konstforum, Sweden from the 27th November - 12th December 2010Sweden4,500
presenting work "Rehab: Der Grune Punkt", Foundation EDF in Paris from 21st October 2010 - 13th February 2011 and "NY/ Prague 6" a group exhibition from the 2nd September 31st October 2010 in Futura Contemporary for Art, Prague and in Czech Centre, NewCzech Republic, France, United States4,000
showcasing six leading Irish photographic artists at the Berlin Month of Photography from October - November 2010Germany4,000
presenting elements of Aine Phillips' "The Art of Intervention", live performances and an exhibition at Kyoto Seika University, the Kyoto Art Center and at the Live Art Event, Tokyo from the 17th September - 17th October 2010 Japan4,000
presenting "Never the Same River", a solo exhibition of work by Sean Lynch curated by Simon Starling at the Camden Arts Centre from the 10th September 2010 - 20th February 2011 United Kingdom3,000
John Gerrard presenting "Sow farm" as part of the 50th anniversary programme, at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art from the 30th July - 14th November 2010United Kingdom3,000
presenting "Maximum Baggage Allowance", an exhibition by Alison Carey, Benjamin Gaulon and Ivan Twohig at Entre Gallery, Bergen, Norway from the 29th August - 31st September 2010Norway2,500
presenting "Encuentro - The Gathering", a photographic exhibition at Centro Cultural Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina from the 4th - 25th September 2010Argentina2,000
presenting a solo exhibition at Karas Gallery, Zagreb, Croatia in November 2010Croatia2,000
presenting "In pursuit of a state of uncertainty", a solo exhibition at the Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney, Australia from the 8th - 26th September 2010Australia1,500
presenting "Gimme Some Action", a solo exhibition at the Marina Abramovic Institute, San Francisco from the 20th September - 22nd October 2010United States1,500
performance of "Brightness" at the Brisbane Festival's Under the Radar, Australia from the 13th - 16th September 2010Australia1,200
presenting "The Open Mind of Lafcadio Hearn (Homage to Lafcadio Hearn)", an exhibition at the Matsue Castle, Koizumi Yakumo Memorial Museum and Karakoro Art studio from the 10th October - 14th November 2010 Japan1,000
presenting "The Open Mind of Lafcadio Hearn", a group exhibition of Irish and Japanese artists at Matsue Castle, Japan from the 10th October - 14th November 2010Japan1,000
presenting "The Farrell Family" a group exhibition at Maison Populaire and Mains d'Oeuvres, France, France from the 3rd September - 17th December 2010France750
presenting a solo exhibition at the Galerie Hunchentoot, Berlin from the 10th September - 16th October 2010Germany700

Total for Summer 2010: €200,900