Outcome Grant Summer 2016


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 10,000
Clowns without Borders tour of Lebanon Tour Dec. 2016 - Jan. 2017

LebanonBeruit, Tripoli and other cities5,000
This project will see Taking Flight and the Gaza Circus School, working on creative circus practices which will culminate in the showing of the joint performance ‘Taking Flight in Gaza’ on 8 September 2016. Taking Flight have the unique opportunity to enter Gaza and deliver a performance, where most organisations and individuals do not have access, due to the support of Irish NGO Trócaire. Palestinian Territory, OccupiedGaza City3,000
The performance in India at Qadir Ali Baig International theater festival (Hyderabad), The Indian Surf festival (Puri) and Delhi International Arts festival (New Delhi) in November 2016 of Murray Molloys award winning circus based spectacle "Born of normal parents"IndiaHyderabad, Puri, Delhi2,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 100,000
This application is for CoisCéim Dance Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne & Sydney Opera House in collaboration to present 20+ performances of David Bolger’s THE WOLF AND PETER in Australia and at up to 25 rural locations online through the Opera House’s live streaming programme, from 29 June to 20 July 2017.AustraliaMelbourne; Sydney72,000
Fidget Feet presenting two shows 'Hang On' and 'Furdu Fjadrir/Strange Feathers' in Denmark, The Faroe Islands and Italy, 4 February- 1 March 2017

Denmark, Faroe Islands, ItalyCopenhagen, Torshavn, Bologna15,000
Dance and music production 'Sokalo Remix' to tour Eastern Canada from 7 - 28 October 2016
CanadaCarleton-sur-Mer , Summerside , Georgetown, Annapolis Royal, Saulnierville, Goose Bay, Moncton, Dartmouth, Sainte-Marie9,000
Maiden Voyage will perform Quartet for 15 Chairs at Young ID an International Dance Festival for young audiences in Zug Switzerland in September 2016.SwitzerlandZug2,500
To be presented at Maison de la Danse, Lyon, as part of their festival La Maison Sans Dessus Dessous. It’s a Franco-Irish collaboration which only requires Culture Ireland to cover travel, accom. and per diem costs of the Irish team: Philip Connaughton, Performer and Adrian Mullan, Lighting Designer. French artists Ashley Chen and Kai Therien Chen's costs will be covered by ODIA in Normandy.FranceLyon1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 11,650
'Without Name' is the debut feature film of director Lorcan Finnegan, writer Garret Shanley & producer Brunella Cocchiglia through Lorcan & Brunella's production company Lovely Productions and funded by the IFB under the 'Catalyst Project' scheme. We have been invited to world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in Sept 2016 & will screen under the Vanguard Programme.CanadaToronto4,000
The 14th annual San Francisco Irish Film Festival will take place from September 22-24, 2016 at the Delancey St. Screening Room in San Francisco. United StatesSan Francisco4,000
The Irish Reels Film Festival presents the 19th annual 3-day celebration of new Irish cinema at the SIFF Film Center in Seattle from October 7-9th, 2016. Opening night Gala at 6pm on Oct. 7th is co-hosted by Irish Network Seattle. Funds are requested to support travel and accommodation for a visiting filmmaker to attend.United StatesSeattle1,500
Moira Tierney will present her work at the Istituto Azimut in Rome, Italy, in October 2016, as part of a film series showcasing the work of international women artists, curated by Elena Tyushova and Mario Cumbat, in collaboration with the Associazione Culturale Luk EriItalyRome1,000
Hubert Butler is about to be published in a major 350 page collection in the Croat language for the first time. Fraktura, the leading Croat independent publisher of Butler's work are arranging screenings (starting with Kino Europa in Zagreb Sept 7th)- of the film to coincide with publication.CroatiaZagreb800
As director I am invited to attend the screening of THE GREAT WALL at DOKU.ARTS. The 10th edition of the international film festival will take place from Oct 6-23, 2016 at the German Historical Museum in Berlin. The screening will be followed by an interview on stage and a Q&A with the audience. THE GREAT WALL has been screened at various festivals around the world, but not yet in Germany.GermanyBerlin350


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 7,150
Tigh Fili/Bradshaw books to present an Irish poetry tour with the launch of the 'Best of Cork Literary Review Vol XVI' and the novel 'Birdsong' in San Franciso, USA from 18 - 21 October 2016
United StatesSan Francisco2,500
Presentation by film-maker and writer Alan Gilsenan at the 33rd Annual International Conference of IASIL Japan 2016 at International Christian University, 15 - 16 October, at Waseda University 17 October and at Gakushuin University on 19 October 2016
The project 'Threshold' will be presented at MS17 Art Project www.ms17artproject.com, 165 State Street, New London, Connecticut. It consists of artwork by Mark McKee, and poetry by Celia de Fréine. Pre-recorded poetry will form part of the exhibition and a printed catalogue will be available. The project will be launched on 1st October, 2016 and will continue for 3 months.United StatesNew London1,000
Stephen James Smith to give a recital of his work at the The George Town Literary Festival (GTLF) in Penang, Malaysia from 25 - 27 November 2016MalaysiaPenang850
Two readings (with the possibility of a third event) by Irish poet Billy Ramsell at the Vancouver Writers Fest on Granville Island, Vancouver, in October 2016.700
Slovene Writers' Association in collaboration with the Cultural Society Vilenica presenting Irish writer Martin Dyar at the 31st Vilenica International Literary Festival in Slovenia, 7 - 11 September 2016

SloveniaLjubljana, Maribor, Celje, Trbovlje, Sežana, Bilje, Lokev, Koper, Trieste, Lipica, Vilenica cave500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 107,000
Dublin Guitar Quartet perform the US Premier of Michael Gordon's "Amplified" at Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York in December 2016. "Amplified" is a 60 minute work for Electric Guitar Quartet. This piece was commissioned by the Arts Council of Ireland and was premiered at the WOW Festival,NCH Dublin in March 2015. The US performance will be designed and directed by Jim Findlay.United StatesNew York7,000
Crash Ensemble, Ireland’s leading new music group, will perform 3 concerts at Iceland Airwaves Festival, Nov 2016. Airwaves is an annual music festival held in Reykjavík, showcasing new music, both Icelandic and international. Crash Ensemble's concerts are part of Icelandic record label Bedroom Community’s 10th anniversary. Crash release their next album on the Bedroom Community in Oct 2016.IcelandReykjavík7,000
The Outside Track will tour in the PEI and Nova Scotia provinces of Canada, and in AZ, CO, CA, NH and ME, USA from Sep 16 – Oct 15 2016, headlining at 3 major festivals and performing concerts at established venues across the USA and Canada. The main goal of this tour is to expand into the Canadian and American traditional music markets.United States, CanadaTucson, Phoenix, Walsenburg, Felton, Casper, Grass Valley, Colebrook, Mexico City, Portland, Farmington, Calais, Charlottetown, Cape Breton Island, Halifax6,000
The grant application is for funding for tour support and promotion of Marc O' Reilly's new studio album entitled: Morality Mortality.
The album is scheduled for release in October 2016 with a two month tour schedule across the UK and mainland Europe.
United Kingdom, Netherlands, Germany, SwitzerlandManchester, Nottingham, Glasgow, Newcastle, Skegness, Brighton, London, Bristol, Falmouth, Cardiff, Gloucester, Amsterdam, Swolle, Groningen, Bremen, Cologne, Frankfurt, Heidelberg, Nyon, Lorrach, Dresden, Leipzeig, Berlin, Erfurt, Den Hague, Nijmegen6,000
Trio Festivale (Sabrina Hu, flute, Gerald Peregrine, cello, and Cathal Breslin, piano) will have a 6-date concert tour of the United States from September 22-October 2, 2016, across 6 venues in 4 States. The concert tour programme will feature multimedia enhanced works spanning 200 years and different styles, including classical, Irish contemporary, jazz and Irish traditional arrangements.United StatesMemphis, Oxford, New Orleans, Waco, Austin, Houston6,000
Magnetic Music GmbH presenting the Irish Folk Festival tour in Luxembourg, Germany & Switzerland from 25 October - 19 November 2016

Luxembourg, Germany, SwitzerlandLuxembourg, Mainz, Kreuztal, Germering, Ravensburg, Mühldorf am Inn, Damstadt, Nürnberg, Oberkochen, Luzern, Herisau, Stuttgart, Marburg, Düsseldorf, Velbert, Bremerhaven, Hamburg, Worpswede, Andernach, Hannover, Buchholz, Lübeck, Rostock, Berlin5,000
The 21st Irish Christmas tour featuring Goitse, Lumiere, Paddy Kennan & Daoiri Farrell and Sibeal Davitt in Austria, Belgium, Switzerland and Italy, 24 November - 17 December 2016

Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, ItalyDilbeek, Het Perron, Schaffhausen, Zug, Götzis, Imst, Vols, Salzburg, Ried, Traisen, St.Pölten, Laakirchen, Bad Ischl, Tricesimo, Feldkirchen, Öblarn, Bleiburg, Bruck, Vienna, Baden, Grafenegg, Oslip5,000
The Bonny Men, a seven piece band will perform at the Michigan Irish Music Festival in September 2016. Band members are: Barry Lyons, Conor Lyons, Maitiu O Casaide, Natalie Ni Chasaide, Turlough Chambers, Adam Whelan and Moss Landman. The festival aims to provide a platform for high quality Irish music performance to a large audience. It promotes Irish culture and heritage. United StatesMuskegon5,000
'Irish Christmas in America' returns to the US during Nov/Dec 2016 for a 12th consecutive tour of East and West coasts. Produced by Oisin Mac Diarmada, the show also features vocalists Seamus Begley & Niamh Farrell, musicians Grainne Hambly (harp), Sean Gavin (uilleann pipes / flute), Patrick Doocey (guitar) and dancers Samantha Harvey & Brian Cunningham. United StatesCedar Rapids, Chicago, Traverse City, San Diego, New York, Lakewood, Sellersville, Lancaster, Colorado Springs, Broomfield, Dublin, Cincinnati, Portland, Phoenix, Santa Cruz, Berkeley5,000
FourWinds tour of Australia and New Zealand, presenting at Woodford Folk Festival,
Brisbane, Cygnet Folk Festival, Illawara Folk Festival, Festival of Small Halls, Aukland Folk Festival and others TBC.
Australia, New ZealandBrisbane, Cygnet, Bulli, TBC - Mobile Festival concert series, Aukland5,000
The Academic - UK / European Autumn Tour, October-November 2016

France, United Kingdom, Netherlands, BelgiumParis, Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham, London, Amsterdam, Brussels5,000
Showcase performances by leading uilleann pipers at locations around the world as part of International Uilleann Piping Day.United Kingdom, United States, Switzerland, ArgentinaPreston, Glasgow, East Durham, Schaffhausen, Buenos Aires4,500
Fidelio Trio
Darragh Morgan - violin
Adi Tal - cello
Mary Dullea - piano
USA Tour
26 Feb - 5 March 2017

United StatesNew York, Miami, Youngstown, Pittsburgh4,000
The Aoife Scott Band bring her debut album to the United States for the first major American Tour September 2016. The line up includes Aoife Scott, (Vocals, Bodhrán), Andrew Meaney (Guitar, Vocals) Eamonn Moloney (Bodhran, Flute, Whistle & Vocals) Conor Lyons, (Bouzouki, Bodhran, Vocals). The tour will mainly focus in the mid-east, and east coast of America. United StatesBoston, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, Muskegon, Traverse City, Ann Arbour, Syracuse, Rochester, New York, Lancaster, Philadelphia, Walpole4,000
The Trip to Birmingham Tradfest 2016 is an award-winning Irish traditional music festival held in venues in and around the city’s Irish Quarter. It will take place over the long weekend of 24-27 Nov 2016. Now in its third year, it is delivered primarily by a committee of six, all of whom are based in the city and have Irish links. The festival principally showcases artists based in Ireland.United KingdomBirmingham, Molloy's Ceol Castle4,000
Building on strong relations strategically developed in China, the RIAM returns, September 2016. In addition, the RIAM develops a further partnership in the East, sending members of its Teaching Staff to Korea to perform in Seoul. Taking place August 30th-September 13th, the visit aims to highlight high-calibre music-making from Ireland in territories of significance to the RIAM.
China, Korea, Republic ofHarbin, Seoul, Beijing4,000
The Finnish Irish Society presenting the 31st Irish Festival in Finland, 24 September - 5 October 2016. Organised by the Finnish Irish Society, the festival is currently in its 31st year. In the past the Festival has featured the likes of the Chieftains, Mary Black, Mary Cochlan, Maighread & Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, De Dannan and Christy Moore, and has benefited greatly from Culture Ireland funding. The festival seeks to provide a platform for 9 Ireland based and 5 Irish artists to perform to audiences in Helsinki and across Finland. The Festival will include Irish music, dance and theatre performances by a variety of artists. FinlandHelsinki, Hämeenlinna, Heinola, Porvoo, Tammisaari, Vantaa3,000
Ronan Guilfoyle performing ‘A Shy-Going Boy’ at Wangaratta Jazz Festival and also performing 'The Long Way Around’ at Sydney’s Foundry 616, Australia, 26 - 31 October 2016 AustraliaWangaratta, Sydney3,000
This is How We Fly performing at MA Scene Nationale, Montbeliard, France 15 November 2016FranceMontbéliard3,000
We Banjo 3 tour of Germany November 4-20GermanyRavensburg, Geislingen, Dresden, Leipzig, Remchingen , Leipheim, Munich, Bad Aibling , Tübingen, Montabaur2,000
To support the release of their highly acclaimed 2nd album, The Gloaming (Martin Hayes, Iarla O'Lionarid, Caoimhin O'Raghallaigh, Dennis Cahill & Thomas Bartlett) will tour the UK in Sept 2016 performing at prestige venues in Bristol, London, Manchester, Edinburgh & BirminghamUnited KingdomBristol, London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Birmingham2,000
Irish band 'Raglans' undertaking a European Tour in cities in the UK, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Austria and Switzerland, October - December 2016

Germany, Ireland, Belgium, Netherlands, United KingdomDüsseldorf , Braunschweig, Munich, Zurich, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, brussels, Rotterdam, Eindhoven, Gouda, Amsterdam, Bremen, stuttgart, Notthingham, southampton , London, Glasgow2,000
Irish concert "Celtic Christmas" in the series "Diplomatic Notes". Concerts in three Estonia cities, organized by Tallinn Philharmonic Society. The Celtic group Dordan, additional artist – singer Roisin Elsafty. Dec 9.,10,11 year 2016EstoniaPaide, Tallinn, Jõhvi1,500
The 2016 Match&Fuse festival takes place in Toulouse, 29th September - 1st October. Diatribe are one of five international producers involved in Match&Fuse - a European exchange tour network and annual festival. They will bring ALARMIST as Irish representatives to the festival. M&F have partnered with Capsul Collectif in Tours and ALARMIST have also been invited their festival on 1st OctoberFranceToulouse, Tours1,500
Avarus Ensemble performs new works based on Yeats' texts. Nov 3rd 2016. Venue: Hopner House (Tallinn, Estonia). Performed by Avarus Ensemble, featuring Seán Mac Erlaine, Shane O'ReillyEstoniaTallinn1,500
There will be a portrait concert of my percussion and piano music in the Contempuls Festival, Prague, on 25th November 2016. I will perform with Jonny Axelsson from Sweden. In addition the Prague Philharmonic, interviews and I will also meet students at the Academy.Czech RepublicPrague1,000
"The Hunger" is an opera composed by Irish composer Donnacha Dennehy, performed by the New York–based new music ensemble Alarm Will Sound, featuring sean nós singer Iarla Ó Lionáird and directed by Tom Creed. "The Hunger" is being presented by the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival in Brooklyn, New York and the Touhill Center for the Performing Arts in St. Louis, Missouri.United StatesSt. Louis, New York City1,000
Irish co-founded contemporary jazz quintet Aerie will tour Belgium, Germany, Swtizerland, UK and Ireland between 5th October and the 8th December. Aerie features Ingo Hipp (DE) on sax, Sam Comerford (IE) on sax, Laurent Meteau (CH) on guitar, Matthew Jacobson (IE) on drums and David Helm (DE) on bass.Germany, Luxembourg, Belgium, United Kingdom, SwitzerlandBerlin, Frankfort, Luxembourg City, Antwerp, London, Brussels, Freiburg, Lucerne, Zurich, Asse, Gent1,000
'Already Dead Tapes & Records' is an acclaimed indie label based out of Kalamazoo, Chicago & NYC. 'Already Dead Fest' is their annual showcase, and - having released three No Monster Club albums to date, including this year's 'I Feel Magic' - they've invited No Monster Club to headline this year's festival in Michigan & Illinois. NMC will also be playing several additional shows whilst in the USA.1,000
Umbra have been invited to perform at Roskam in Brussels on the 20th of November 2016. Umbra are a 5 piece contemporary jazz band based in Dublin Ireland. We will play the Irish Cultural Centre in Paris on the 22nd of November, this award will cover our hotel costs in Brussels and transport from Brussels to Paris.BelgiumBrussels500
Premier of new work for string quartet and electronics @ Sinus Ton Festival. New work commissioned with funds from Irish Arts Council.GermanyMagdeburg, Berlin500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 210,000
Druid’s production of Martin McDonagh’s ‘The Beauty Queen of Leenane’ in the US in conjunction with David Eden Productions, January – March 2017: Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York; Arts Emerson, Boston; Power Center, Ann Arbor; August Wilson Center, Pittsburgh.United StatesNew York, Boston , Ann Arbor, Pittsburgh70,000
Chekhov's First Play has been invited to perform in one of the most prestigious venues in the UK and one of the most renowned theatre festivals in Europe and the world - Théâtre Vidy Lausanne.United Kingdom, SwitzerlandManchester, Lausanne42,000
Anuna and Gensho Umewak presenting Celtic Noh "At the Hawk's Well", Tokyo, Japan, 16 February 2017JapanTokyo25,000
Druid’s production of Martin McDonagh’s ‘The Beauty Queen of Leenane’ at Hong Kong Arts Festival in conjunction with Arts Eden, March 2017.Hong KongHong Kong20,000
Spectacular show where theatre, digital technology and maths collide in a multimedia performance proving that understanding maths can be fun. Created by Cahoots NI, Belfast. Directed by Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney, score by Garth McConaghie, lighting by Malcolm Smith, choreography by Muirne Bloomer, performed by Nicola Cunningham and Caolan Mc Bride. Digital Media software written by BNL Productions United StatesNorth Miami Beach, Sarasota, West Palm Beach, Clemson, New Bedford MA, Burlington, Morristown, Kingstown, Poughkeepsie, Detroit, Flint, Ames, Dawson, Grand Rapids, Sheridan, Billings, Modesto, Santa Rosa, Las Vegas, Avon, Junction City, Orange, Galveston15,000
Pan Pan presenting 'All That Fall' at the Lincoln Centre in New York, November 2016.
United StatesNew York14,000
A presentation of the American premiere of Brian Friel's AfterPlay starring Dermot Crowley and Dearbhla Molloy directed by Joe Dowling at the McLucas Studio Theatre/Irish Repertory Theatre, New York from September 22 thru October 30th, 2016United StatesNew York14,000
A tour of our production of Moby Dick to Gainesville, Florida in September 2016.United StatesGainesville5,000
Prime Cut will present Scorch by Stacey Gregg, directed by Emma Jordan - Winner of the 2016 Irish Times Best New Play and Irish Writers Guild Best Theatre Script at Sherman Cymru Cardiff from 5-8 September 2016United KingdomCardiff2,500
Jellyfish by Alice Malseed and Sarah Baxter is a one woman show written and performed by Alice Malseed and developed and directed by Sarah Baxter. It will be presented in the UK in September 2016 at Hightide Festival 2016 (10th/11th), Alderbugh and Wardrobe Theatre (12th), Bristol for a total of three performances.United KingdomAlderburgh, Suffolk, Bristol1,500
Presentation of Donal O'Kelly's 'Hairy Jaysus' and 'Fionnuala' at the International Monodrama Festival THESPIS in Kiel, Germany 14 - 15 November 2016

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 96,550
The exhibition 2116: Forecast of the Next Century features sixteen Irish artists whose works present a vision of our changing society, the technological advances, progress and decline that will shape the coming century. Taking place one hundred years after the Easter Rising, 2116 is a platform for what is rising now and a way for Ireland in all its definitions to begin to imagine what lies ahead.United StatesEast Lansing 20,000
Mother’s tankstation will participate in three of the visual art world’s calendared ‘festival’ events towards the close of 2016; Frieze London, Paris Internationale and Art Basel Miami Beach, exhibiting full and intellectually contextualised presentations of Irish and international artists.
United Kingdom, France, United StatesLondon, United Kingdom., Paris, Miami16,000
Exhibition by Gerard Byrne entitled 'A late evening in the future' at the Australian Centre of Contemporary Art, Melbourne from 7 October - 27 November 2016

Reykjavik Art Museum is organizing and presenting the exhibition of The Enclave, a six-channel video installation (2012-13) and photography (2012-15) from subjects captured in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, by Irish artist Richard Mosse. It will be shown in the city centre venue of the museum and is scheduled to open on September 29, 2016 and continues through to February 5, 2017.IcelandReykjavik12,000
Gibbons & Nicholas presenting works by Irish artists at Context Art Miami 29 November - 4 December 2016
United StatesMiami5,000
I have three major shows lined up for Sept- December 2016. All are at major internationally acclaimed venues, first one being the Contemporary Art Centre, New Orleans, the second at Art Basel special installation project, and the Untitled Art show at Art Basel, Miami. United StatesNew Orleans , Miami5,000
START, presented by Prudential, is an art fair held at Saatchi Gallery, London. The fair shines a spotlight on emerging artists and new art scenes. The third edition of the fair returns in 2016, from 14-18 September.United KingdomLondon3,000
Gareth Kennedy presenting 'The Uncomfortable Science - Act II' at The Tiroler Volkskunstmuseum, Innsbruck, Austria 23 October 2-16 - January 2017AustriaInnsbruck3,000
YOU MAKE MINE/ I MAKE YOURS a Visual Art Exhibition between 8 Irish and Finnish based contemporary Printmakers, will be shown at Ratamo Galleria in Jyväskylä, Finland in September 2016.

This exhibition will be a fringe event to the Scandinavian Graphica Creativa International Print Triennial, 2016.
A group of Irish curators will present work by Irish artist Fiona Marron in Turin, Italy, from November 2nd - 6th, as part of PIIGS - An alternative history of curating, an auxillary event of Artissima art fair.ItalyTurin2,500
Irish artists Kennedy Browne exhibiting at 'Silence. Darkness', Tallinn Art Hall, Estonia, 2 Sept. - 9 Oct. 2016 EstoniaTallinn2,500
We are the center is a two year exhibition project that will present the practice of several internationally recognized artists working around notions of display. The work of Irish artist Sarah Pierce will be presented with her piece "The Meaning of Greatness" as the beginning of a project that will explore her work in depth and will demonstrate this Irish artist's contribution to contemporary art2,500
A solo exhibition by Stephen Brandes entitled "Parc du Souvenir" at Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, from 28th October until 17th December 2016.United KingdomEdinburgh2,000
The Edinburgh art fair will take place November 18th to the 20th in the Corn exchange Edinburgh ,i t is run by arteineuropa
United KingdomEdinburgh1,500
Coup de Ville, curated by Stef Van Bellingen, is a Triennial Contemporary Art Exhibition in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium. 2016 is the 3rd edition comprising 25 international artists. It runs from 9th Sept. - 9th Oct. 2016 also marks the 10th anniversary of WARP Contemporary Platform, organisers of Coup de Ville, who will host events (performances, lectures, artist talks), to complement the Triennial.BelgiumSint-Niklaas1,500
Exhibition by Frances Crowe at the 'From Lausanne to Beijing' International Fibre Art festival in Shenzhen City Beijing, China, 8 - 12 September 2016

ChinaShenzhen City1,200
By special invite from Helsinki Comics Festival, I as part of Stray Lines Comics Collective will present live readings of sequential narrative work to a considerable audience, this September 2-4, in Helsinki, and will have a table in the fair, where we will show the latest work in sequential narrative and comics from Ireland.FinlandHelsinki450
By special invite from Helsinki Comics Festival, I, as part of Stray Lines Comics Collective will present live readings of sequential narrative work to a considerable audience, this September 2-4, in Helsinki, and will have a table in the fair, where we will show the latest work in sequential narrative and comics from Ireland.FinlandHelsinki450
By special invite from Helsinki Comics Festival, I, as part of Stray Lines Comics Collective will present live readings of sequential narrative work to a considerable audience, this September 2-4, in Helsinki, and will have a table in the fair, where we will show the latest work in sequential narrative and comics from Ireland.FinlandHelsinki450


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 12,000
The Cáceres Irish Fleadh, Cáceres, Extremadura, Spain, 24 - 30 October 2016.
The Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann Echoes of Erin Concert Tour of Canada takes place between September 19- October 3 2016. Presented by CCÉ this 2 Hour concert of authentic Irish traditional music, dance, song and recitation also includes a specific centenary commemoration 'Echoes of 1916' .
CanadaVarious Locations5,000
at the Irish American Heritage Center, Chicago, October 14, 15, 16, presented by The Irish Books, Arts, and Music Celebration NPO;
produced by Cliff and Cathy Carlson of Irish American News, Chicago.
United StatesChicago2,000

Total for Summer 2016: €554,350