Outcome Grant Autumn 2019


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 13,500
Presentation by Fidget Feet with Arcadia Spectacular, Glastonbury music festival, UK, 26 - 28 June 2020United KingdomGlastonbury 7,500
Presentation of Miles of Smiles by Fanzini Productions at various venues, Nepal, 15 - 29 September 2020NepalKathmandu and surrounding regions4,500
Presentation of Born of normal parents! by Murray Molloy at KKNK, South Africa, Harare international Festival of Arts, Zimbabwe and Zegny Zo, Madagascar, 24 March - 23 May 2020South Africa, Zimbabwe, MadagascarOudtschoorn, Harare, Antsiranana (Diëgo Suarez)1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 116,500
Presentation by Teaċ Daṁsa of MÁM & Swan Lake/Loch na hEala, London, UK, Taipei, Taiwan, Perth, Australia and Wellington, New Zealand, 5 February - 8 March 2020United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, Province of ChinaLondon, Perth, Wellington, Taipei100,000
Presentation of Birdboy at Edinburgh International Children's Festival 2020 (Imaginate), at the Brunton Theatre, 25 - 26 May 2020

United KingdomEdinburgh7,000
Tour of Endling by Rob Heaslip at North Scotland, UK, 13 - 28 March 2020
United KingdomInverness, Stornoway, Moray, Banchory, Wick6,000
Presentation of Circus by Tara Brandel at FRESH Festival and CSU, Hayward and San Francisco, USA, 20 January - 6 February 2020United StatesSan Francisco, Hayward3,000
Presentations of Usłyszeć Taniec IRLANDIA/Hear The Dance with Ruth McKenna in 5 cities in Poland, 14 -17 March 2020PolandNowa Ruda, Bielawa, Kędzierzyn Kożle, Wrocław500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 56,000
Presentation of Irish films by Irish Screen America, New York and Los Angeles, January - December 2020United StatesNew York, Beverly Hills11,000
The 20th Annual Irish Film Festival, Boston screening contemporary Irish film in Somerville Massachusetts from 19 - 22 March 2020United StatesSomerville, MA9,000
ARHIMEDIA presenting IrishFilmFesta, Rome, Italy, 25 March - 29 March 2020ItalyRoma8,000
32th Irish Film Festival, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk and Kazan, Russia, 11 - 22 March 2020Russian FederationMoscow, Saint Petersburg, Kazan, Novosibirsk7,000
Solas Nua Capital Irish Film Festival (CIFF), Silverspring, Maryland, USA, 27 February - 1 March 2020United StatesSilver Spring5,000
Screening of Irish films at The 6th Irish Australian Film Festival, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, Australia, 13 May - 18 July 2020AustraliaSydney, Melbourne, Perth, Melbourne, Perth5,000
Presentation of 21st Chicago Irish Film Festival, Chicago, IL, USA, 27 February - 1 March 2020United StatesChicago, Wilmette4,000
Presentations of two Irish directors at the Annual Toronto Irish Film Festival at the TIFF Bell Lightbox venue, Toronto, Canada, 28 February - 1 March 2020CanadaToronto3,000
Presentation of Irish Film at Scéal Eile: Irish belgian Film Festival, Brussels, Belgium, 29 January - 1 February 2020BelgiumBrussels (Ghent), Ghent2,500
Presentation of Irish films as part of The Annual Chicago European Union Film Festival at the Gene Siskel Film Center, Art Institute of Chicago, USA, 6 March - 3 April 2020United StatesChicago1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 40,700
Presentation by Poetry Ireland and Irish Writers Centre at Bualadh BOSton including Caelainn Hogan, Colette Bryce and Vona Groarke at The Harvard Club, Boston, USA, 1 - 5 April 2020United StatesBoston10,000
Presentation of Colum McCann, Paul Muldoon, Eimear McBride and Catherine Doyle at Sydney Writers' Festival at Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia, 27 April - 3 May 2020
Presenting Irish short story writers in Calabria, Italy, 24 - 27 June 2020ItalyCosenza5,000
Presentation of Irish writers at 27th Annual Trieste Joyce School, Italy, 15 - 19 June 2020ItalyTrieste3,000
Readings by Irish poets Julie Morrissy and Stephen Sexton at VERSeFest, Ottawa and St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, 28 - 31 March 2020CanadaOttawa (Ontario) and St. John's (Newfoundland)3,000
Salmon Poetry attending the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Literary Conference & Book Fair, San Antonio, Texas, 3 -7 March 2020United StatesSan Antonio2,000
Stephen James Smith European Tour, 1 March - 12 April 2020
Exhibition of Illustration and Children's Books by Illustrators Ireland members at the Bologna Children's Bookfair, Bologna, Italy, 30 March - 2 April 2020ItalyBologna1,500
Attendance by Little Island Books at Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy from 30 March - 2 April 2020ItalyBologna1,500
Readings by Liz Nugent at St. Augustine Celtic Heritage Festival, Francis Field, St Augustine, Florida, USA, 14 - 15 March 2020
United StatesSt Augustine1,400
Readings by OR Melling at Auroville & Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and at 144th Theosophical Convention, Varanasi, India, 31 December - 16 January, 2020IndiaVaranasi, Auroville, Pondicherry 1,000
Participation by IBBY Ireland in the Bologna International Book Fair Bologna, Italy from 30 March - 2 April 2020ItalyBologna750
M.H. Gill & Co. attendance at Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy, 30 March - 2 April 2020ItalyBologna750
Attendance by Patrick Ryan at Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy, 30 March - 2 April 2020

Futa Fata participating in the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy from 30 March - 2nd April 2020 ItalyBologna750
Participation by Jane Casey at St Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage Festival, St Augustine, Florida, USA, 14 - 15 March 2020United StatesSt Augustine700
Launch of the book Deštivec/Raimaker by Bernard O’Donoghue, Prague, Czech Republic, 23 - 28 April 2020
Czech RepublicPrague600
Presentation of poetry readings by Nerys Williams as part of a Fired! / Cardiff Poetry Experiment Showcase at Seren Poetry Festival, Cardiff, UK, 16 February 2020
United KingdomCardiff500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 314,900
IMAGINING IRELAND: Words & Music is being presented at the Barbican by Serious in association with NCH Dublin on Friday 21 February 2020.United KingdomLondon47,000
Celtic Connections Festival, Glasgow, Scotland from 16 January - 2 February 2020United KingdomGlasgow18,000
Performances by Crash Ensemble of Daniel Bjarnason Songs, The Muziekgebouw, Eindhoven & Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 14 - 15 April 2020

Netherlands Eindhoven , Amsterdam8,000
Tour of the USA and Canada by Saint Sister, opening for Tall Heights, 11 February - 14 March 2020United States, Canada, United KingdomCleveland, Columbus, Indianapolis, Chicago, Minneapolis,, Denver, Salt Lake City, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, San Fran, CA, LA , Austin, Dallas, Memphis, Nashville, Washington, Philadelphia, NYC, Montreal, Toronto, Milwaukee8,000
Presentation of Irish music and dance at Irish Cultural Fair, Bangkok, Thailand, 30 July - 1 August 2020ThailandBangkok8,000
Presentation of Réalta tour of the USA with special guest Myles McCormack, 28 February - 17 March 2020.

United StatesWausau, Eau Claire, S, Lancaster, Bangor, Newburyport, Calais, Farmington , Cape Cod, Durango, Colorado Springs, Denver7,500
Tour of Germany and USA by JigJam, various venues in Germany and USA, 8 January - 21 April 2020Germany, United StatesLichtentanne-thanhof, Anrochte, Müllenbach, Mendig, Saarbrucken, Marburg, Hamburg, Bugewitz, Brownfield, Saratoga Springs, Piermont, Northampton, Somerville, New York City, Lansing, Benton Harbor, Ann Arbor, Waterloo, St. Cloud, Dallas, Madison, Nashville, Pigeon Forge, Newnan, Americus, Woodstock, Talahassee, Milwaukee, Dillsburg, New Bremen7,000
European & North American tour by Hilary Woods for new album Birthmarks, UK, Belgium, Netherlands, Turkey, Sweden, Finland, USA, Spring and Autumn 2020Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom, Turkey, Sweden, Norway, Finland, United States, CanadaGroningen, Antwerp, London, Brighton, Genk, Tilburg, Istanbul, Stockholm, Oslo, Gothenburg, Malmo, Helsinki, Kortrijk, San Diego, Santa Ana, Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, Reno, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Hudson, Boston, Brooklyn, NYC, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Richmond, Raleigh, Atlanta, Orlando, Tampa, Miami 7,000
Tour of New Zealand by Pauline Scanlon & Keeva, including Auckland Folk Festival and 3 other venues, 21 January - 3 Feb 2020New ZealandWellington, Auckland, Lower Hutt, Eastbourne7,000
Tour of festivals in Australia and Middle East by Hermitage Green, Quatar, Bahrain, UAE, Australia, 13 - 23 March 2020Australia, Qatar, Bahrain, United Arab EmiratesPerth, Sydney, Melbourne, Doha, Manama, Dubai7,000
European tour of Only Light by Wyvern Lingo, Sweden, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, France and UK, 8 February - 20 March 2020Sweden, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, France, United KingdomStockholm , Hamburg, Berlin, Erfurt, Mainz , Cologne, Amsterdam, Brussells, Paris, Brighton, London, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Manchester6,000
Performances by Camerata Ireland of Beethoven's Concerto Cycle, Royal Opera House, Versailles, France, 7 - 8 March 2020
FranceVersailles, Paris6,000
Tour of Australia and New Zealand by FONTAINES DC, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Paddington, Adelaide, Auckland, 26 January - 9 February 2020Australia, New ZealandPerth/Melbourne/Brisbane/Sydney/Paddington/Adelaide, Auckland6,000
Concert Tour of Britain by Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Liverpool, Tyneside, Leeds and other cities, UK, 15 - 22 February 2020 United KingdomLiverpool, Tyneside, 17th February, Leeds, Settle, Leceister, Milton Keynes, London6,000
IMDL presenting Return to Camden Town Concert Series, London, UK, 18 June - 5 December 2020United KingdomLondon, Birmingham6,000
Irish artists performing at Les Semaines Irlandaises en Artois-Gohelle, La Grange, Aix-Noulette, France, 12 - 22 March 2020FranceAIX-NOULETTE, MAZINGARBE, MARQUILLIES, BILLY-MONTIGNY, GRENAY, HARNES, LENS, Angres, Lens, Liévin, Hénin-Beaumont, Mazingarbe, Hersin-Coupigny5,000
Tour of Chile by Los Paddys including St. Patrick's Festival, Santiago, Quilicura and Valparaiso, Chile, 6 - 20 March 2020ChileSantiago, Quilicura, Valparaiso5,000
Tour of USA by The Jeremiahs, 7 venues across USA, 28 February - 15 March 2020United StatesIndianapolis, Madison, Harrogate, Peninsula, Charleston, Asheville, Bethleham5,000
Tour of USA by Goitse, 16 venues new to Goitse, USA, 25 February - 19 March 2020United StatesKamuela, Hilo, Maui , Honolulu , Johnston University, Nortre Dame, St Louis , Batavia, Des Moines, Hesston, Houston, Ruston, Springfield, Louisville, La Crosse, Hillsdale 5,000
Tour of USA by Téada, 17 venues across USA, 21 February - 17 March 2020United StatesSan Diego, Templeton, Pacific Grove, Winters, Fort Bragg, Ashland, Seatlle, Sequim, Mount Vernon, Port Angeles, Vienna, Silver Spring, Lancaster, Lutherville-Timonium, Portland, Lincoln City, Corvallis5,000
Tour of North America by McPeake, various venues across USA, 11 March - 2 April 2020United StatesCookeville, Nashville, Roebling Point, Indianapolis, St Louis, Kansas City , Des Moines, Rockford, Chicago, Ann Arbor , Detroit, Columbus , Wellsboro, Philadelphia 5,000
International tour of Ye Vagabonds' The Hare's Lament, UK, USA, Canada, Australia, 30 January - 11 March 2020United States, AustraliaShelburne, New York City, Washington DC, Baltimore, Northampton, Boston, Milwaukee, Chicago, Sydney, Cobargo, Petersham, Port Fairy, Melbourne5,000
US tour of Nico Muhly's How Little You Are by Dublin Guitar Quartet with Roomful of Teeth, Michigan, Vermont, Conneticul and Utah, USA, 23 January - 5 February 2020United StatesInterlochen, East Lansing , Middlebury, New Haven, Provo5,000
Concerts by RIAM Percussion Ensemble, New York City, USA, 31 March - 3 April 2020United StatesNew York5,000
Performances by Thumper, 13 venues across UK, Netherlands and Germany, 18 February - 3 March 2020Germany, United KingdomHamburg, Berlin, Cologne, Elfer, Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham, Bristol, London, Brighton5,000
US tour by We Banjo 3, 18 US states, USA, 9 January - 22 March 2020United StatesAnn Arbor, Utica, Sellersville, Erie, Columbus, Cincinnati, Old Saybrook, Saratoga Springs, Somerville, Seattle, Portland, Loveland, Frederick, Richmond, Lafayette, CHICAGO, Mineral Point, Milwaukee, Hailey, Kansas City5,000
Tour by The Conifers, Mary Staunton and Jerry Mulvihill, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and Austria, 4 - 22 March 2020Germany, Switzerland, Austria, ItalyLandshut, Winterthur, Öblarn, St.Georgen am Längsee, Tricesimo, Frauental, Steyr, RIED, Waidhofen, Korneuburg, Vienna, Baden, St.Pölten, Dornbirn, Freistadt5,000
UK Showcases & Eastern European Tour by Just Mustard, UK, Hungary, Netherlands, Slovakia, Czech Republic, 13 January - 17 April 2020 United Kingdom, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Czech Republic, NetherlandsLondon, Reading, Budapest, Vienna, Ljubljana, Prague, Rotterdam4,500
Presentation of Irish artists at Music City Irish Fest, Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, 13 - 17 March 2020United StatesNashville4,000
Presentation of Irish artists by Quiet Lights at Unamplifire, Master Shipwright's Palace, London, UK, 6 June 2020United KingdomLondon4,000
Gala concert by Chamber Choir Ireland, 4th (inter)National Congress for Choir Conductors, Paris, France, 11-13 September 2020FranceParis4,000
Solo tour of Australia by Daoirí Farrell, 8 enues across Australia, 21 May - 8 June 2020AustraliaBowen Hills, Queensland, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Mayfield, Katoomba, Marrickville, Portarlington, Victoria, Eumundi, Byron Bay 4,000
Tour of USA by Socks in the Frying Pan, various venues, 10 January - 23 March 2020United StatesNew York, New Orleans, Barre, Cumberland, South Boston, Fayetteville, Milwaukee, Socorro, Minneapolis, ALAMOGORDO, Corrales, Davis4,000
Tour by One for the Foxes, 17 venues across Canada and USA, 5 April - 17 May 2020United States, CanadaManitou, Paonia, Denver, London, Ingersoll, Kitchener, Toronto, Lansing, Spring Lake, Detroit, Rochester, Honesdale, Old Saybrook, Cumberland, Rumford, Calais, Loveland4,000
Tour of Europe by David Keenan including France, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Poland, Norway and Denmark, 19 March - 4 April 2020France, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Denmark, NorwayParis, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Zurich, Munich, Vienna, Czechia, Warsaw, Berlin, Hamburg, Copenhagen, Oslo4,000
Performance by Yurodny Ensemble as part of the series Cocktail für die Musen at the Kulturcasino, Bern, Switzerland, 16 May 2020SwitzerlandBern4,000
Magnetic Music GmbH presenting Irish musicians in the Irish Heartbeat Tour throughout Germany, 4 - 25 March 2020Germany, Switzerland, AustriaDüsseldorf, Bernburg, Heidenheim, Torgau, Templin, Eisleben, Augsburg, leverkusen, Kaarst, Hamburg, Cuxhaven, Olten, Hohenems, Reutlingen, Ludwigsburg, Garching, Traunreut, Illingen, Friedrichshafen3,500
Music performance by Susan O'Neill at locations throughout Australia, 28 February - 26 April 2020AustraliaCobargo , Kilmore, Lauriston , Port Fairy, Katoomba, Sydney , Hobart, Wauchope , Parramatta , Towamba, Tathra, Melbourne , Canberra , Fairbridge, Belford, Hunter Valley3,500
Performance by Quiet Music Ensemble of work by Pauline Oliveros and performance of Fluxus works at C3A Centro de Creación Contemporánea de Andalucía, Córdoba, Spain, 19 - 21 March 2020SpainCórdoba3,000
Performances by Kyoto Love Hotel at the New Colossus Festival, New York City, USA, 11 - 16 March 2020 United StatesNew York3,000
Aoife Scott Band US Tour, USA, 11 March - 12 April 2020United StatesNashville, Dunedin , Port Clinton, Marietta, WhiteHall, Rochester, Lancaster, Hartland, St Paul, Milwaukee, Rockford3,000
US Tour by I Draw Slow, Virginia, North Carolina and Tennessee, South Eastern USA, 3 - 20 April 2020United StatesSalem, Fairfax , Nashville, Ashville3,000
Performances by RIAM Symphony Orchestra with the Lilla Akademien, Stockholm, Sweden, 20 - 25 April 2020SwedenStockholm3,000
Tour of the USA by HighTime, various venues across 11 states, USA, 13 February - 18 March 2020United StatesHillpoint, Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Ann Arbor, Wilmington, Timonium, Wellsboro, York, Rochester, Rumford, Calais, Farmington, Cumberland, Wolfsboro, Canton, Durango, Colorado Springs, Denver3,000
European tour by Junior Brother as support to The Murder Capital, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Denmark, Germany, The Netherlands, France & Belgium, 24 January - 11 February 2020Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Denmark, Netherlands, France, BelgiumVienna, Munich, Prague, Warsaw, Poznan, Copenhagen, Aarhus, Berlin, Münster, Groningenm, Amsterdam, Paris, Brussels3,000
Performances by Anne-Marie O'Farrell and Cormac De Barra to promote Irish harp, Irish Chamber of Commerce & Voice of the Harp, Hong Kong, 17 - 23 March 2020Hong KongHong Kong3,000
Tour by Andy Irvine of New Zealand, 13 venues including Auckland Folk Festival, 20 January - 11 February 2020New ZealandAuckland, Kakaramea, Tauranga, Palmerston North, Masterton, Levin, Wellington, Onekaka, Nelson, Cardrona, Dunedin3,000
Tour by David Keenan of 10 UK venues including London, Cardiff, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, Newcastle, UK, 5 - 17 March 2020United KingdomEdinburgh, Glasgow, Newcastle, Manchester, Leicester, Sheffield, Bermingham, Cardiff, Cambridge, Southampton, London3,000
Performances by The Scott Flanigan Trio at The 2020 Eurojazz Festival, Mexico City, 20 - 25 March 2020MexicoMexico City2,700
Performances of The Pianist and the Piper: A Celebration of Turlough O' Carolan and John Field by Fionnuala and Diarmuid Moynihan, Cairo Opera House, Egypt, 15 April 2020EgyptCairo2,500
Tour by Cúig, Germany and Switzerland, 15 January - 8 February 2020GermanyHeidelberg, Karlsruhe , Leinfelden-Echterdingen , Puchheim , Geislingen/Steige , Aschaffenburg , Heiligenhaus , Syke , Saalfeld , Wernigerode , Gevelsberg , Kellinghusen , Eltville , Bad Reichenhall , Ingolstadt , Sondershausen 2,500
Performances of Cairo to Connemara: Routes and Rhythms in Irish Music by The Atlantic Orchestra Project, Davos, Zurich and Bern, Switzerland, 22 - 26 January 2020SwitzerlandDavos, Zurich, Bern2,000
Performances by Catherine McEvoy at Boxwood Australia & New Zealand, 24 February - 15 March 15 2020Australia, New ZealandQueenscliff, Daylesford, Melbourne, Auckland, Waipu, Kaiwaka, Hamilton, Rotorua, Nelson, Takaka2,000
Trio Festivale - Contemporary Irish music concert tour of the US: Phoenix, Tucson, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Las Vegas, USA, 15 - 27 February 2020United StatesSanta Barbara, Northridge (Los Angeles), Las Vegas, Tucson, Phoenix (Tempe)2,000
Performance by Maighread and Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill and Fintan Vallely of If you're Irish ... The Grace Kelly Irish-American songsheet concert, Princess Grace Irish Library, Monaco, 18 - 19 March 2020MonacoMonaco Ville1,500
Association of Irish Composers at International Society for Contemporary Music World Music Days Festival, New Zealand, 21 - 30 April 2020New ZealandAuckland and/or Christchurch1,500
3 Performances by Diane Daly violinist with São Paulo State Youth Orchestra and with Andrés Bello University Orchestra, Sao Paulo, Brazil and Santiago, Chile, 9 - 13 May 2020 Brazil, ChileSantos, São Paulo, Santiago1,500
Presentation by Diatribe records of performance by Alarmist at Match & Fuse Festival 2020, Zurich, Switzerland, 1 February 2020SwitzerlandZurich1,500
Tour of UK and Germany by Megan O'Neill, 6 UK and 8 German venues, 14 February - 18 April 2020United Kingdom, GermanyBillericay, Devon, Exeter, London, Sheffield, Frankfurt, Lenzen, Lübeck, Gladbeck, Soden, Hamburg, Mainz1,500
Kindersang -US premiere of song cycles by Deirdre Gribbin presenting a West Cork Chamber Music Festival commission at Lincoln Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York, 6 April 2020.

United StatesNew York1,200
Performances by Darragh Morgan at Xiquitsi Classical Music Season 2020, Maputo, Mozambique and Baroque 2000, Durban, South Africa, 1 - 11 May 2020Mozambique, South AfricaMaputo, Durban1,200
Presentation of TU Dublin Harp Ensemble at the Harpes au Max International Harp Festival, Ancenis, France, 14 - 17 May 2020FranceAncenis1,200
Tour of the low countries by Lorcán Mac Mathúna Trio, Netherlands and Belgium, 24 - 26 January 2020Netherlands, BelgiumMiddelburg, zevenaar, Belsele1,100
Tour of Denmark by Nuala Kennedy with Himmerland, Copenhagen, Als, Øster Assels and Asnæs, Denmark, 12 - 17 February 2020DenmarkCopenhagen , Als, Øster Assels, Asnæs600
Performance of Woman by Sue Rynhart with arrangements by Sue Rynhart & Huw Warren at Gdansk Archipelago Cultural Centre, Gdansk, Poland and Jazovia Filharmonia festival at Jazovia Cultural Centre, Gliwice, Poland, 24 -25 April 2020Ireland, PolandGdansk and Gliwice, Gliwice400


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 73,000
Presentation of Galway International Arts Festival and Jen Coppinger's of Incantata at the Irish Repertory Theatre, New York, USA, 19 February - 19 March 2020United StatesNew York30,000
Presentation of Barry McGovern in Watt by Samuel Beckett at Auckland Arts Festival, Auckland, New Zealand, 25 March - 29 March 2020New ZealandAuckland10,000
Pan Pan Theatre presents ELIZA’s Adventures in the Uncanny Valley at Forum Freies Theater (FFT), Düsseldorf, Germany 3 April - 4 April 2020.
Presentation of A Bolt From The Blue by David Gilna , American Tour , 26 March - 31 May 2020.United StatesKansas 7,000
Brokentalkers present Woman Undone at the Arctic Arts Festival, Harstad, Norway, 22 June 2020.
NorwayHarstad 6,000
Presentation of The Examination by Brokentalkers at Theatre de la Ville’s Chantiers d’Europe Festival, Paris, France, 14 May 2020.FranceParis5,000
Presentation of 'The Curse of the Button Accordion' by Sharon Mannion - North American, San Francisco Irish Center and Kansas City Irish Center Tour, 11 April - 16 April 2020.United StatesSan Francisco, Kansas City5,000
Performance of Dubliners Women by Witch Work Theatre Company, at The British University in Egypt (BUE), Cairo, Egypt, 23 February 2020EgyptCairo3,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 50,000
Presentation of The Second Violinist by Donnacha Dennehy and Enda Walsh at Park Avenue Armory, New York, USA, 25 – 29 September 2020United StatesNew York50,000

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 114,400
Presentation by Stoney Road Press of Irish artists at Bay Area Fine Print Fair, Kala, Art Institute, Art on Paper Fair, Pier 36, New York, Art Market Fair, San Francisco, USA and London Original Print Fair, UK, March - May 2020United StatesSan Francisco , New York and London18,000
Presentation by mother’s tankstation of Atsushi Kaga & Noel McKenna at Taipei Dangdai and Irish artists at Art Basel Hong Kong, 17 January - 21 March 2020Taiwan, Province of China, Hong KongTaipei , Hong Kong 10,000
Exhibition slow motion by Jane Fogarty, The Orleans Gallery, Ottawa, Canada, 20 September - 31 October 2020CanadaOttawa10,000
Solo exhibition Domestic Optimism by Emma Haugh at Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria, 18 September - 20 November 2020AustriaGraz7,000
Solo exhibition, Inscriptions IV, by Ailbhe Ni Bhriain at Domobaal Gallery and solo screening at Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK, 14 February - 21 March 2020United KingdomLondon6,500
Presentation of works by George Bolster, Anita Groener & Siobhan McDonald at Art on Paper, Pier 36 New York City, USA, 4 - 9 March 2020United StatesNew York5,000
Presentation by Ormston House of Kevin Gaffney's Far from the reach of the sun, Supermarket Independent Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden, 22 - 26 April 2020SwedenStockholm5,000
Presentation by Cork Printmakers of 12 Irish artists at London Art Fair, England, 21 – 26 January 2020United KingdomLondon5,000
Presentation by Green on Red Gallery of work by Ronan McCrea at Art Brussels, Belgium, 23 - 26 April 2020Belgiumbrussels5,000
Presentation of Kevin Kavanagh at London Art Fair, London, UK, 22 - 26 January 2020.United KingdomLondon5,000
Exhibition of The Museum of Broadcasting and Loneliness by Declan Clarke at the Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria, 7 February 2020 - 5 July 2020.Austria, Germany, IrelandSalzburg, Berlin, Dublin5,000
Presentation of work by Eithne Jordan & Colin Martin at the London Art Fair, UK, 21 - 26 January 2020United KingdomLondon 5,000
Presentation by Kerlin Gallery of Irish artists at Dallas Art Fair, Texas, USA, 16 - 19 April 2020United StatesDallas5,000
Presentation by 126 Gallery of work by Eleanor McCaughey at Supermarket Independent Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden, 22 - 26 April 2020SwedenStockholm 4,000
Exhibition by Caoimhe Kilfeather at Observatorio Norte, Oono, Durango, Mexico, 1 July - 31 August 2020MexicoDurango3,200
Presentation of multiple works by Cleary Connolly at Flatpack Festival, Birmingham, UK, 7 - 10 May 2020United KingdomBirmingham3,000
Exhibition of work by Paul Kearns, White City Center, Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel, 7 May - 31 August 2020IsraelTel Aviv-Yaffo3,000
Presentation of installation by Maser at the Art On Paper Art Fair, New York, USA, 5 - 8 March 2020United StatesNew York City2,000
Tour of exhibition Above The Fold by Noel Bowler, Atrium Gallery, The Cass, London Metropolitan University and Waterfront Gallery at University of Suffolk, Ipswich, England, 10 January - 26th August.United KingdomLondon, , Ipswich2,000
Solo exhibition of new work by Katie Watchorn at Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover, Glasgow as part of Glasgow International 2020, 23 April - 21 June 2020United KingdomGlasgow1,500
Presentation of Raft by Rita Duffy and Stanislav Nikolov, facade of The Courthauld Institute, London, 1 - 30 March 2020United KingdomLondon1,200
Launch of Michael McLoughlin's When we speak your name we remember you, permanent public sound installation, Sirsapziņas ugunskurs (Burning Conscience) Museum, Cēsis, Latvia, 25 March 2020LatviaCēsis1,000
Presentation of 'anginging' by Dennis McNulty at Grazer Kunstverein, Graz, Austria, 29 April 2020AustriaGraz1,000
Exhibition of work from The Cedar Room by Martin McGagh as part of Bertien van Manen: Encounters & Affinities, The Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 29 February - 9 August 2020NetherlandsAmsterdam1,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 79,800
London Irish Centre - Annual Programme 2020
United KingdomLondon25,000
Irish Cultural Centre Hammersmith presenting Music, Literature, Theatre and Film events, London, 18 January - 23 May 2020 United KingdomLondon16,000
EFACIS presentation of The Irish Itinerary 2020, across 49 European cities, throughout 2020BelgiumUp to 49 cities (to be confirmed): List appended.15,000
Participation of Irish artists at the 8th Belgrade Irish Festival (Beogradski Irski Festival 2020), Belgrade, Serbia from 13 - 22 March 2020SerbiaBelgrade, belgrade8,000
Presentation of Irish Artists at St. Patrick's Day festival, London, 13 -15 March 2020United KingdomLondon5,000
Presentation of new Irish cinema and emerging Irish music at Craic Fest, New York, USA, 6 - 14 March 2020 United StatesNew York4,000
Presentation of Irish musicians at San Patrizio Livorno Festival, Tuscany, Italy, 20 - 22 March 2020ItalyLivorno, Tuscany3,000
Presentation of THREADS by David Ian Bickley at Eyes Walk Digital Festival, Syros, Greece, 27 - 29 July 2019GreeceSyros1,500
Presentation of Irish poets and musician at Voces en los caminos de Irlanda, at Cine del Valle de Hecho, Hecho (Huesca), Spain 25 - 26 July 2020

Irish Cultural Programme at Tyneside Irish Cultural Society, Newcastle, UK, 1 February - 29 March 2019United KingdomNEWCASTLE UPON TYNE800

Total for Autumn 2019: €858,800