Outcome Grant Spring 2020

Dance

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 9,848
Laura Murphy presents 'Abacus' to FiraTàrrega on 11, 12 and 13 September next as part of their International Performing Arts Market 2020. 'Abacus' is directed by Laura Murphy and produced by Kristin Fontanella. It features nine of Ireland's best female contemporary dancers.SpainTàrrega9,848

Literature

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 1,800
The Edinburgh International Book Festival runs over 18 days in August in the historic Charlotte Square Gardens, centrally located in Edinburgh's world heritage listed Georgian New Town. In our 2020 programme, we plan to feature a number of Irish and Northern Irish authors in public events for both adults, children and young people between 15 August – 31 August.
United KingdomEdinburgh1,800

Opera

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 45,000
Six performances of Vivaldi’s opera 'Bajazet' in the Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House, London, UK following a nationwide tour of Ireland. A co-production between the Royal Opera House and Irish National Opera with an Irish and international cast alongside the Irish Baroque Orchestra conducted by Peter Whelan.United KingdomLondon45,000

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 34,500
Representation of Ireland and presentation of design project ‘An Leabharlann’, a temporary library, by the contemporary culture organisation Drop Everything at the London Design Biennale, Somerset House, London, England, 7 - 27 September 2020. United KingdomLondon15,000
Yuri Pattison (b. 1986, Dublin)'s new project "the engine," co-produced with the Douglas Hyde Gallery in Dublin, will be presented in Seoul Mediacity Biennale 2020. Curated by Yung Ma and now celebrating it's 20th anniversary, the Biennale will take place from Sep 7 - Nov 22 in Seoul Museum of Art and other venues within the city. The Biennale is organized and presented by Seoul Museum of Art. Korea, Republic ofSeoul7,000
John Gerrard’s Mirror Pavilion is a large scale outdoor installation to be presented for the first time in South Korea, at the 13th Gwangju Biennale entitled Minds Rising, Spirits Tuning, opening on September 4 and on view until November 29, 2020.
Korea, Republic ofGwangju5,000
Gerard Byrne has exhibit at the Busan International Biennale of Visual Art, in Korea, from September - November 2020. This is the 10th edition of the biennale in its current format. In 2018 the biennale included work from 66 artists from 34 different countries. Visitor numbers based on previous editions are approx 350,000.Korea, Republic ofBusan5,000
Solo exhibition (Receiver) by Jenny Brady at LUX, London 2 May - 13 June 2020 AND Presentation of Receiver by Jenny Brady in group exhibition, 'Code Switching', curated by Kris Dittel for Sculpture International Rotterdam, 14 January - 6 March 2022, with special associated event on 7 - 8 May 2022. 1,500
The project, Ryšys (Connection), is a joint exhibition of new print works and drawings by Irish artist and printmaker Aoife Barrett and Lithuanian artist Neringa Zukauskaite. The work is being exhibited at at Vilniaus rotušė, the Town Hall Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania from the 4 - 31 August 2020.LithuaniaVilnius1,000

Multidisciplinary

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 6,000
Date: July/August 2020

Location: CIACLA, Santa Monica,Los Angeles

CIACLA Summer Events; the showcase of Contemporary Irish Culture connecting Ireland and Los Angeles.

Curated by: Matthew Nevin of MART Gallery & Studios Dublin & CIACLA Los Angeles

Participants: Chiamaka Enyi-Amadi, Leanne O’Sullivan, Shane Berkery, Niamh Hannaford & A Selection of MART Studio Artists.
United StatesLos Angeles6,000

Total for Spring 2020: €97,148