Outcome Grant October 2022


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 1,500
Murray Molloy presenting 'Born of Normal Parnets!' at Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees, Oudtshoorn, South Africa, 1 - 9 April 2023.South AfricaOudtshoorn1,500


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 42,000
Presentation of Navy Blue by Oona Doherty, Vilnius, Lithuania, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, and Montreal, Canada, 12 May - 4 June 2023.Lithuania, Bulgaria, CanadaVilnius, Plovdiv, Montreal42,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 12,000
Irish artists participating in the 24th Chicago Irish Film Festival in Chicago,USA, 2 - 12 March 2023.

United StatesChicago5,000
Irish Film London presenting their winter programme, including St Brigid’s Day events, podcast activity and Irish film winter cinema events, London and other UK cities (TBC),1 December 2022 - 28 February 2023.United KingdomLondon4,000
Screenings of DOWN CLAIBORNE by Moira Tierney at the Zeitgeist Multidisciplinary Arts Center, the Ashe Cultural Arts Center and the New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts, New Orleans, USA, 1 -15 March 2023.United StatesNew Orleans3,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 19,650
Irish artists participating in the Jaipur Literature Festival, Jaipur, India, 19 - 23 January 2023.IndiaJaipur8,000
Irish writers participating in Adelaide Writers' Week, Australia, 4 - 9 March 2023.AustraliaAdelaide6,000
The Hand in Hand festival is an Irish/Aboriginal poetry, music and dance festival that celebrates both cultures (see website: kidogo.com.au)AustraliaFremantle, Perth, Western Australia1,500
Futa Fata participating in the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy, 6 - 9 March 2023.ItalyBologna1,200
Public Interview at Glucksman NYU Ireland House on Feb 16th about Hereafter, my NYUP-published book about Irish women who worked as domestic servants in late nineteenth-century New York. Also a schedule of publicity events - interviews and podcast recordings etc - to be arranged by the Marketing Dept of NYUP.United StatesNew York1,000
IBBY participating in the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy, 6 - 9 March 2023.ItalyBologna800
Patrick Ryan performing 'A Wish For Story Time', at the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Italy, 6 March 2023.ItalyBologna 700
Jessica Traynor and Victoria Kennefick participating in the DC Dialogue Series for Solas Nua at NYU DC, Washington D.C., USA, 7 December 2022United StatesWashington DC450


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 147,300
Irish artists participating in the Celtic Connections festival, Glasgow, Scotland, 19 January - 5 February 2023.United KingdomGlasgow18,000
Fontaines D.C undertaking a tour of Australia, New Zealand and Japan, 27 January - 18 February 2023.

New Zealand, Australia, JapanChristchurch, Wellington, Auckland , Sydney , Brisbane , Melbourne , Melbourne, Adelaide , Perth, Osaka, TOKYO15,000
THUMPER, Moncrieff & Aimee performing in France, including Paris, Bordeaux, Strasbourg, Marseille, Lyon and Rennes,21 - 29 January 2023.IrelandParis, Bordeaux, Strasbourg, Marseille, Lyon, Rennes 14,000
Concert Performance of Róisín Re imagined with Irish Chamber Orchestra and Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh in the Royal Concert Hall Glasgow, Scotland, 25 January 2023.United KingdomGlasgow10,000
Dani Larkin undertaking a tour of Australia, including Melbourne, Sydney, and Blue Mountains, 7 - 26 March 2023AustraliaGeelong, Koroit, Port Fairy, Melbourne, Macedon, Katoomba, Sydney, Yackandandah, Byron Bay9,000
Irish artists performing at CelticFest Vancouver. Vancouver BC, Canada, 14 - 19 March 2022.CanadaVancouver 9,000
Niamh Regan undertaking a tour of Australia, including Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Victoria, 28 February - 27 March 2023.
AustraliaPerth , Nannup WA, Port Fairy, Northcote , Katoomba, New South Wales, Lilyfield, Sydney, Yackandandah, VIC9,000
The Jeremiahs undertaking a tour of the USA, 15 - 25 March 2023United StatesDurango8,000
Irish artists performing at the United Islands of Prague Festival, Prague, Czechia, 5 - 6 May 2023.Czech RepublicPrague8,000
Screaming Orphans undertaking a tour of USA, 7 January - 4 February 2023.United StatesMarathon, Dunedin, Winter Springs, Ft. Myers, Ft. Lauderdale7,000
Magnetic Music GmbH presenting the Irish Heartbeat Tour, Germany, 8 March - 5 April 2022.

GermanyLuckenwalde, Frankfurt an dfer Oder, Bebra, Torgau, Templin, Eisleben, Gütersloh, Cuxhaven, Hamburg, Wilhelmshaven, Berlin, Augsburg, Reutlingen, Friedrichshafen, Garching, Vöhringen, Bad Elster, Ludwigsburg, Illingen, Mainz, Balingen, Böblingen, Kempten7,000
Tommy and Saundra O'Sullivan undertaking a tour of the US, including Texas, Arizona, California, Oregon and New Mexico, USA, 1 January - 23 February 2023.United StatesHOUSTON, GREEN VALLEY, PHOENIX, QUEEN CREEK, TUCSON, SAN DIEGO, LONG BEACH, SANTA CRUZ, PACIFICE GROVE, EUGENE, OR, MCMINNVILLE, THE DALLES, PORTLAND, CORRALES, SANTA FE6,000
Aoife Scott undertaking a tour of the USA, Including hosting Showcase Room at Folk Alliance International, Kansas City, USA, 1- 14 February 2023.United StatesKansas, Nashville, Leipers Fork, Chicago6,000
We Banjo 3 undertaking tour of the USA, 26 January - 04 February 2023.United StatesPleasanton, Sacramento, Willows, Berkeley, Flagstaff, Tucson, Wickenburg, Chandler5,000
Quilty & Andy Irvine undertaking a tour of Sweden, 14 - 26 March 2023. SwedenEskilstuna, Nyköping, Stockholm, Gävle, Laholm, Malmö4,000
Lina Andonovska performing at the Four Winds Festival, Bermagui, New South Wales, Australia, 3 - 9 April 2023. AustraliaBermagui3,000
The Jeremiahs undertaking a tour of the UK, 10 - 19 February 2023.United KingdomPeebles, Greenock, Chidham, London, Selby, Ludlow, Liverpool2,000
Irish artists participating in 'Avant-Garde Musical Postcards from Mrs Claus', Rovaniemi, Finland, 18 - 22 December 2023.FinlandRovaniemi 2,000
Gerry O'Connor performing for the IASIL Conference organised by the Research Centre for Irish Studies at the British University in Egypt campus, Cairo, Egypt, 17-21 July 2023.EgyptCairo1,800
Darragh O'Dea undertaking a tour of Germany Tour, 9 - 18 March 2023GermanyHomburg, Suhl, Berlin, Dresden, Lubeck, Hamburg, Osnabruck, Bremen1,500
TU Dublin Harp Ensemble performing at the Harpes au Max International Harp Festival, Ancenis, France, 11 - 14 May 2023.FranceAncenis1,200
 United StatesNEW YORK800


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 29,500
Brokentalkers presenting The Examination at the Festival de Liege, Belgium, 16 - 17 February 2023.BelgiumLiege15,000
Riverbank Arts Centre and Dan Colley presenting 'A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings' at Koninklijke Schouwburg in The Hague, The Netherlands, 28 -29 January 2023.NetherlandsThe Hague9,500
Fishamble presenting HEAVEN by Eugene O'Brien for the 1st Irish Festival, at 59E59 Theaters in New York, 11 -29 January 2023.United StatesNew York5,000


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 25,000
The Belfast Ensemble presenting 'Abomination - A DUP Opera' at the Southbank Centre London, 4 - 7 May 2023.

United KingdomLondon25,000

Visual Art

Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 61,450
Alice Rekab exhibiting at the Museum VILLA STUCK, Munich, as part of the exhibition series RICOCHET, Munich, Germany, 16 February – 14 May 2023.GermanyMunich12,000
Kerlin Gallery exhibiting at the ART SG Art Fair, Singapore, 12 - 15 January 2023.
Stoney Road Press participating in the Portland Fine Print Fair, Oregon, USA, 27 - 29 January 2023IrelandPortland6,000
Sean Lynch exhibiting 'Distant Things Appear Suddenly Near' at Melbourne City Hall, Australia, 16 March - 18 June 2023.AustraliaMelbourne5,750
Ormston House exhibiting works curated by Niamh Brown and Caimin Walsh at Supermarket Independent Art, Stockholm, Sweden, 11 - 14 May 2023.SwedenStockholm5,500
Stoney Road Press exhibiting works at the London Art Fair, 18 - 22 January 2023.United KingdomLondon5,500
Kevin Kavanagh Gallery exhibiting works by Robert Armstrong, Stephanie Deady and Sinéad Ní Mhaonaigh at Art Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 8 - 12 February 2023.NetherlandsRotterdam 5,000
Alan Butler and Jennifer Walshe exhibiting at transmediale festival, Berlin, Germany, 1 - 20 February 2023. GermanyBerlin4,000
Kevin Kavanagh Gallery exhibiting works by Sheila Rennick at the London Art Fair, UK, 17 - 22 January 2023.United KingdomLondon4,000
Sheenagh Geoghegan exhibiting Forgive me, Love Blue at Atelier Concorde, Lisbon, Portugal, 15 February - 5 March 2023.PortugalLisbon3,000
Richard Hearns exhibiting at the Cadogan Gallery, Kensington, London, 16 November - 20 December 2022.

United KingdomLondon2,500
Illustrators Ireland participating in the Bologna Children's Book Fair, Bologna, Italy, 6 - 9 March 2022.ItalyBologna2,200


Summary DescriptionCountriesCitiesAmount Approved (€)
   Total: 77,000
London Irish Centre presenting their annual programme of events, London, Britain, 3 February - 16 December 2023.United KingdomLondon38,000
Irish artists participating in the London St Patrick's Festival 2023United KingdomLondon12,000
Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith presenting their winter 2022/ spring 2023 programme, Britain, 15 December 2022 - 15 February 2023.United KingdomLondon12,000
Irish filmmakers participating in the Beogradski Irski Festival/ Belgrade Irish Festival, Belgrade, Serbia, 10-19 March 2023.SerbiaBelgrade10,000
Presentation of In Between Silence, Where We Really Exist, by STANO at Kidogo Arthouse 'Hand in Hand', Irish Aboriginal Festival, Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia 16 -19 March 2023 AustraliaPerth5,000

Total for October 2022: €415,400