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Details of the 2013 Arts Act Grant Recipients have been announced

Kildare County Council Arts Service, Arts Awards 2013

 

 

CATEGORY

 

 

NAME

 

AREA

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

 

AMOUNT AWARDED

ARTS ACT GRANT

 

 

 

TOTAL €24,050

Professional

Aleksandra Rosiak

Newbridge

‘’The Golden Fish’’ children’s show.

€1,700.

 

Michael Collier

Celbridge

Parting Shot Productions: ‘’Click’’.

€1,700.

 

Lorraine Walsh

Newbridge

Paintings: Studio time and materials.

€1,500.

 

Daniel Lipstein

Monasteraven

Vision of Kildare: Copper plates, printing ink and studio time.

€1,000.

 

Monica de Bath

Rathangan

Video: bringing outside space inside.

€1250.

 

Artastic

Shanacloon

New website and promotion through social media.

€600.

 

Louisa Carroll

Celbridge

‘’There are things you should know’’: Short story collection.

€1,700.

 

Stephen Kenny

Naas

Two exhibitions.

€200.

 

Susan Boyle

Kildare

‘’A Wine Goose Chase’’.

€900.

 

Denis Kelly

Leixslip

Series of paintings for exhibition.

€500 and solo show.

 

Gillian Lawler

Dublin

Paintings/Drawings: Research trip to Centralia.

€1,200 to support studio rental and materials.

 

Mark Durkan

Narraghmore

Exhibition: Future fantasy.

€1,200.

 

Susan Connolly

Sallins

Painting Exhibition: Solstice.

€1,200.

 

Tom Hickey/ Neil Donnelly

Naas

One man show/drama GAA.

€1,600.

 

Isobel Egan

Sallins

Porcelain Sculpture.

€1,200.

 

Derek Carroll

Celbridge

Software for Recording studio

€300

Community

PatricianPrimary School Brass Band

Newbridge

Brass Band Instruments.

€600.

 

The Millicent Singers

Clane

Adult Choir.

€400.

 

Brass Band

Ballymore Eustace

Online Training.

€400.

 

Geraldine O’Brien

Celbridge

Intergenerational Theatre.

€300.

 

Prosperous Dramatic Society

Robertstown

World Festival of Amateur Theatre, Monaco.

€1,400.

 

Women’s Activity Group Athy

Athy

Exhibition: Recycling materials in an art form.

€200.

 

Newbridge family resource centre

Newbridge

Children’s art workshops: Clay, puppetry, painting etc.

€400.

 

Athy Musical and Dramatic Society.

Athy

Provide rehearsal and set construction space, costumes, lights etc.

€800.

 

Naas Musical Society

Naas

Annual musical Nov, musical Mar.

€800.

 

In my shoes

(Petra Costigan)

Athy

Theatre/ arts and disability integrated project

€1,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local Publishing Grant

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €1,300

 

Oliver Mc Crossan

Newbridge

Historical Photographic Book of Life in Kildare.

€650. 

 

 

 

 

Ciaran Mc Cabe

Lucan

The Poor Inquiry.

€650.

 

Artist in Schools Bursary Award

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €2,500

 

Bunscoil Bhride/ Monica de Bath

Rathangan

Visual art: Mixed media.

€1,000.

 

 

 

St. Coca’s National School/Linda Byrne

Kilcock

Stop Motion Project.

€500.

 

 

 

Brannoxtown/Monika Drygalska

Brannoxtown

 

€1,000.

 

 

Tyrone Guthrie Bursary Award

 

 

 

TOTAL €1,950

 

David Coonan

Prosperous

Composer, commissioning new work.

Awarded.

 

 

 

Pamela de Bri

Prosperous

Broadstone visual art project.

Awarded

 

Niamh Boyce

Athy

Writer, developing new work

 

Awarded

Youth Arts Residency Bursary

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €2,500

 

 

CurraghSchool Completion- Martina Mc Cormack

Curragh

Drama project: Issue based.

 

€500. 

 

 

 

Foroise- Aoife Courtney

Leixlip

Flock outdoor dance theatre work.

€2,000.

Film Bursary Award

 

 

 

 €3,500

 

Catriona Costello

Athy

Development of ‘In Ribbons’ short film

€3,500

Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary award

 

 

 

TOTAL €450

 

 

 

Phoebe O’Heary

Straffan

 

Awarded 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Irish Youth Choir Bursary Award

     

€500

 

Mark O'Donnell

Kildare 

Musician

Awarded

         

Laban Guild Community Dance Leaders course bursary

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €1,100

 

 

Enda Moran

Leixlip

 

Awarded. 

 

Recording Studio Bursary Award

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €1,800

 

Alan Daly

Castledermot

Singer songwriter.

Awarded 

 

 

Declan Caffrey, Padlock Band

Newbridge

Recording of original material

Awarded 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emerging Visual Artist Bursary Award

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €2,500

 

 

Mary Jo Gilligan

Naas

 

Awarded. 

 

CD Lewis Literary Bursary Award

 

 

 

 

TOTAL €3,500

 

Martin Malone – Professional category 

 

Athy

Collection of Local and Historical Short Stories.

€2,000

 

Eileen Keane – Emerging category

 

Newbridge

Develop first draft of a novel.

€1,500

CD Lewis writer in schools.

 

 

 

TOTAL €2,500

 

Debbie Thomas

Hazelhatch

St. Patricks- writer in schools.

Awarded 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTAL AWARDED IN ARTS ACT GRANT SCHEME 2013 

€48,150

 

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