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Kildare County Council Arts Grant 2009 recipients announced

Kildare County Council Arts Grant 2009 recipients announced  

The Arts Act Grant, Cecil Day Lewis, Tyrone Gutherie, Drama League of Ireland and Kildare Dance Summer School Bursaries were adjudicated by Una Collins, arts consultant and Ian Oliver, communications manager with the Irish Writers Centre.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

John O’Connell, Naas. Development of work on 16mm film entitled ‘Landscaping’ Visual Arts :Professional individual artists
Gillian Lawler, Athy. Exhibiton of new works, concerning architectural unease and imagined future urban landscapes Visual Arts : Professional individual artists
CAKE, The Curragh. Puchase of equipment for artists studio Visual Arts :Professional arts group
Croi Anu Centre, Moone. Herstory :voice/ multi disciplinary workshops with womens group Theate : C ommunity Groups
Rachel Rynne-Lyons, Naas. Purchase of new violin Music :Professional individual artists
Bridge CDP, Newbridge. Community Music workshops : Active Citizen, Asylum Seekers support, Kildare Mens, Elderly in the Community group Music : Community Groups
Celbridge Camera Club, Celbridge. Photography courses for members :beginners, intermediate and advanced. Photography :Professional arts group

Patrician Primary School Band, Newbridge.

Purchase of new instruments Arts in Education
Michael Connolly t/a Animatazz, Newbridge. Purchase of digital equipment for animation workshops Arts in Education
Irish Wheelchair Association, Athy. Printmaking workshop project based on Renaissance artist, Albercht Durer Arts in Health
Evolution Youth Dance, Clane. Youth Dance Festival, workshops, production of short film Youth Arts

There were 64 applicantions for the 2009 Arts Act Grant Scheme, with 11 receiving funding in 2009.

Recipient

Project

Tom Swift, Maynooth Research & Development of site specific play

James Lawless, Leixlip

Study & Presentation of Poetry

Category

Recipient

Literature Caroline Dowling, Celbridge
Photography Oonagh O’Brien, Newbridge

There were 11 applicants for the 2009 Tyrone Gutherie Bursary award. 2 applicants were successful.

Nominee

Karen Murphy, Carbury

Leish Burke, Dunlavin

There were 2 applications for the 2009 Drama League of Ireland Summer School Bursary Award. Both applications were successful.

Applicant

Lavinia Donoher, Moore Abbey Services, Monasterevin

Geraldine O’Brien, Celbridge

There were 2 applications for the Kildare Dance Summer School Bursary 2009, with 5 places awarded.

Musician / Band

Project

Chiron,Celbridge To work on new album tracks and gain experience of a professional music studio
Reemo, Sallins Recording of demo tracks for the bands new album

The Platform 4 Recording Bursary was adjudicated by Paul Dowling, House Engineer for the Platform 4 Recording Studio.

There were 10 applications received for this award. 2 applications were successful

Recipient

Description

Colum O’Dwyer, Kilcullen A contribution towards the production of a short film “Sleight of Hand” to be shot on 16mm and 8mm film

In total there were 22 applications for this bursary, 1 applicantion was successful.

Total amount awarded under Kildare County Council Arts Service, Awards & Opportunities 2009: €26,250

Film Bursary 2009

PLATFORM 4 RECORDING BURSARY 2009

KILDARE DANCE SUMMER SCHOOL BURSARY AWARD 2009

DRAMA LEAGUE OF SUMMER SCHOOL BURSARY AWARDS 2009

CECIL DAY LEWIS LITERARY BURSARY AWARD 2009

Arts Act Grant 2009

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