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Hina Studio. Image: John Beattie.
Hina Studio. Image: John Beattie.

Artist in the Community Scheme Second Round 2018

Create manages the Artist in the Community Scheme on behalf of the Arts Council. The successful applicants to the Second Round 2018 come from a range of art forms and contexts.

Research and Development Award

Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location

Andy Parsons; The Metal Mariners CLG; Interest group; Visual; Sligo
Ceara Conway; University College Hospital Galway; Arts and Health: Multidisciplinary Art; Galway
Elinor Rivers, Collette Lewis, Marilyn Lennon (The Institute of Dwelling); What if "if" happened; Cultural Diversity; Visual; Cork
Emilie Conway; Blind and Vision Impaired; Arts and Disability; Visual; Dublin City
Mary Moynihan; Smashing Times & INMO; Arts and health; Theatre and Film; Dublin City
Tomasz Madajczak; Happiness Ensemble; Interest Group; Multidisciplinary Art; Cork

Research and Development Award with Mentoring

Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

Aileen Malone and Anna Craig; Family Support Group - Merchants Quay Ireland; Arts and health: Film; Dublin City (Michelle Hall)
Michele Ann Kelly; Transgender individuals; Interest Group: Theatre; Dublin South City (Veronica Coburn)
Kate Kiernan; Trans Live Art Salon; Intereste Group; Multidisciplinary Art; Cork (Morgan M Page)
Regan O'Brien; Mothers living in Ireland; Interest Group; Theatre; Limerick + Dublin (Ailbhe Keoghan)

Research and Development Award with Mentoring for an artist from a minority ethnic background

Artist; Community; Context; Artform; Location (Mentor)

Waheed Mohiuddin; Balseskin Reception Centre For Asylum Seekers; Cultural Diversity; Literature; Dublin City (Aidan O’Reilly)

Project Realisation Award

Community; Artist; Project title; Context; Artform; Location

Short Term
South Tipperary Hospital; Brigid Teehan; Waiting for Me; arts and health; Visual: Tipperary

Long Term
Clare Women network; Avia Gurman and Orla Quinn; A Woman’s Bare Landscape; Interest Group; Visual; Clare
Cork Traveller Visibility; Dowtcha Puppets; Dowtcha/Traveller Puppetry Project; Cultural Diversity; traditional; Cork
Dublin Dockworkers Preservation Society; Frank Sweeney & Eva Richardson McCrea; Containerisation; Interest group; Sound and Film; Dublin City
Fingal County Council; Grainne Hallahan; Irish Aphasis Theatre project; Arts and Disability; Theatre; Dublin Fingal
Nano Nagle Place; Judi Chalmers and Ann Dalton; The Story of Nano; Community of Place; Theatre; Cork
Ballyfermot Chapelizod Access Group; Peter Kearns; Smashing Barriers: Why we need the Social Model of Disability; arts and disability; theatre; Dublin City
An Comharchumann Chléire; Ruairi Donovan; Archipelagic thinking; Community of Place; Dance; Clare


Kath Gorman, Head of Participation & Engagement Cork Midsummer Festival
Maud Hendricks, Artistic Director, Outlandish Theatre
Siobhan Mulcahy, Arts Officer, Clare County Council
Chairperson: Sheila Pratschke (Chair, Arts Council of Ireland)

In attendance
Observer: Áine Crowley (AIC Coordinator, Create)
Jane O’ Rourke (Create)
Karen Whelan (Officer, Arts Participation, Arts Council of Ireland)
Ann O’Connor (Head of Arts Participation, Arts Council of Ireland)

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