Fingal County Council Arts Office and MART are delighted to announce a Graduate Award to the support and professional development of recent graduates.
As part of an ongoing commitment to professional artists Fingal County Council’s Arts Office are offering a one-year Graduate Studio Award at MART with inclusion in the Award show in March 2020.
This residency will be offered to one graduate that meets the criteria outline below. The opportunity is part of a series of initiatives by Fingal Arts to promote and support the professional practice of emerging artists. It will provide an ideal environment for the development of creative projects, development of a graduates practice and an opportunity to network with other artists.
Fingal County Council Graduate Award is based on an open submission for under and post graduate students graduating in 2019. To apply for this award the graduate must live in, be originally from or have studied in Fingal and submit the following:
Name of Applicant:
Please provide a short biography of up to 700 words, this should include briefly your education.
In more detail please tell us about the nature of your current practice, your ideas and how you are exploring and developing them through your work. (no more than 1 page A4)
Please give a full description of how you propose to use the award opportunity at MART, describing how the opportunity will impact and effect your artistic practice and current research, what benefits do you anticipate the residency will bring to you professionally. (max 1 page A4)
Please submit good quality visual examples of your work that demonstrate your arts practice to date. All still and moving images should be clearly labelled with a brief description of the work. Depending on the media used in your practice the following should be used as a guide: Ten good quality still images, including detailed images or installation shots for installation work.
For further information please contact 01 890 6237 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for applications is 4pm Friday 26 Jul 2019
Please return all applications to:
Deputy Arts Officer
Fingal Arts Office
Fingal County Council
GLITCH FESTIVAL DUBLIN 2017
SEDIMENTARY STRUCTURES – TRACES OF THE LIVE EVENT
2 MAY – 10 JUNE
RUA RED Gallery, Tallaght
Curated by Matthew Nevin & Ciara Scanlan of MART.
Assistant curator: Deirdre Morrissey
Feat. David Beattie, Livestock, Cliona Harmey, Robin Price, David Lunney, Richard Forrest, Cathy Coughlan and Cécile Babiole.
ABOUT GLITCH FESTIVAL
Glitch Festival is celebrating its 6th year and has grown into Ireland’s foremost digital arts festival. We work to bring the best of digital arts practices to the fore. Glitch Festival brings leading media and technology artists, curators and artist groups together with audiences to draw out connections between art, culture and technology with the aim of fostering greater critical understanding and debate around artist’s interaction, investigation and intersection with technologies.