No More Cuts to the Arts

No More Cuts to the Arts

No More Cuts to the Arts

No More Cuts to the Arts

What 13p does for the Arts

What 13p does for the Arts

We believe that art has the ability to reach across boundaries, inspiring, teaching and bringing people together.

 

Funding

We are the 
main support for 
arts organisations 
and artists, 
offering a broad 
range of funding opportunities.

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About Us

We believe in placing “Art at the Heart” because we know that art makes a difference.

We distribute public money and National Lottery funds to develop and deliver a wide variety of arts projects, events and initiatives across Northern Ireland.

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Our vision is to 'place the arts at the heart of our social, economic and creative life'

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Research & Development

Developing effective policy by gathering evaluation evidence, analysing data & developing artform strategies.

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Showcasing the Arts

We support both established and emerging artists to grow their international profile.

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Petition for no more cuts to the arts presented to Stormont

Friday 19th December 2014 at 8am 0 Comments

Almost 11,500 people have backed the ‘13p for the arts campaign’, calling for no more cuts to the arts budget. Arts Council Chief Executive Roisin McDonough presented the preliminary results of the budget campaign to the deputy First Minister and the Minister for Culture Arts and Leisure at Stormont on Thursday. 

Arts Council Chief Executive Roisin McDonough presents the preliminary campaign results to DCAL Minister, Carál Ni Chuilín and Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness at Parliament Buildings, Stormont. Image: Arts Council Chief Executive Roisin McDonough presents the preliminary campaign results to DCAL Minister, Carál Ni Chuilín and Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness at Parliament Buildings, Stormont.
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Aladdin cast make a wish for 13p For The Arts

Tuesday 16th December 2014 at 4pm 0 Comments

The all-star cast of Aladdin, currently thrilling audiences at the Grand Opera House, Belfast are the latest high-profile names to support the Arts Council's No More Cuts to the Arts campaign.

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Arts Care Clown Doctors appeal for a healthy arts budget

Monday 15th December 2014 at 3pm 1 Comments

South Belfast-based arts and health organisation, Arts Care met today with local MLA Máirtín Ó Muilleoir to outline why the arts matter and make the case for no more cuts to the arts budget.

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Our Current Projects

The Arts Council Collection

The Arts Council of Northern Ireland Collection is now available to view online featuring over 350 artworks.

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