10 years of Making It celebrated at August Craft Month

10 years of Making It celebrated at August Craft Month

Artist of the Month Margaret Napier

Artist of the Month Margaret Napier

Arts & Older People Programme 2013 - 2016

Arts & Older People Programme 2013 - 2016

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Significant artwork funded by Building Peace through the Arts Programme unveiled in Belfast

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Residents from across Belfast came together yesterday (August 4th) to celebrate the unveiling of a new public artwork in the City Cemetery entitled Forget Me Not.

Suzanne Lyle, Head of Visual Arts with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, and Lord Mayor of Belfast, Councillor Arder Carson, join artist Alex Pentek to put the finishing touches to wildflower planting around the new Forget Me Not sculpture Image: Suzanne Lyle, Head of Visual Arts with the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, and Lord Mayor of Belfast, Councillor Arder Carson, join artist Alex Pentek to put the finishing touches to wildflower planting around the new Forget Me Not sculpture
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Intercultural arts celebrated with the launch of Mela 2015

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ArtsEkta today launched the 2015 Mela programme, highlighting this intercultural, community arts festival which takes place in Belfast’s Botanic Gardens on August 30th

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£120,000 Creative Europe funding awarded to Sixteen South

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Belfast based production company Sixteen South has received an award of £121,216 from Creative Europe’s MEDIA sub-programme’s Development Slate funding opportunity.

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