A DAY OF CELEBRATION
To Challenge and Inspire Creativity and Excellence
ARTS AND DISABILITY IN IRELAND – 2001
THE ARTS & DISABILITY AWARDS IRELAND 2001-2002
VENUE: Island Arts Centre, The Island, Lisburn
Monday 10th December, 2001
Celebration: 1.30 – 5pm
Workshops: 2 – 5pm
This one-day celebration has a dual and related function. Firstly to highlight the vitality and variety of the Arts and Disability sector in Ireland and secondly to announce and meet the winners of the first round of the Arts & Disability Awards Ireland 2001.
Arts And Disability in Ireland - 2001
Everyone is welcome to this one-day event which will bring together disabled artists, arts and disability and disability organisations to showcase the variety, strength and talent within the sector throughout Ireland. There will be an opportunity to see an array of quality performances and exhibitions and also to participate in the many workshops available.
Arts & Disability Awards Ireland – 2001/2002
Going from strength to strength, the Arts & Disability Awards Ireland continue the themes of Inspiration, Excellence and Creative Challenge and further the recognition of disabled artists within the Island of Ireland and beyond. The Awards offer a real opportunity to both emerging and established disabled artists across all art forms to undertake new and exciting projects.
The successful applicants from the first round this year and from other years will be participating in the celebration.
The second round of the Awards has been extended to
Friday 18th January, 2002.
The Arts Council of Northern Ireland and the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon jointly funds the Awards. The Arts and Disability Forum administer the Awards.
To receive an Awards Information pack contact this office either by telephone:
(NI) 028 90 (ROI) 048 90 239450,
fax: (NI) 028 90 (ROI) 048 90 247770
or alternatively write to us at: Arts & Disability Forum, Unit 45, Westlink Enterprise Centre, 30-50 Distillery Street, BELFAST BT12 5BJ. The Pack is available in Standard Print, Large Print, Audio Tape, Braille, Floppy Disk PC & MAC, (Please state your preference).
The Arts & Disability Forum’s Annual General Meeting will be held at
11-12.30pm on the morning of the event – Everyone is welcome to attend.