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Launch of 'Keepsakes' - An Exhibition by Margo McNulty
Launched by Niamh O'Malley, Keepsakes will open to the public on Saturday October 23rd at 2pm
Art Focused Disability Equality Online Training
Mayo County Council’s Arts Service is pleased to announce arts focussed Disability Equality Training workshop ...
Curator - In The Open | Faoin Spéir 2021
Mayo County Council is seeking to engage the services of a suitably qualified and experienced Curator (individ...
Culture Night 2021 invites us to come together again - Friday 17th September 2021
Culture Night / Oíche Chultúir 2021 will take place on Friday, 17th September
Tubber Hill Public Art Project Launch in Westport
The commission was recently awarded to Visual Artist Cathal McCarthy by Mayo County Council’s Arts Service
Mayo Live Series
West Awake brings a host of Mayo’s finest original music to Garbos Castlebar
Poetry Ireland and Mayo County Council Arts Service announce Poet Laureate for Belmullet, Co Mayo, as part of Poetry Town initiative
Appointed poet to write poem honouring and reflecting Belmullet and its people
Funding Announced For 'In The Open Faoin Spéir' - Castlebar
In the Open | Faoin Spéir is an Arts Council funded programme developed in response to the COVID-19 crisis for...
Navigating A Future - Breda Mayock Announces Her New Ep Titled 'Waves'
Breda is a recipient of ‘Navigating a Future’, a Mayo County Council Public Art Commission in which four profe...
Mayo Arts Service in partnership with Creative Ireland is proud to present 'I am What I am'
I Am What I Am is a nuanced celebration of queer artists who work with gender, sexuality, identity and queer p...
A Public Engagement Announcement from the Jackie Clarke Artist-in-Residence, Margo McNulty
Her commission, entitled 'Keepsakes' will involve gathering examples of ‘personal objects’, mementoes or stori...
Perspectives on Home – Exploring Objects from County Mayo
Perspectives on Home took place this year over the course of eight weeks with artist and folklorist Michael Fo...
Elizabeth Reapy announced as Mayo County Council Writer in Residence
Mayo Arts Service are delighted to announce Elizabeth Reapy, originally from Claremorris, as Mayo County Counc...
The Poetry Line
Poet Terry McDonagh will be operating the Poetry Line on the mornings of the 26, 27 and 28 May
Decade of Centenaries - Jackie Clarke Museum Resident Artist Announced
To commemorate the Decade of the Centenaries, Mayo County Council Arts Service invited submissions for a speci...
Poetry Day Ireland 2021
Tune into the Tommy Marren Show on MidWest Radio (96.1fm) at 9.15am on Thursday April 29th for Mayo County Cou...
From here to there to everywhere - a film by Katie Moore
What better day to announce 'From here to there and everywhere' than today #EarthDay2021
Mayo County Council Writer In Residence Callout Will Close On April 30th
The total budget of the Residency is €15,000 and this includes the writers fee, travel and accommodation costs...
Public Art Commission for Westport Town
Proposals are welcome from both individuals and collaborative artistic teams. This commission is open to all a...
Mapping Arts and Disability provision in Mayo, Clare & Galway City
The partner organisations have been awarded funding under the Arts Council’s an Invitation to Collaboration Sc...
Armchair Azure Tours In Mayo
For those living with dementia, the virtual visual art tours are an accessible way of engaging with art online
Mayo County Council Arts Service Chronic Chats: Participant Call Out
The group will meet weekly for six weeks in March and April 2021 to chat and create
Mayo Arts Service in partnership with the Jackie Clarke Collection invite submissions from Artists in response to the Decade of Centenaries commemoration programme.
Select Exhibition Video Now Live
A video showcasing Select, an exhibition of artwork from the Mayo County Council Collection is now available t...
Mayo Arts Service Professional Development Needs Survey
The Arts Service would like the input of artists living and working in the county in developing future profess...
Mayo County Council and The National Museum of Ireland welcome installation of ‘Straw Sister’ artwork
‘Straw Sister’ was commissioned for On Sight – an annual arts project funded by the National Museum of Ireland...
Perspectives On Home - A Digital Storytelling Project With Michael Fortune
‘Perspectives on Home’ is an online series of get-togethers with Michael and people from County Mayo
Navigating A Future - Mayo Artists Are Announced
Mayo Arts Service Is Delighted To Announce Two New Separate Awards
Artist Looking For Your Creative Responses To The Wild Nephin Ballycroy National Park
Susan Mannion is interested in hearing about your experiences of living near or visiting the National Park and...
Panel Discussion And Film Screening: One Step Ahead Of The Crack/Craic - Na Cailleacha
Panel Discussion with Helen Comerford, Barbara Freeman, Patricia Hurl, Maria Levinge, Catherine Marshall, Caro...
Developing COVID-19 Systems Of Work For Festivals And Event Organisers
Theatrical and Live Events Production Manager Eanna Whelan will host a workshop on developing COVID-19 Systems...
Creativity and Virtual Reality - Mayo Arts Service Ideas Week Workshop
Mayo Arts Service in partnership with the Linenhall Arts Centre as part of Ideas week present Orla Casey who w...
Mayo Culture Night 2020 - Reimagined
This year’s event marks the twelfth year of Culture Night in Mayo and people of all ages across the county are...
Creative Ireland Launches Series 2 of My Creative Life
Ballina Arts Centre To Reopen On Monday July 20th