5 September 2022

Clare Arts Office wish to invite Primary and Secondary schools in Clare to submit their applications for the Artist in Schools Residencies Scheme 2022-2023. This year we are awarding residencies to the value of €1,200.

The Artist in Schools Scheme was established to enable Primary and Secondary schools in Clare to develop projects with professional artists for the benefit of the participating students. Since then over 300 residencies have taken place throughout the county with children participating in visual arts, music, dance, mime, drama, film and creative writing.

Applications can now be made online at the following web link below where you will also find full details for the Artists in Schools Residencies Scheme including the aims and criteria of the scheme, the terms and conditions of the award and a list of the artist’s on the Clare Arts Office Artists in Schools Panel. Please read the criteria and conditions of the scheme before writing your proposal with your selected artist.

The deadline for applications is Friday the 7th of October, 5pm .

*Artists in Schools Residency Awards – Advisory Clinic – Tuesday 13th September: 4pm – 5pm

Artists in Schools Coordinator Ceara Conway will present an advisory clinic for artists and teachers/schools.  The session will demonstrate how to make an application to the Artists in Schools Residency Award Programme  followed by an opportunity to ask questions at the end.  To register your interest and to receive a zoom link:  please contact arts@clarecoco.ie