Visual Artists Ireland Professional Development


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  • 01/12/2014 - 02/12/2016
    10:00 am - 12:00 am

Visual Artists Ireland has an ongoing open submission process for artists and arts professionals interested in being available as tutors on our Professional Development Training Programme. VISUAL ARTISTS IRELAND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING FACILITATORS PANEL Visual Artists Ireland seeks expressions of interest from Artists, Curators, Cultural Workers and Visual Art Educators who wish to be included (more…)


  • 04/07/2016
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

ACNI Funding for Individual Artists: SIAP information Monday 4th July 10am – 12pm Visual Artists Ireland, Belfast Office Open to all artists, this meeting aims to provide information on the Arts Council of Northern Ireland’s Support for Individual Artists Programme. The SIAP Programme includes the following strands: General Arts Awards Artists Career Enhancement Scheme Major (more…)


  • 09/07/2016
    10:00 am - 5:30 pm

Preparing proposals can be a challenging and time consuming exercise for artists.  It’s not always easy to communicate an unrealised idea and it can take time and effort to transform some blank A4 paper into a clear and creative proposal that will, hopefully, capture the imagination of a selection process or panel. The day will (more…)


  • 23/07/2016
    11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Visual Artists Cafe: Social Media and Online Presence 23rd July, 11am – 4pm Ards Arts Centre, Newtownards FREE This workshop will look at ways artists can use free internet tools to support their overall professional development, and to promote specific exhibitions. We will explore platforms that enable you to showcase your work on-line, such as WordPress (more…)


  • 23/07/2016
    11:00 am - 5:00 pm

FILM MASTERCLASS WITH DECLAN CLARKE Saturday 23 July, 11am – 4pm Belfast Exposed Photography Gallery £10 VAI Members £15 Non-Members Artist/ film maker Declan Clarke will provide this one day masterclass for artists working or interested in working with the moving image.  Declan is currently showing his major new feature length film ‘The Hopeless End (more…)


  • 03/08/2016
    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Visual Artists Helpdesk Wednesday 3rd August, 12pm – 4pm Alley Theatre, Strabane FREE With Jane Morrow. Six one-to-one individual 30 minute appointments to get specific support advice on a range of topics including career development strategies, networking advice, online marketing, financial systems and basic tax advice. Jane Morrow is a curator with a specific interest (more…)


  • 27/09/2016 - 28/09/2016
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Towards Sustainability, mapping your career with Patricia Clyne-Kelly In partnership with Craft NI September 27th and 28th 9.30am – 4.30pm each day £15 VAI Members £30 Non-Members Belfast, Venue TBC This event is suitable for designer-makers and fine artists. Two days of practical, curatorial and commercial perspectives on selling and valuing your work for professional artists (more…)

Link to Professional Development Events in Republic of Ireland