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Visual Artists’ Cafe- Introducing West Belfast May 26th, 12pm – 5pm Artists at the Mill, Conway Mill Free Find out more about the visual arts exhibition spaces, studios, resources and collectives in West Belfast. This networking and information event will be an excellent opportunity to meet other artists and arts […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Introducing West Belfast


Monthly Visual Artists’ Helpdesk Visual Artists Ireland Office, Belfast Our monthly Wednesday helpdesks allow artists to book in for a 30 minute one-to-one appointment to discuss any aspects of their artistic career. Topics we cover can include: Funding applications Proposals Artist statements, bios and CVs Signposting to relevant arts organisations and […]

Monthly Visual Artists’ Helpdesk – Belfast




Visual Artists Cafe: Facilitation Skills for Groups This event has been postponed. Please email patricia.hamilton@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk to register your interest in taking part in the workshop. £5 – VAI / DAS Members £10 – Non Members This will explore the theory and practice of running a community arts workshop and  involves a hands-on workshop […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Facilitation Skills for Groups


Visual Artists Cafe: Touring exhibitions Wednesday 15th March Visual Artists Ireland, Belfast Office 1pm – 5pm VAI/DAS Members – Free Non-Members – £5   Guest Speakers * Dr Riann Coulter, FE McWIlliam Gallery, Banbridge * Aoife Ruane, Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda * Susan MacWilliam, Artist * Naomi Sex, Artist What does […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Touring Exhibitions


Visual Artists Cafe: Artists’ Media Toolkit Tuesday 28th February Visual Artists Ireland, Belfast Office 12pm – 4.30pm VAI/DAS Members – Free Non-Members – £5 In this practical workshop, Sharon Adams will be looking at what information you have available online about you and your work, that can be used by […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Artists’ Media Toolkit (Belfast)





Visual Artists Cafe: Social Media and Online Presence 24 November, 11am – 4pm Void Gallery, Derry 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 […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Social Media and Online Presence



Saturday 12th November Visual Artists Cafe – Project Management & Planning. 1pm – 4pm North Down Museum, Bangor VAI Members £5 Non Members £10 Project management is something all artists do. Whether you are preparing for an exhibition, writing a grant application, preparing for a residency, managing a successful grant […]

Visual Artists Cafe: Project Management & Planning