Monthly Archives: May 2018

County Waterford Creative Ireland Open Call

The Creative Ireland Programme is the Government’s five-year initiative which places creativity at the centre of public policy.  It is a culture-based programme designed to promote individual, community and national wellbeing.  It’s vision is: “That every person living in Ireland will have the opportunity to fully realise his or her creative potential” Under the Creative Ireland […]

Clár Éire Ildánach Chontae Phort Láirge: Glao Oscailte

Is tionscnamh cúig bliana an Rialtais an Clár Éire Ildánach trína gcuirtear an chruthaitheacht ag croílár polasaí poiblí. Is clár é atá bunaithe ar chultúr agus a cuireadh in alt a chéile chun folláine an duine aonair, an phobail agus chúrsaí náisiúnta a chur chun cinn. Is í an aisling atá ann: “go mbeidh de […]

Minister Madigan announces details of new Creative Ireland Programme Scheme 2018/2019

Minister Madigan announces details of new Creative Ireland Programme Scheme 2018/2019 Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Ms. Josepha Madigan, T.D., was today (Monday 14th May) joined by 4th class students of St. Patrick’s National School, Garristown and founder of Fighting Words Roddy Doyle for the announcement of the new Creative Ireland Programme Scheme […]

WCQ Spotlight – Sarah Jane Hanton Creative Spirits Ambassador

  Sarah Jane Hanton Creative Spirits Ambassador My name is Sarah Jane Hanton, I am proud and delighted  to be Creative Spirits Ambassador for Waterford Cultural Quarter. It has always been important for me to express myself creatively by connecting with people through creative ideas and by interacting with diverse individuals resulting in opportunities that […]

Case Study Meeting Ibi, Spain

Members of the Waterford Cultural Quarter steering committee recently attended a Creative Spirits Case Study meeting in Ibi, Spain The case study trip was to see how Ibi are working to regenerate their city, their report is in this video. For further information on Creative Spirits and it’s role in Europe, continue reading below this […]