Category Archives: Community

CreateFest 2020 Timetable

CreateFest 2020 Schedule

CreateFest 2020 Line Up and Timetable Here’s everything you need to know about CreateFest 2020! CreateFest, Waterford’s Festival of Creativity comes to a laptop near you this November. Following on from the huge success of its inaugural year, the festival brings the people of Waterford the opportunity to engage with professionals and practitioners working in […]

Music & Entertainment Panel – CreateFest 2020

Music Entertainment CreateFest

  Music & Entertainment Panel – CreateFest 2020 Friday 6th November @ 7 pm Get your tickets here CreateFest 2020 gives you the opportunity to network, learn from and talk to professionals in the music industry. Tickets are limited. About this Event This year CreateFest goes online! We bring you up close and personal with […]

SprÓg 2020

SprÓg

  SprÓg 2020 is the best summer fun in Waterford for children and families, with a series of online workshops for children of all ages… This year’s fantastic children’s art festival kicks of today July 30th and runs until August 3rd and all the details can be found on www.garterlane.ie This year’s festival is all […]

Creative Ireland Toolkit Workshops

  Creative Ireland Toolkit Workshops Place and community are the critical components in making Waterford a great place to live and work. To assist our villages, towns and city  to develop creative programmes that reflect community needs and that provide opportunities for access, participation and engagement, Creative Waterford Open Call 2020 will prioritize cross-sectoral, collaborative […]

The Culture Makers

The Culture Makers

The Culture Makers The “Culture Makers” exhibition, grant-aided through Waterford Cultural Quarter Open Call presents in 3 large paintings and one augmented reality sculpture, black Irish – African women as cultural protagonists and stakeholders within the new Waterford Cultural Quarter. The project aims to build on the positive momentum  provided by Africa Day in Waterford Cultural […]

T.V. Honan

T.V. Honan – Director of Spraoi International Street Arts Festival  T.V. has worked professionally in the arts since 1989 and is one of the founding members of Spraoi. He has served as a member of the Arts Council, the Cultural Relations Committee at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Waterford City Development Board. He played […]

Eilís Lavelle

Eilís Lavelle   Eilís Lavelle is a co-director of Workhouse Union working with artists, designers, architects, and crafts-people to develop projects examining housing, civic infrastructure, and the commons, engaging people with the spaces and places we live. Eilís was the curator of Mermaid County Wicklow Arts Centre from 2005- 2013, curating over 80 exhibitions, project, and […]

WCQ Spotlight – Enda Moran

Our February Spotlight feature focuses on local artist and founder of “Core Creations” Enda Moran. In January, Enda ran a project called Snippets through Waterford Cultural Quarter’s Open Call initiative. What is your background? My work in the community as a teacher and facilitator is closely interwoven with my experience as a solo and collaborative performer. Through […]

Snippets Project – Waterford Cultural Quarter Open Call

  Snippets” is a project brought to us by Core Creations. Waterford Cultural Quarter is delighted to fund this initiative. This project invites community engagement and collaboration to create multidisciplinary artworks that the entire community can be part of and enjoy. ‘Snippets’ is a collection of stories and histories of its inhabitants, collected over a […]