Arts Sector Reaction to Budget 2019

Arts Sector Reaction to Budget 2019

The Chair of the Arts Council, Sheila Pratschke, has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan of €75m funding to the Arts Council for 2019. “We are delighted with the announcement of €75m in funding for 2019...
Arts Funding Up By 13.5 % in Budget

Arts Funding Up By 13.5 % in Budget

The early indications from today’s budget are broadly positive for the Arts and Culture sector. The Ministers speech in the Dáil revealed that there will be an extension of the current film corporation tax credit. It will now run to December 2024 an extension...
Culture Night to Hit 400,000 Plus

Culture Night to Hit 400,000 Plus

It is the biggest cultural night of the year and it will spread across as many as 1,600 venues and 4,000 events in 2018. Culture Night takes place on Friday, September 21st and the full programme was revealed yesterday with events taking place across 26 counties. Last...
TG4 Gains €1M Funding for 2018

TG4 Gains €1M Funding for 2018

TG4 is to benefit from an additional €958,000 funding from the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment. The funding to be drawn down in 2018 will go towards a number of initiatives relating to Bliain na Gaeilge and other specific projects. The new...