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Arts Department

The arts play an important role in society, contributing to the quality of life of communities, local economies, the expression of local identity and the vibrant cultural life of the county. The Tipperary Arts Office strives to broaden and deepen access to the arts and to further develop strategies for sustainable engagement, creating an environment where the arts will continue to thrive.

Contacting the Arts Office
Arts Officer: Melanie Scott
melanie.scott@tipperarycoco.ie

Assistant Arts Officer: Fiona Flavin
fiona.flavin@tipperarycoco.ie

Support Staff:
Ann Marie Keaveney
annmarie.keaveney@tipperarycoco.ie

Tel: 0818 06 5000

Facebook: TipperaryArtsOffice
Twitter: @tipperaryarts

It is our aim to continue to build connections, programmes and policies to ensure that the arts in Tipperary are a central element of civic life in the County.
The Arts Service works towards the continuing development of the arts in the county by providing:

  • Advice and Information
  • Arts Policy Development
  • Grants and Schemes for the Arts
  • A Developmental Arts Programme

FAQs

Arts

What Arts Grants Schemes are available

The Grant schemes for Arts open and close throughout the year you can see the most up to date grants here

What Festivals/events are taking place in Tipperary

Tipperary County Council provides links to festivals and events run by independent organistions throughout the county. Please follow the links provided for information or contact the festival/event directly for further information.

Culture Night 23rd September 2022

ONE NIGHT FOR ALL
Openness – Discovery – Celebration- Belonging

Culture Night is back! A national moment, now in its seventeenth year... Read More

16/09/2022 - 12:30
Events
Events

Tipperary Arts Strategy 2023 - 2027 Consultation Process

Tipperary Arts Strategy 2023-2027
Consultation Process – have your say

Tipperary County Council Arts Office is developing its... Read More

08/09/2022 - 13:45
Consultations
Consultations

CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST CLONMEL ARTS STUDIO

Clonmel Borough District in association with the South Tipperary Arts Centre and the County Arts Office have been working with local artists on a... Read More

26/08/2022 - 14:45
General News
General News

Tipperary Arts Strategy 2023 - 2027 Consultation Process

Tipperary Arts Strategy 2023-2027 Consultation Process #have your say

Tipperary County Council is developing its second Strategic Arts... Read More

19/08/2022 - 14:30
General News
General News

Public Art Commission Cahir Road Roundabout, Clonmel

Tipperary County Council (TCC) invites Artists to make submissions for the creation of a permanent gateway public artwork at the N24 Cahir Road... Read More

24/06/2022 - 11:00
Tender Notices
Tender Notices

Online Bealtaine performance: Songs of the Seekers...

Tipperary Bealtaine Festival 2022

A beautiful online performance of the songs of The Seekers for Bealtaine 2022, featuring Tipperary... Read More

01/05/2022 - 09:30
General News
General News

Tipperary Bealtaine 2022

Tipperary Bealtaine Festival 1st - 31st May 2022

Each year in the month of May, Bealtaine is presented as an annual nationwide festival... Read More

26/04/2022 - 16:00
General News
General News

CLONMEL BOROUGH DISTRICT AMENITY GRANTS SCHEME 2022 FOR...

Clonmel Borough District is pleased to announce the continuation in 2022 of the Amenity Grants Scheme formulated to assist residents associations... Read More

06/04/2022 - 09:00
General News
General News

Local Live Performance Programming Scheme Phase 3

Tipperary County Council invites quotations from producers/ promoters /venues /event management /professional production companies for the... Read More

24/03/2022 - 09:00
General News
General News

In the Open Clonmel

In the Open | Faoin Spéir is an Arts Council funded programme developed in response to the COVID-19 crisis for 2021 which will see a variety of... Read More

23/03/2022 - 10:15
Events
Events

The Way Ahead - Spring Series 2022

The Way Ahead Spring Series 2022 - supporting festival/event organisers.

Festivals and events enable communities to feel connected and... Read More

16/02/2022 - 12:00
General News
General News

Tipperary Creative Ireland Grant Schemes 2022

Tipperary Creative Ireland Grant Schemes are now open- there are two distinct schemes.

1. Community Grant Scheme
Who can apply:... Read More

17/01/2022 - 11:15
General News
General News

Tipperary International Dance Festival

Tipperary International Dance Festival takes place from the 6th - 16th October 2021 with something for everyone to enjoy.
Festival kicks off... Read More

05/10/2021 - 17:15
General News
General News

When the Orchestra came to the Castles

Tipperary’s most historic castles welcomed one of the world’s leading orchestras at the weekend for two very special performances and “changeable... Read More

28/09/2021 - 17:30
Events
Events

Poetry Town Initiative Carrick-on-Suir

Poetry Town Initiative
In late July, Poetry Ireland announced Carrick-on-Suir, Co Tipperary, as one of 20 ‘Poetry Towns’ across Ireland.... Read More

10/09/2021 - 16:15
General News
General News

In the Open Clonmel | Faoin Spéir

In the Open | Faoin Spéir is an Arts Council funded programme developed in response to the COVID-19 crisis for 2021 which will see a variety of... Read More

29/07/2021 - 12:45
General News
General News

Local Live Performance Programming Scheme 2021-Tipperary

Tipperary County Council invites tenders from event management/professional production companies for the delivery of services in relation to live... Read More

08/07/2021 - 16:00
General News
General News

Dormant Accounts Fund Measure to Support the Employment of...

As part of the Dormant Accounts Fund Action Plan for 2021, the Department of Social Protection (DSP) are inviting applications from community and... Read More

20/04/2021 - 14:15
General News
General News

Keep Well - Radio Drama Series

The Making of Radio Dramas in a Virtual Realm
Three new radio dramas featuring stories inspired by residents of nursing homes across County... Read More

14/04/2021 - 14:15
General News
General News

Keep Well project - When the Shed Light is On

When The Shed Light Is On

Project by Peter O Toole of Hothouse Flowers in performance and conversation with men from the Men’s Sheds of... Read More

24/02/2021 - 09:15
General News
General News

Keep Well project - The Spring Garden

A 6 week programme of online lessons where you can learn how to create a colourful Spring garden, suitable for the novice or beginner. Gardening... Read More

11/02/2021 - 14:15
General News
General News

Virtual Blas International Summer School bursary scheme

Bursary Scheme - to attend the Virtual Blas International Summer School for Traditional Irish Music and Dance.
Summer School Dates: Online... Read More

08/02/2021 - 16:30
General News
General News

Keep Well project - 'Fair County' - Farming...

‘Fair County’ - Farming and Gardening with Nature.
Join Sean O’Farrell of Cloncannon Biofarm as he delivers his Farming and Gardening with... Read More

08/02/2021 - 13:00
General News
General News

Keep Well project - Couch to Circus with Cloughjordan...

Couch to Circus!
Are you age 16 to 25 years, living in Tipperary?
Looking for a fun challenge during lockdown?
Try Couch to... Read More

08/02/2021 - 12:30
General News
General News

Keep Well project - Musical Mindfulness

Musical Mindfulness with Rockwell Music Academy

You can book your place now on this six week interactive music appreciation programme,... Read More

08/02/2021 - 12:00
General News
General News

Keep Well project - Connect, Create, Inspire with South...

Connect, Create, Inspire with South Tipperary Arts Centre

South Tipperary Arts Centre are thrilled to bring you the complete line up for '... Read More

08/02/2021 - 11:45
General News
General News

Keep Well project - The Sofa Symphony Listening Party

The Sofa Symphony Listening Party

For music fans missing the experience of concert music a new project - “The Sofa Symphony Listening Party... Read More

08/02/2021 - 11:30
General News
General News

Arts Act Grant Scheme 2021

Arts Act Grant Scheme 2021.
Tipperary County Council invites applications for assistance under the Arts Act Grant Scheme 2021. This grant... Read More

12/01/2021 - 14:15
General News
General News

The Tyrone Guthrie Centre Regional Bursary Award 2021

Tipperary County Council will fund two bursary awards to professional artists living in Tipperary to develop work at the County Monaghan workplace... Read More

11/01/2021 - 10:45
General News
General News

Tipperary Local Drama Scheme 2021

Local Drama has traditionally been very strong in Tipperary. The aim of the 2021 Local Drama Scheme is to acknowledge and support the key role... Read More

11/01/2021 - 09:45
General News
General News

Tipperary Artist Award scheme 2021

Tipperary Artist Award scheme 2021.
This scheme is intended to support professional artists under the following categories:

A.... Read More

08/01/2021 - 16:00
General News
General News

Tipperary Healthy Ireland Cultural Projects Grant Scheme

Tipperary Healthy Ireland Cultural Projects Grant Scheme.
The Tipperary Healthy Ireland programme 2021 is providing a range of resources and... Read More

08/01/2021 - 15:30
General News
General News

Engine Short Film Scheme

Engine Short Film Scheme is a new ambitious short film development and production scheme for emerging talent that are based in Limerick, Tipperary... Read More

09/12/2020 - 14:30
General News
General News

In Commemoration of Sean Treacy

Some of the Artefacts of Sean Treacy, that are currently on display in the Sean Treacy Memorial Swimming Pool, Tipperary Town

14/10/2020 - 17:00
Events
Events
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