Birr Writers Residency
Writers, poets, journalists and literature enthusiasts of all genres. The Birr Writers Residency is NOW OPEN for submissions. If you would like to spend a peaceful writing week in the gorgeous georgian town of Birr please do apply. For more information and application for please see here.
NOW CLOSED Festival Arts Grant 2017
Applications were sought from organisations wishing to underatke an arts festival in Offaly during 2017. Click here for further info.
Closing date is Fri 10th Feb @ 4pm
NOW Closed Arts Act Grant 2017
Artists, arts organisations, schools, drama & musical groups, town bands, voluntary community groups (not festivals) are all eligible to apply. Click here for all info.
Closing date Fri 27th Jan 2017 @ 4pm
Observing Offaly Book
Book is available to purchase from Offaly County Council and selected retail outlets for €15
Click here for more info....
Midlands Arts and Culture Magazine Winter 2016
OUT NOW OR DOWNLOAD FROM THE LINK ABOVE
Edited by Vivienne Clarke
Mini Movies -See what our schools can do
Each year three schools from Offaly debut their own film creations at the OFFline Film Festival. This year the premiere is on. To find out more about this project please see or our multi media page for links to the films they have created been created in previous years.
Culture Night 2016
We had a great night with over 36 acts performing all over Offaly. To see some photos and news from the night check out our facebook page.
We also have a lovely short film Faces of Tullamore that was projected onto Spollens in Tullamore on Culture Night to view it you can visit our OffalyArts Youtube Channel
Foundation Arts (the annual festival which has occupied Kilroy’s, Tullamore since 2013) will evolve to bring a selection of artistic projects and events over the next couple of months in the premises before construction starts on the new Arts Centre. Keep an eye on the Tullamore Community Arts Centre facebook page for up dates on the Foundation programme.
SECRETS OF OFFALY
The three SECRETS OF OFFALY public art projects have assembled for a single exhibition which launched on Thursday 4th Feb 2016 @ 7pm in Aras an Chontae, Tullamore. These projects are the legacy of three Offaly Communitie sin the early 1900's. To find out more follow about these projects this link.
To find out more about the exhibition click here
Music Generation Offaly/Westmeath
Check out our introduction video on Youtube
Tullamore Community Arts Centre
For up to date news on the progress of the centre and fundraising events visit www.tullamorecommuityartscentre.ie
ALWAYS Wanted - Film Locations and Offaly Business for Film Industry
Film can bring business worth tens of thousands to an area, with production companies using hotels, catering companies, taxis and restaurants. Our FilmOffaly Vendor Card gives local services the opportunity to tap directly into that industry.Visit www.filmoffaly.ie for more info
We are always looking for interesting locations So if you think your house, business or factory would suit give us a call on 05793 57400
OUR ONLINE VIDEOS & MUSIC
We have some great videos from the public art films The Grand Experience to Offaly Youth Theatre productions. We have music by Wayne Brennan and music from the community of Kilcormac. We have stop motion films and promo films for Culture night to see our full collection visit our multi media page or check us out on our Youtube