Artist and artwork organisations throughout the county are being inspired to submit ideas for Eire’s nationwide day of creativity, Cruinniú na nÓg, in June.
Cruinniú na nÓg, takes place on Saturday 12 June 2021, offering alternatives for younger folks to be inquisitive and curious, to be creative and progressive, and to study a brand new talent, to fulfil a inventive ambition or showcase an internal inventive expertise.
Cork County Council Library and Arts Service, accountable for programming occasions and actions for the celebration, has issued an open name for purposes from artists and humanities organisations in Cork County.
Launching the decision, Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Mary Linehan Foley mentioned: “Cruinniú na nÓg is a implausible celebration of the voice of the kid and younger individual in our tradition. We welcome formidable and progressive proposals by artists, designers, historians, voluntary teams and cultural organisations that shine a lightweight on the creativity of our youthful inhabitants and showcase ongoing initiatives within the youth arts and cultural sector.
“The kids and younger folks of Eire have demonstrated superb resilience over the previous yr, this is a chance to create, play and have a good time.” Cruinniú na nÓg addresses a variety of themes together with all artwork types, heritage, craft, coding, local weather change, and design. This yr, because of uncertainty over lockdown measures which may be in place in June, a blended method of on-line and reside in-person programming is anticipated to adjust to public well being tips.
Artists and humanities organisations are invited to suggest a challenge or occasion for kids and/or younger folks. Whereas there should be a key occasion going down on June 12, candidates are inspired to make proposals that provide an extended interval of engagement past that sooner or later.
Due to this fact, tasks might start prematurely of June 12 and culminate in an occasion on that day or start with an introductory occasion and keep on for an prolonged interval thereafter.
Profitable candidates might be accountable for the event and administration of their proposed tasks and occasions. The utmost quantity awarded might be €3,000.
Purposes could also be submitted at www.YourCouncil.ie earlier than 5pm on Friday 2 April 2021. For queries please contact Cork County Council Arts Workplace at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 021 4285995.