Creative Spark

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The Creative Spark Residency Programme provides opportunities for visual artists and art professionals to research and develop their practices.

It supports both emerging and established visual artists working in any medium, but will give preference to those artists developing a body of work in a printmaking discipline.

Application will be by open call or invitation and will be open to Irish and international applicants.

Residency Programme since: 2014
Description of Organisation:

Creative Spark was established in 2012 to promote innovative and creative businesses, including new and established enterprises in Louth and the wider north-east region.

Creative Spark provides a dedicated training and workspace facility in Dundalk. We welcome and support new and established businesses operating within the creative industries, innovation, technology, and sustainable energy sectors.

Providing dedicated training and &lsquolearning lab&rsquo facilities and affordable workspace, Creative Spark offers an environment where innovation and creativity can flourish. Networking, peer-to-peer exchange and connectivity are a daily reality for the business community working, learning and meeting in the centre.

Organisation founded in: 2012
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Exhibition at end of residency
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 3
Number of studios: 1
Number of artists in residence at one time: 1
Studio type and size: Private studio
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Ceramics
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Internet
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Application process: Digital application
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: N/A
    Nearest Airport: Dublin
    Nearest Train Station: Dundalk Clarke
    How to reach by plane: Dublin AirportBelfast Airport
    How to reach by train: Dublin Connolly Station to Dundalk Clarke Station
    How to reach by car: From Dublin Airport 1 hour maximum
    Street & Number: Clontygora, Muirhevnamor,
    Postal Code: 0
    City: Dundalk, Louth
    Country long: Ireland
    Clontygora, Muirhevnamor,
    Dundalk, Louth 0 IRL
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