CFCP MEETING POINT 2020
For Migrant Artists, Migrant Arts and Culturally Diverse Arts Communities

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CENTRE FOR CREATIVE PRACTICES

ANNUAL MEETING POINT

FOR MIGRANT AND
CULTURALLY DIVERSE ARTISTS

 

A SERIES OF TALKS, PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS VIA ZOOM

7 & 21 Sep, 4 – 6 pm
5 & 19 Oct, 4 -6 pm
2 & 16 Nov, 4 -6 pm

CFCP Meeting Point

The Centre for Creative Practices is delighted to welcome you ALL to our third annual New Voices of Ireland – Meeting Point For Migrant Artists, Migrant Arts and Culturally Diverse Arts Communities.

The purpose of our Annual Meeting Point is to establish a vibrant network between migrant, culturally diverse and local artistic communities allowing for new collaborations, cross-pollination, professional and personal growth.

Despite these challenging times and the restrictions, we have a full and hopefully inspiring programme.

Who is Meeting Point for?

  • Migrant artists
  • Migrant artist communities
  • Arts participation groups
  • Migrant Arts
  • Culturally Diverse Arts Communities

 

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2020 Meeting Point will encompass 6 Sessions and will take place on the following dates:

  • 7 & 21 September, online from 4 – 6 pm – New funding schemes & commissions of new works
  • 5 & 19 October, online from 4 – 6 pm – Being a Professional Artist and Well-being for artists during these pandemic times
  • 2 & 16 November, online from 4 – 6 pm – Pop-up shops for artists and the Arts Council’s new funding schemes and supports programmes as well as Well-being for artists

We also would like you to share with us your story, your creative journey in Ireland. We want to hear about your needs for professional development and support so that we can better tailor our programme and represent you when talking to the local organisations and agencies.

We very much look forward to connecting with you over the next three months.

We hope you will be able to join us and benefit from professional support and exchange with your peers.

Zoom in, learn, share and enjoy!

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THE NEXT SESSION

The next Annual Meeting Point For Migrant Artists, Migrant Arts and Culturally Diverse Arts Communities session will take place in 2021. 

Recordings of al the previous Zoom session will be available online from December 2020. 

Thank you to all who took part and we look forward to seeing you all again soon. 

             
             
             
             

Register for Meeting Point

Under current Covid-19 government restrictions with regards to gatherings and public events, we cannot deliver the Meeting Point as a physical event and instead we decided to run a SERIES OF TALKS, PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS via Zoom.

THE PROGRAMME

Annual Meeting Point for Migrant and Culturally Diverse Artists – September – November 2020

             
Dates       Topics Speakers  
September Monday 07-Sep 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction     
      4.15 – 5 pm New funding schemes by the Arts Council of Ireland – Artwork Commission Scheme and Artist Professional Development Award as well as CFCP’s – call for artists for the New Voices of Ireland Series 2020 Monika Sapielak, CFCP  
      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm How have you been over the last 6 months? Artists experience – questions, suggestions, issues and possible solutions. Open Forum  
             
  Monday 21-Sep 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction    
      4.15 – 5 pm Eramus+ funding opportunities for artists and arts organisations, Leargas Leargas  
      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm Funding Application Clinique – Artist Professional Development Award, the Arts Council of Ireland Monika Sapielak, CFCP  
             
             
October Monday 05-Oct 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction    
      4.15 – 5 pm Being a professional artist – what does it mean and how to get there? Nicola Anthony  
      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm Artists experience – questions, suggestions issues and possible solutions Open Forum  
             
  Monday 19-Oct 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction    
      4.15 – 5 pm

Well -being for Artists

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      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm Artists experience – questions, suggestions issues and possible solutions Open Forum  
             
             
November Monday 02-Nov 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction    
      4.15 – 5 pm Pop-up shops – the quick guide how to set up and run a pop-up shop Mullingar Employment Group  
      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm Artists experience – questions, suggestions, issues and possible solutions Open Forum  
             
  Monday 16-Nov 4pm – 4.15pm Introduction    
      4.15 – 5 pm Funding Opportunities and other support for Artists – Arts Council, Ireland Ann O’Connor, Head of the Arts Participation with the Arts Council of Ireland  
      5.00 – 5.10 Break    
      5.10 – 6 pm Artists experience – questions, suggestions, issues and possible solutions. Wrap up of the Series Open Forum & Monika Sapielak, CFCP  

Register for Meeting Point

Under current Covid-19 government restrictions with regards to gatherings and public events, we cannot deliver the Meeting Point as a physical event and instead we decided to run a SERIES OF TALKS, PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS via Zoom.

Register for Meeting Point

There is a nominal fee for the participants of €10 for both days (the same amount applies for attendance on only one day). Should you not be able to pay this amount but are sincerely interested in participating in the event, please contact monika@cfcp.ie, we will do our best to help.