Photo by Jonathan Stokes

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council is delighted to announce an artist residency focusing on young people with intellectual disabilities based at the Grainstore, dlr’s youth arts facility. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 19 October, 12 noon

This residency is designed to respond to the need for better access to cultural activities at local level for young people with disabilities. We are looking for professional individuals/companies that work in one or more of the following areas: Visual Art, Dance, Theatre, Music, Opera, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Spoken Word, Creative Writing, Circus Arts or Performance Art.

The brief is to engage with young people in the local area with intellectual disabilities to explore the art form, develop inclusive practice and create new work together. 

The residency is for a maximum of €8000

Find out more here: All Aboard Again