Category Archives: Visual & Thrive Reources

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 19

This Our Thriving Tribe session, is dedicated to Time! How do you value your time? The curators of Our Thriving Tribe invited Arts professionals to respond to this question as part of research into entrepreneurship within the arts in Ireland. Each professional responded in their own unique way, some of these responses are shared in […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 18

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This sessions invited guest is Andrea Fitzpatrick, an artist, arts manager and curator based in Ireland. Andrea Fitzpatrick is an artist, arts manager and curator, with a strong interest in collaboration and overlapping disciplines. In 2015 she created the Chimera Art and Science programme to create a space for experimentation and collaboration between art and […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 17

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This sessions invited guest is Cathy Fitzgerald, an Eco Social Arts practitioner based in Ireland. My name is Cathy Fitzgerald, and I’m an Irish-based New Zealander living in rural County Carlow in Ireland these past 20 years. Since the late 1990s, I have been inspired by the emergent art and ecology field in visual culture, […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 16

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This sessions invited guest is Susan Buttner. Susan Buttner is an artist based in Ireland, concerned with bodily experiences of knowledge and power, identity, politics, alienation and difference. This practice involves sculpture, film, performance, painting, writing and collaborative projects. Recent group exhibitions include, Highlanes Gallery Open Submission, 2020, curated by Joy Gerrard, Sean Kissane, Jerome […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 15

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This sessions invited guest is Tadhg O’Sullivan. Tadhg O’Sullivan is a director-producer, editor and sound artist living in Ireland. His first feature film Yximalloo (co-directed with Feargal Ward) won the Prix Premiere at FiD Marseille in 2014. His second feature The Great Wall screened around the world, at festivals including RIDM, MoMA Doc Fortnight, FiD […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 14

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This sessions invited guest is Úna Molloy. Úna Molloy founded Turning Pirate in 2006 as an agency and creative production company. Since then Turning Pirate has been booking shows and tours for artists throughout Ireland and the UK including Lisa Hannigan, Booka Brass, Wallis Bird, Paul Noonan, John Smith (UK), Willy Mason (USA), Ye Vagabonds, […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 13

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This sessions invited guest is Maser. Maser truly embodies the centric spirit of contemporary visual art in Ireland today. Having created artwork since 1995, over the last 25 years, Maser has earned much respect professionally and has generated a large and dedicated following in Ireland and abroad – through his seamlessly imaginative and unique graphic […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 12

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This sessions invited guest is Edel Tobin, who is passionate about re-imagining & rejuvenating public outdoor spaces. Edel has spent the past seven years building, curating, and creating projects in her home city of Waterford and across Ireland. Edel describes everything she does as collaborative with her expertise around providing a platform for artists to […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 11

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This sessions invited guest is Tobi Omoteso, an internationally acclaimed B-boy (breakdancer) and hip hop dancer. Training at Broadway Dance Centre & The birth place of Hip-Hop – New York, Tobi has been dancing for over 15 years and is dedicated to supporting the foundations of this dynamic and influential dance form. As curator and […]

Exploring Entrepreneurship in the Arts in Ireland – 10

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This sessions invited guest are THISISPOPBABY Lead by Jennifer Jennings & Phillip McMahon. THISISPOPBABY is a theatre and events production company that rips up the space between popular culture, counter culture, queer culture and high art – providing both a vehicle for our associate artists’ dreams and an electrifying access point to the arts. THISISPOPBABY’s […]