Fancy a little creative inspiration? This is a series of seminars and demonstrations from leaders in the arts and creative industries. Alongside the Student Showcase and Craft sale in association with North West Regional College, daily talks and workshops are open to all, but please book your place in advance by calling Roe Valley Arts Centre on Tel: 028 7776 0650.
GAIL MAHON – OBJECTS AND ARTIFACTS Tuesday 20 March, 2-3pm
Working artist and maker of ceramic sculpture and installation, Gail will look at how we are connected to the material world of objects around us and the affects that has upon us as both makers and consumers. Gail is a past student of NWRC.
CREATIVE AND CULTURAL SKILLS: SARAH GRAHAM & SARAH JONES Wednesday 21 March, 2-3pm
Anyone interested in being part of Northern Ireland’s booming creative industries will find this session with Creative and Cultural Skills NI, which champions non-traditional progression routes into the creative industries workforce, invaluable.
ARTS COUNCIL NI: SUZANNE LYLE, HEAD OF VISUAL ARTS Thursday 22 March, 2-3pm
ACNI is committed to supporting artists in their career development. This brilliant seminar explores available support and opportunities to visual artists including those whose practice involves multi-media and new technologies.
CRAFT NI: JAN IRWIN Friday 23 March, 11am-12noon
The sector lead body for the promotion and development of design-led contemporary craft industry in NI, Craft NI’s Jan Irwin will provide specific insight into the services and training that they provide including profiling, events and business development.