What does Arts in Education practice look like? Read about the processes and partnerships behind current projects happening around Ireland.

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Teacher-Artist Partnership (TAP) Project – The Lonely Traveller

2020 Portal Documentation Award recipients, composer Fiona Linnane & teacher Jacintha Mullins share with us their collaboration with the pupils of the Mid-West School for the Deaf Limerick.



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Performance Day - Songs for Our Times

Songs For Our Times – An Intergenerational Intercultural Music Project

Musician Ruti Lachs collaborated with Bandonbridge National School and Bandon Daycare Centre in this intergenerational project that explored music, culture and immigration.

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Paddy Red Downey and the Voice in the Dream

Artists Annie Callaghan & Robbie Perry and primary school teachers Andrea Malone & Catherine Mc Guirk discuss their storytelling project which used music, art and drama.

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A Sensory Experience of Place

'A Sensory Experience of Place' included artist Lisa Cahill, teacher Leanne Kyle and the pupils of P2 & 3 Aughnacloy P.S. Co. Tyrone.The project is part of the Virtually There artist-in-residence project managed by Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership.




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Big Bang. Image (c) Brian Farrell

The Big Bang

Brian Irvine works with young composers in County Sligo to develop new musical compositions, performed by Sligo Academy of Music Sinfonietta and Music Generation Sligo Choir.

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(c) Jennie Guy

Thinking Visual

Curator Jennie Guy and Artists John Beattie and Sven Anderson work with young people from Blessington Community College, supported by Wicklow County Arts Office

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'Materials' (c) Fingal County Council Arts Office

Artful Dodgers

A unique early years arts education programme taking place in two community crèche services in Fingal, north county Dublin.

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