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Bursaries & Beyond Seminar

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Kilkenny Castle

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Bursaries & Beyond Seminar

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Fri 28 Feb, 12 to 4.30. €10/€5 group rate

Whether you are an emerging maker, an established maker or a student of craft and design, this seminar will explain the process of applying for bursaries and the benefits they bring.

Speakers cover a variety of craft disciplines and include emerging designer makers, established designer makers and a judge from the RDS Irish Craft Bursary panel, all bringing their own experiences of bursaries and contemporary craft practice to share with the audience.

- Liz Cooper judge for the RDS Irish Craft Bursary 2019 - 2020 and curator of the Surface Matters PORTFOLIO Critical Selection 2019 - 2020.

- Ciara Garvey DCCI's Development Manager and manager of PORTFOLIO .

- Edmond Byrne contemporary glass maker and winner of the RDS Irish Craft Bursary 2018 - 2019, collaborating with metal artist, Adi Toch.

- Seliena Coyle jewellery designer, part of PORTFOLIO and winner of the RDS Irish Craft Bursary 2019 - 2020.

- Edward Coveney & Esther Gerrard of Elements of Action, DCCI Future Makers award winners.

Surface Matters is an exhibition of new, innovative works from the Design & Crafts Council Ireland’s PORTFOLIO: Critical Selection 2019-20. The designer makers represented were selected by an international panel, for demonstrating excellence in craftsmanship, design quality and technical skill. Surface Matters, curated by Liz Cooper, considers the extraordinary skill and attention to detail involved in the creation of these contemporary craft objects.

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