Scottish Portrait Awards 2020
Artist Emmeline Cosnett has been shortlisted for the Scottish Portrait Awards 2020 for her oil on aluminium painting "The Mask Maker"
The self portrait created during Covid-19 restrictions, featuring her pet bull terrier will be exhibited in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Duff House, Banff between now and 2021. Emmeline was also a recipient of the Cavan Arts Emerging Artist Awards 2020.
Scottish Portrait Awards will live stream at 8pm on Wednesday 18 November 2020 and available for catchup on YouTube
Platform 31 - Opportunity for Artists
A nationwide artist development scheme by the 31 Local Authority Arts Offices, in collaboration with the Arts Council The Association of Local Authority Arts Offices (LAAOs), in collaboration with the Arts Council, present PLATFORM 31 – a national opportunity for artists to develop their practice and test new ideas of collaboration, research, audience development, place-making and sharing their work.
Participating artists will receive an €8,000 bursary to invest in themselves and their practice, combined with participation in an advisory and developmental framework and a peer network.
Fleadh Mhór Dhoire 2020 will showcase to the world our indigenous Irish Traditional Arts creating a platform for illuminating the sheer quality of musicianship, singing, literature and Irish Culture that our city and region possesses.
Broadcasting on the Web, Facebook and YouTube