Call for Applications from Visual Artists – closing 11 Jan 2019

Creative Spark is delighted to offer visual artists a residency programme for 2019.



Creative Spark is a not-for-profit company established to promote creative and cultural industries, including new and emerging businesses and freelance practitioners, in County Louth, Ireland. Creative Spark provides a dedicated creative training and workspace facility.

The Creative Spark Residency Programme will provide opportunities for visual artists and art professionals to research and develop their practices. It will support both emerging and established visual artists working in any medium, but will give preference to those artists developing a body of work in a printmaking discipline.

Application is by open call and is open to Irish applicants. The Residency will be for 2 months in duration and run start of August to end of September 2019.

Each residency will be supported by provision of studio space in Creative Spark, along with access to all the facilities and basic technical support.

To apply

Application forms available at:

Completed application forms can be send by email (scanned copies + support material) to or by post to: Creative Spark, Clontygora Drive, Muirhevnamor, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Deadline: Friday 11th January 2019 at 5pm

artist forms link
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