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Covid-19 (Coronavirus) service update

The Arts Office is currently closed to the public and is operating restricted business hours

The following cultural facilities are closed:

  • Cultúrlann Sweeney, Kilkee
  • EASI Artists Studios, Ennis
  • Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery and Studios
  • Gallery at Clare Museum
  • Gallery at Scariff Library
  • glór, Ennis
  • Tulla Stables Studios
(065) 6899091

Clare Arts Office works with artists of all disciplines (painters, musicians, dancers, writers, actors etc.) and communities throughout the county on a variety of programmes and projects. 

We manage the Tulla Stables Artists Studios and the EASI Artists Studios in Ennis.

We programme and manage Cultúrlann Sweeney Theatre and Gallery in Kilkee and provide support to glór, Ennis and Ennistymon Courthouse Gallery and Studios.

Clare Arts Office is guided by the aims and core values of Flourish: Clare Arts Development Plan 2019-2023 [PDF, 5.58MB]

A summary of the Arts Development Plan is available here: Clare Arts Development Plan Summary [PDF, 704KB]

Arts Office Website Tender

A key objective of the Clare Arts Development Plan is to create a new website for Clare Arts Office to enable us to

  • improve our online presence
  • showcase our work in a variety of media, disciplines and forms
  • enhance our social media platforms
  • improve engagement with artists and the communities we serve

A Request for Quotations [PDF, 654KB] is now available and the Quotation Response Document [Word, 204KB] should be returned no later than 12 noon, May 22nd, 2020.

Replies to queries received up to May 15th, 2020 are available in the Clarifications Document.

Find up to date information on events

  • Our social media accounts carry information on our programmes and events as well as local, national and international events and opportunities. Follow us @artsofficeclare on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • You can also register to receive text alerts about Arts Office events happening in your area. Register for Map Alerter and select the Community Notices option.

Page last reviewed: 26/04/20

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Arts Office
Library Service
Clare Library Headquarters
Mill Road
Co. Clare
V95 FX32
(065) 6899091
Opening hours
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


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