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Aoibhie McCarthy, Director, Sample-Studios and previous Fundraising Felllow

From Fellow to Director: Aoibhie McCarthy, Sample-Studios

Aoibhie McCarthy is Artistic Director of Sample-Studios, one of Ireland’s largest artist studios. As well as leading the strategic direction of the organisation, she oversees the provision of creative workspaces, gallery, professional development training and mentorship for 120 artists in Cork City.

Sorched Earth, Irish National Opera

Innovating Opera: INO's Isolde App Seamlessly Syncs Audio and Visuals

As Ireland's national opera company, INO produces high-quality, accessible opera in venues throughout Ireland and overseas. It is currently developing Isolde, a groundbreaking street art performance software ecosystem.

Sing Ireland's CEO Dermot O'Callaghan

How Sing Ireland Hit the High Notes Through the Fundraising Fellowship

Sing Ireland's CEO Dermot O'Callaghan reflects on the first year of the Fundraising Fellowship Ireland programme

Graffiti's CEO Niall Cleary

Curtain Rises on Cork's Graffiti Theatre Fundraising Future

Graffiti's CEO Niall Cleary reflects on the first year of the Fundraising Fellowship Ireland programme

DIGITAL NATIVE (2020) Video Still, Nadia J. Armstrong

Pushing Boundaries in Digital Art: Accenture Bursary Recipient's Vision

Nadia J. Armstrong is a visual artist working with performance, 3D composition, AI, and expanded video installation. She won the inaugural Accenture Digital Innovation in Art Bursary in 2022. We sat down with her to explore her work and progress since then.

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