Creative Ireland is a national programme which connects people, creativity and wellbeing. Kilkenny County Council Culture Team deliver the “Creative Communities” element of the programme. The following projects are funded under the 2022 Kilkenny Creative Ireland Programme, with funding from the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.

Project Details Location Delivered by Further information
Alternative Kilkenny Arts Festival Arts festival Kilkenny City Alternative Kilkenny Arts AKA Fringe Festival
Drawing Club Drawing events & children’s drawing camp Kilkenny City Butler Gallery Butler Gallery events
Inistioge Shopfronts School workshops & exhibition of shopfront signage Inistioge Deirdre Ring Inistioge, Kilkenny Shopfronts
The River Orchard Circus skills workshop Kilnaspic, Mooncoin The River Orchard The River Orchard Project
Se7en Inch Collective – Family Roots Live DJ event Kilkenny City The Se7en Inch Collective Se7en Inch Collective
“Unreasonable” Theatre production Kilkenny City Dreamstuff Youth Theatre Dreamstuff Youth Theatre
“The Second Chamber” Film documentary Knockroe Kilkenny County Council Heritage Office Kilkenny Heritage
Bookville 2022 Book festival Kilkenny City & County Kilkenny County Council Library & Arts Services Kilkenny Bookville
Arts Show Radio programme on Kilkenny’s art scene/ projects Kilkenny City & County Kilkenny County Council Arts Office Kilkenny Arts Office
Youth Arts Now Developing & progressing youth arts policy Kilkenny City & County Kilkenny County Council Arts Office Kilkenny Arts Office