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Craft Development Funding

If you are a craft maker in Skye, Lochalsh or Wester Ross you can now apply to An Tuireann for funding for the development of your practice.

A new fund specifically for individual craft practitioners has been set up by An Tuireann with assistance from the Scottish Arts Council and HIE Skye and Wester Ross.

Makers are welcome to apply for a grant of up to £1,000 towards one or more of the following: equipment, research and development, preparing for new exhibitions, travel costs to events/exhibitions and craft-relevant short courses. The fund will support craft makers/practitioners to develop new areas of work.

To apply, please download the Guidelines and Application Form PDF, or for more details and an application form, please contact Hazel Raee - Craft Development Officer at An Tuireann.

T: (01478) 613306

An Tuireann Arts Centre, Struan Road, Portree, Isle of Skye IV51 9EG


SMO ‘Artist’s in Residence Programme’

The Trustees of Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, in partnership with the Scottish Arts Council and the Royal Scottish Academy of Art, seek applications for the following posts : Writer in Residence Musician in Residence Visual Artist in Residence We are looking for the Writer and the Musician to take up post in September 2007, with the Visual Artist's commencement date yet to be decided.

For job description and further information:

T: 01471 888 301

Applications must be received no later than 31st July 2007, with interviews to be held 24th August 2007.


Employment vacancy- An Tuireann

Information and application pack will be available here from early next week. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AN TUIREANN ARTS CENTRE LTD £25,000.00 - £30,000.00 This is a full time post with ongoing responsibility for overseeing the management, artistic and strategic development of this contemporary arts centre on the Isle of Skye The board of directors wishes to appoint an individual with experience of working in the cultural sector and fundraising, with the skills to take forward an exciting new development. The successful candidate will be working with an established and effective core team.

Closing date 28th September 2007

Director's Job Pack




An Tuireann Development Proposal

Download a copy of our Development Proposal here

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