BLOCK T is an award-winning creative organisation based in Smithfield, Dublin 7

BLOCK T is an award-winning creative organisation based in Smithfield, Dublin 7.

Our primary purpose is to serve as a catalyst for creative individuals and organisations, working to foster, showcase and exchange Talent locally, nationally and internationally.

Objective 1: To provide a professionally managed creative cluster in Smithfield which promotes creative practice, collaboration among Creatives and with the community.

Objective 2: To host and produce high quality artistic and cultural programming that engages diverse audiences and delivers shared creative experiences.

Objective 3: To become an advocate for creative practitioners and entrepreneurs demonstrating their value to the re-imagining of global urban environments.

As well as curating and programming our own events and exhibitions, we also provide several services:

• Studio Provision and Memberships

• Workshops and Courses

• Exhibitions, Screenings and Talks

• Talent Mentorship and Advocacy

• Creative Policy Making and Facilitation

• Screen Printing

• Darkroom

• Workshop and Room hire

• Event management and Production

• Creative design and Solutions

• Stage Design, Visual Projections and Lighting

• International Talent Exchange

BLOCK T recently won the Arts Category of the David Manley Award.

Last year BLOCK T were winners of the first Noone Casey / Dublin Contemporary Mentorship awardand `Cultural Attraction of the Year`at the Dublin Living Awards and have been featured in theGuardian Newspaper, the Irish Times, ARTE (German television), National Geographic, AnOther magazine and Aljazeera (English), amongst others.

 http://www.blockt.ie/BLOCK_T/CURRENT/CURRENT.html

 

Winner of Dublin Contemporary Noone Casey Mentorship Award 2011

Winner of the David Manley Emerging Arts Entrepreneur Award 2013

http://www.blockt.ie

LAURA G DOVN

Managing Director

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