Blast

BLAST – Bringing Live Arts to Students and Teachers

 Competition to design a logo for BLAST

  • The Minister of Education has announced a competition to select a design for a logo to represent BLAST – Bringing Live Arts to Students and Teachers –a new initiative which will enable up to 400 new arts in education residencies in schools each year.
  • The aim of this scheme is to give pupils in schools all over the country the opportunity to work with a professional artist on unique projects.
  • The reason for the competition is to include the voice of the student in this very important initiative in schools.
  • The winning design will be adapted by a professional design team and used by the Department of Education and by schools when they are publicising BLAST.
  • The winning entry will be selected by a panel of judges.
  • The winning entry will receive a go pro camera.
  • All entries received will receive a certificate, provided by email.
  • Closing date for receipt of entries is 30 September 2021
    • Each email entry should clearly state the name, class and school, including school address. No personal addresses or personal numbers should be included.
    • Paper entries should be clearly labelled on the reverse, with the name, class and school, including school address.
    • No personal addresses or personal numbers should be included on paper designs.  You should send your entry to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or post it to Blast Logo Competition, Department Of Education, Marlborough Street, Dublin 1, D01 RC96
  • Click here for further details

Register of Artists

Name

Art Form

Link to Bio

Mary Sheehan

Theatre/Speech & Drama

https://1drv.ms/b/s!ArfeOVTEujE_hjxahVnwe_efCO4m

Margaret Callan Bergin

Multi-disciplined Theatre Maker

https://www.garboproductions.net/theatre-prod

Juliette Saumande

Literature/Drama

http://juliettesaumande.blogspot.com/p/about.html

Sinead Curran

Visual Arts

Sinead Curran – Bio.docx

Carla Fazio

Dance Artist

https://ie.linkedin.com/in/carla-fazio-97055420

Simona Roveda

Performer, Physical Theatre Facilitator

SimonaRovedaBio

Dorota Borowa

Visual Arts – Painting, Drawing, Printmaking and Video

http://www.dorotaborowa.com/visual-artist

Gabi McGrath

Visual Arts Educator and Crafts Facilitator

Link to bio

Eileen Casey

Writer

www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/poem-of-the-week-fishing-with-my-father-by-eileen-casey-1.3515175