Arts Councils Dance Bursary Awarded to… Waterford Dance/Aerial Artist Rachel Ní Bhraonain

Garter Lane Arts Centre is delighted for Waterford based Dance/Aerial artist

Rachel Ni Bhraonain as the recipient of an Arts Council Dance Bursary award.

Supported by the arts centre, this development will assist Rachel through mentorship, practice and research development, where she will use the centres dance studio as a base.

Garter Lane was thrilled to be in a position to commission Rachel earlier in the year to create a Dance Response to BLUE an exhibition that spent much of its time in our gallery under lockdown. The filmed piece “Marian” (subsequently programmed as part of the GAZE film festival) was created by Rachel and filmmaker Ger O’ Keeffe and was screened on Culture Night, and during Well Fest 202, We greatly look forward to welcoming Rachel to the Artscentre as she embarks on a new journey…..

(photograph courtesy of HK Stuart)

You can find out more about Rachel’s work below:

We look forward to bringing you updates on the work of all artists who interact with Garter Lane as they happen, and we hope in due course to be back in the business of presenting the work of those artists in “real life”.

We do hope you will stay tuned to our website and social media channels.