Ealáin na Gaeltachta teo, a joint venture bewtween Údaras a Gaeltachta and The Arts Council, promotes the development of the contemporary and traditional arts in the Gaeltacht ( the Irish- speaking regions of Ireland).
Ealáin na Gaeltachta provides services and grant schemes that support the development of arts organisations and individual artists. They also provides training and mentoring supports. The organisation also supports initiatives that help build the capacity and infrastructure of the arts in the Gaeltacht.
There are three Arts Officers employed by Ealáin na Gaeltachta in the various Gaeltacht regions (Connacht and Co.Meath, Munster, and Donegal) and the Údarás’s Arts Development Executive oversees the project.
Ealáin na Gaeltacha Team
Arts Development Executive Donegal
Tel:- 074 95 60100
Arts Development Executive Connaught & County Meath
Muireann Ní Dhroighneáin
Tel:- 091 503 100
Arts Development Executive Munster
Eibhlín De Paor
Tel:- 0066 9150100 / 026 45366
Ealáin na Gaeltacha Board of Directors
Siún Nic Grianna
Siún is the Communications and Marketing Manager with Údará na Gaeltachta
Tel:- 091 503219
Daithí Alcorn was first elected to the board of Údarás na Gaeltachta in 1994. He was a councillor on Donegal County Council until 2014.
Tel:- 074 9542087
Micheál Mac Giolla Easpaig
Micheál is the Regional Manager for the Donegal Gaeltacht with Údarás na Gaeltachta
Tel:- 074 9558024