Our Aims

Facilitate International and EU Relationships and Funding

Support and Develop Place-based Cultural Programming

Provide Supports to the Cultural and Creative Sector

Our Values

Partnership

We believe that progress and delivery can only be achieved through meaningful partnership and respectful collaboration with other key stakeholders in the work that we want to achieve to better support culture, creative industries, and placemaking.

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Place

Our place is Galway. We will celebrate our place through our programme but also celebrate our place in Europe and in the world in how we utilise our Networks, build on our partnerships to ensure a strong cultural recognition of our place.

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People & Participation

We want to ensure that our people and their participation in Culture is at the heart of what we do. We will create opportunities for people to engage and participate in exciting opportunities that make Galway the truly exciting place that it is to live.

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Opportunities

RTÉ Arts & Culture: Commissioning Call

RTÉ requires that any company awarded a Commission is aware of the obligations under the RTÉ Journalism & Content Guidelines 2020 and the statutory and regulatory obligations under the Broadcasting Act 2009 and the relevant Codes of the ...

Call for Tenders: Culture and Democracy Study and Peer Learning – School/Culture Collaborations for Civic Engagement and Critical Citizenship Education

European Commission Culture and Democracy Study and Peer Learning - School/Culture Collaborations for Civic Engagement and Critical Citizenship Education The European Commission has published a call to learn more about how art can boost pupils’ civic engagement. This ...

About us

Galway Culture Company was established to create opportunities to engage with EU and International partners and local place-based programming which honours the relationships and builds on the learnings, outcomes and legacies of Galway’s many European and Global designations including Galway’s designation as European Capital of Culture, UNESCO City of Film, European Green Leaf, European Region of Gastronomy. The company will work closely with Galway City Council and Galway County Council to deliver a collective creative vision for Galway..

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Projects

We are Galway, We are Culture – Film

Project Name We are Galway, We are Culture - Film Project Partners Fighting Fish Films, local artists, Galway organisations and agencies Role of Galway Culture Company Partner Strategic Aim This ...

The Air We Share

Project Name: The Air We Share Project Partners: Galway City Council in partnership with Galway Arts Centre, University of Galway, Westside Resource Centre, and Galway Culture Company Role of Galway ...

Climate on Culture 2024 Conference

Project Name Climate on Culture 2024 Conference Project Partners Idaho Museum of International Diaspora Role of Galway Culture Company Partner and Funder Strategic Aim This project falls under our second ...