CCA Programme Launch and Seminar

Mar 31, 2012 1:00 pm

CCA Derry-Londonderry are launching their new programme, hosting a seminar and throwing a party in their new premises on Saturday March 31st. It’s an all-day affair that kicks off at 1pm with a seminar featuring Annie Fletcher, Francis McKee, current ACW student Ciara Hickey, and many more. At 5pm there will be a reception followed by a party until late. Full details as follows:

CCA Derry~Londonderry having a programme launch, seminar and a ground-breaking party in our future home at 10-12 Artillery Street, Saturday, March 31st, between 1 and 9 pm. Come in and check out the space, find out about what we do and how you can get involved!

Between 1 and 4 pm, you are invited to a seminar with representatives from leading art venues, such as Annie Fletcher, Curator, Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven; Francis McKee, Director, CCA Glasgow, Glasgow; Ciara Hickey, Gallery Manager, Belfast Exposed, Belfast; Séamus Kealy, Director/Curator, The Model, Sligo, Peter Richards, Golden Threads Gallery, Belfast, and Aileen Burns & Johan Lundh, Co-Directors of CCA Derry~Londonderry. Presenters will discuss their strategies for exhibition making, collaboration, fundraising, and most importantly, propose models for moving forward together.

Between 5 and 6 pm, the seminar speakers will be joined by local dignitaries and community representatives to toast the new space.

From 6 pm onwards, local DJ Stephen McCauley will entertain the crowd, while refreshments are being served.

More information about the event, and about CCA in general can be found on their website: