Dungannon Borough Arts Forum was initiated by Dungannon & South Tyrone Borough Council, to support and advise on arts development for the Borough. The Committee consists of cross party representation. Council supports the partnership through facilitating meetings, with a venue and administration. The Council fund activities on an annual basis.
Dungannon Borough Arts Forum seeks to:
• Celebrate diversity
• Widen participation and collaboration of the arts
• Improve and promote community development
• Promote good practice and innovative thinking
• Support artists and groups
• Enhance networking, information sharing in Dungannon Borough
• Promote self esteem and empowerment
• Lobby for training and education in the arts
• Lobby for funding for the arts
• Partnership working for the arts statutory and voluntary
The forum decided that the best way to achieve the aims is through the annual Dungannon Borough Arts Forum Festival. The festival will ensure that the Forum promotes, empowers and celebrates the arts.
Would you like an opportunity to get involved in what's happening in the Arts in the Dungannon Borough or if you would like to join the Arts Forum?