The Centre for Arts Research and Practice

CARPE is a centre for excellence in all forms of arts practice and arts research, serving as UCC’s primary interface between the School’s primary disciplinary fields of film, screen media, music, theatre, and dance—and creative arts fields across the university, from visual arts and literature to architecture, arts education, digital arts and humanities, and beyond.

CARPE currently hosts national and international research grants totalling over €5m.  These competitive and prestigious awards come from a range of national and international sources, including major research grants from:

Furthermore, the School regularly attracts funding from national and international arts and presenting organisations such as:

Last but not least, the School’s community-engaged and social justice work is sustained through community arts and NGO partnerships too many to name, but including:

Centre for Arts Research and Practice (CARPE)

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