In Between

Biodiversity
SPRAOI will harness artistic, community, scientific and media resources to heighten awareness of the ‘in between’ costal zone bridging landscape and sea, the Cunnigar in Dungarvan
Creative

SPRAOI

This artistic project aims to stimulate public conversations that alters perceptions of and human actions towards this often forgotten zone of biodiversity.

Founded in 1993 Waterford Spraoi is a leader in Irish street arts and spectacle. For over thirty-years the company has delivered events of excellence throughout Ireland including: opening ceremony European Capital of Culture (Cork), Bram Stoker Festival (Dublin), opening ceremony World Fire and Police Games (Belfast). Operating from Ireland’s only purpose-built street arts studios’ complex, in Waterford City, Spraoi provides clients with one-stop-shop solutions to an array of inspirational spectacle events. Spraoi provides partners with creative design and event planning services: incorporating liaison with stakeholders including: artists, technicians, local communities, Gardai, local authorities and private sector business. Spraoi produces an annual international street arts festival in Waterford that showcases Irish artists to international markets and premieres work from around the world to Irish audiences. Spraoi has successfully created events with cross-sectoral partners including: SETU science promotion unit CALMAST, Waterford Council Economic Development unit, Tipperary County Council arts department and Cork City Council events unit. Spraoi Studios are used as a creation centre by artists throughout Ireland. The studios are managed, staffed and equipped to plan and deliver major creative projects.

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