We are delighted to announce that Aduantas Aerial, our Factory Days Residency awardees are with us now in Circus Factory from June 14th to 25th! Aduantas Aerial is an emerging aerial acrobatics dance and circus performance group based in Dublin, Ireland. They create work that blends storytelling, site-specific performance and the bizarre! They aim to
In residency this week is Linda Cullen who is delighted to be in the creative space again looking at dance and choreography with Rachael Ni Bhraonain. Finding new movements of the body and creative expressions even with the limits of injury. The power house that is Noelle Ni Riagain is also contributing to the creative
A few behind the scenes images from last weeks #FactoryDays #Residency artist Jude O’Neill working on a new solo show with mentor support from Noelle Ní Ríagáin. It has been great seeing snippets of all the Factory Days residency artists work in progress and we look forward to sharing more of the artists’ work as
Circus Factory Professional Member & Factory Days Residency artist, Natasha Bourke will be starting her first week of Residency this week. Natasha will be working with an extensive creative team to develop a new solo show. Natasha Bourke is a Cork-based interdisciplinary artist of Irish/Dutch descent with an extensive movement, circus and fine art background.
Introducing our next Factory Days residency artist, Vicki Davis Vicki M.Davis is a Visual Artist based in Cork city. A recent graduate of TUDublin, B.A.V.A. on Sherkin Island, Vicki, utilises a spectrum of interdisciplinary mediums to engage with current social issues. Where symbolism and language play a vital role Vicki blends circus and figurative expression.
Announcing our first Factory Days recipient, Eimear Ní Mhaoldomnaigh who is kicking off her residency time this week. Eimear is a multidisciplinary performance artist, who’s art explores themes of identity, sexuality, autonomy, perception and the dichotomy of human emotion. A latecomer to the world of circus, with a background in science, she is in some
Circus Factory is delighted to announce the recipients of Factory Days residency programme, kindly supported by Arts Council Ireland Factory Days – Full and Extended aims to offer funding support and resources for investigative and creative research open to emerging, mid career and established circus and multidisciplinary artists (solo or companies) that include circus as
15 January 2021 by Circus Factory
Exciting News!!!! (definitely a cue drumroll moment)…..Circus Factory is delighted to announce our first ever Associate Artist for 2021, Loosysmokes! Loosysmokes is an award winning modern Circus company that seeks to create synesthetic spectacles that swallow an audience. The company is made up of a close-knit group of hardworking artists, craftspeople and performers produced by
Begin Again! Wow! We just love love love the new wall mural in the space by Grzegorz Pietraszewski. Grzegorz is a super talented graphic designer, typographer, artist and illustrator (who also designed our logo and our branding) although mostly he is found contorting himself around the Chinese Pole in the latter hours of an evening.