Foster

Fostering creative excellence is central to our ethos and our annual calendar of events. We have developed initiatives to support creatives throughout their careers and we’re always working to strengthen the learning opportunities we provide. In our efforts to foster creative excellence we encourage members to experience new and challenging influences and inspire them to push the boundaries in their own creative work. We also run a number of programmes to foster the next generation of creative talent.

Upstarts Exhibition 2019

We were delighted to hold the 2019 ICAD Upstarts e

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2019 Creative Shorts

7 October 2019

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ICAD Upstarts 2019

The ICAD Upstarts is a mentorship programme which

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ICADemy: Judge

13 April 2018

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CraftWorks Dublin

12 April 2018

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Creative Shorts VII

18 January 2018

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ICADemy: Type

9 November 2017

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ICAD Foster Key Dates

January 18

Creative Shorts VII

Our annual screening of short films from ICAD members moves back to its position as first event of the year.

February 22

Young Directors Awards 2018 Ceremony

The winners of the Young Directors Awards 2017 will be presented with their awards at a ceremony in The Sugar Club on February 22. The aim of ICAD and the CPI, in running YDA Ireland, is to find, award and nurture the best of the up and coming directors in Ireland today.

April 12

CraftWorks Dublin

“Biting The Hand That Feeds Us….” is coming to Dublin! Joined by some of Ireland’s finest creatives and directors, David Reviews editor, Jason Stone, will compere this night of critique and craic.

April 13

ICADemy: Judge

This workshop, facilitated by Jason Stone, will focus on how to develop your critical skills and analyse your own work, and that of others, objectively and fairly.