UpStart is a non-profit voluntary arts collective.

Published: 1240 days ago

Thank You Volunteers!

For me personally, Granby Park was never a ‘pop-up’ project. Nothing about it appeared suddenly and easily overnight and much of what made it exceptional was the way in which it has, and continues, to resonate. For anyone who was involved, Granby was more …

Published: 1290 days ago

Today’s News: PEOPLE POWER

We’re ALL volunteers and we’re all working hard at the moment, and it’s bleedin’ deadly fun. So let’s give it up for the Granby Park massive and meet some of the team…   Simon has come all the way from Wales to launch and …

Published: 1291 days ago

Today’s News: Parks, Plants and Pubs

  PLANTS ARRIVE AND THE UPSMART? PUB QUIZ WAS A BLINDER! We’re all extremely happy (and pretty hung over) at UpStart HQ today. It’s the end of a busy, exciting, amazing, wet, dry, cloudy, sunny, muddy, palette-filled, flower-powered, pub-quizzed week for Granby Park. First …

Published: 1313 days ago

Graffiti Artists & Street Art Artists

There’s a wall, who wants to paint? The wall is a curated project situated in the park and will be worked on throughout the four weeks. To get involved, please submit a proposal for a piece directly to upstartwalls@gmail.com on or before Friday August …

Published: 1331 days ago

We Need Your Help

Upstart are building an exciting new pop-up park on Dominick Street which aims to showcase the best in Irish design talent by temporarily converting one of the city’s vacant spaces into a thriving visitor garden. But we need your help! With your help we …

Published: 1359 days ago

Upstart Project Co-Ordinator Intern Wanted!

Deadline 17 June 2013 About Upstart Upstart is a non-profit collective that promotes arts and creative collaboration as tools for meaningful social change. Our mission is to highlight the importance of creativity and ingenuity when society is in need of direction and solutions, and …

Published: 1909 days ago

Better Together Giving challenge, and the future

We’re delighted to announce that Upstart won the Better Together Giving Challenge, receiving an amazing total of 1,051 unique donations. We’d like to thank all our supporters, who tirelessly petitioned friends and family to donate, who persisted when the online donation form refused to …

Published: 1930 days ago

Upstart Project #2 – Be a part of it!

We at the Upstart collective are trying to win a prize fund of €10,000 for our next exciting project. We’re asking all our supporters, families & friends to donate a little something (between €1 & €5). The initiative with the most donations will win the …

Published: 1954 days ago

DWF is looking for YOU!

DWF is coming to town and is looking for you. What does DWF stand for? DWF doesn’t stand for Dream Wrestling Forum although the idea would be similar but stands for Dublin Writing Forum. DWF is an open group, organised by Anne Tannam and …

Published: 1967 days ago

It’s A Wrap! Help us celebrate the UpStart Poster Project.

14th Oct, Block T, 7 – 12pm, €7 in (free for contributors) BYOB. FB event Little Green Cars, Chequerboard, Sleep Thieves, Simon Cullen & Danielle Harrison all performing on the night. It’s Upstart’s big poster giveaway with DJ’s, Bands, Performances, Speakers and Poster exhibition… Get …