Simon Mckeown, renowned international artist, along with Cork-based disability organisations Suisha Inclusive Arts at COPE Foundation and SoundOUT, will present a spectacular free live art event in 2015. Cork Ignite will showcase a dazzling mix of technologies. Simon has over 25 years of professional creative experience, and was awarded his own prestigious Cultural Olympiad/London 2012 Festival commission, a watershed moment for contemporary disability art. For Cork Ignite he is working with the National Sculpture Factory and Create.
Cork Ignite is commissioned by Cork City Council as part of Ignite.