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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Update:

Please see the news page for our full Coronavirus / COVID-19 Update. Following advice ISLAND Arts Centre is temporarily pausing venue-based activities until further notice - we will continue to monitor the evolving situation to determine when we will re-open. We will update this message, via the News page of our website, and our social media channels.  Read more


ISLAND Arts Centre opened in 2001 and has since been one of Northern Ireland’s leading art’s venues. All year round, we offer a jam-packed programme filled with Theatre, Music, Visual Art, Kids workshops and Community and Education programmes. 

ISLAND Arts Centre Team

To reach us by phone:

  028 9244 7452


Arts Service Management & Strategic Development

Siobhan McCormick

Arts Service Manager


Arts Administration Co-Ordination

Barry Turkington

Acting Arts Administration Co-ordinator

Paula Fay

Acting Arts Administration Assistant


Arts Centre Programme Coordination

Christina Hurson

Arts Programme Co-ordinator

Heather Bulfin

Arts Programme Assistant


Community Arts Coordination

Lesley Wilson

Community Arts Officer

Lynda McCord

Assistant Community Arts Officer


Arts & Events Technical Coordination

Cathal Magee

Arts & Events Technical Officer

Tim Dougherty

Arts & Events Technician

Richie Lappin

Arts & Events Technician


Arts Marketing & Arts Education Coordination

Susannah McKenna

Arts Information & Education Officer (Job-share)

Susan Taggart

Temporary Arts Information & Education Officer (Job-share)

Tara McGinn

Temporary Assistant Arts Information Officer