Curious Broadcast is a radio studio that creates a space for innovation and cultural experimentation across sectors. It enables communities, artists, the third sector and individuals to tell stories that challenge, inspire, inform, interfere and generate curiosity about each other and the world we live in.
The ethos of Curious Broadcast: Curious Broadcast takes the central philosophy of community radio, that of universal access, participative democracy, and community development, and combines it with the primary role of the arts which is to question, seek and imagine alternatives. By combining both these practices Curious Broadcast creates a broadcasting space were communities and individuals can exchange and generate new ideas and imaginings for social change.
Curious Broadcast is a studio and radio station with the following key elements:
A service provider for arts, culture, educational and community sectors
A digital media, broadcasting and recording service
An entity which is utilizing digital media and radio as a means of social gain
A broadcasting space for the exchange and generation of ideas
An employment opportunity and work placement programme for graduates
A media training facility for community groups and the third sector
Curious Broadcast is a radio / broadcast service dedicated to creating high quality audio programmes and audio broadcasts while working collaboratively with the arts, community & NGO sectors through the medium of FM Radio, Web Radio and Podcasts. It was set up by individuals working within broadcasting and arts and arts communities in Ireland.
Download the Call for Artist brief below