FOTOFESTIWAL, Lodz, Poland, May 7th – 31st, 2009
6x6 – Fragments of European Photography:
Ireland Curated by Peggy Sue Amison
(with the support of Culture Ireland)
In her position as Artistic Director of Sirius Arts Centre in Ireland for over 8 years, Peggy Amison has curated numerous visual arts exhibitions with artists from around the world. She also facilitates the development of new works through the international artist-in-residency programme at Sirius, often partnering artists and organizations together on projects. Peggy has also written critical essays and reviews for numerous publications internationally. An important part of her work at Sirius is focused on raising the level of discourse about photography in Ireland.
Artists and Projects:
Mark Curran – The Breathing Factory
David Farrell – Nè vicino Nè Iontano. A Lugo // Neither Close, nor Far. Lugo.
Seán Hillen – The Troubles
Jackie Nickerson – Faith
Eoin O’Conaill – Common Place