FOTOFESTIWAL 2009FOTOFESTIWAL, 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
Postcards from celtics Tiger at Xhuhu arts Museum in ShanghaiIn association with Xuhui Arts Museum, Shanghai China Curated by: Peggy Sue Amison, Artistic Director Sirius Arts Centre Chris Hurley, Artistic Director, Cork Film Centre Exhibition Opens: Wednesday 21 July 3:00pm Xuhui Arts Museum - No.1413 Huaihai Rd. (M) - Shanghai China Running until: Saturday 31 July Gallery Hours: 9AM - 5PM Everyday Opening on Wednesday 21 July at 3:00pm a collection of works by fifteen Irish photographic and video artists will be exhibited at the Xuhui Arts Museum in Shanghai, China. Curated by Peggy Sue Amison, Artistic Director of Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh and Chris Hurley, Artistic Director of Cork Film Centre, Cork City, “POSTCARDS FROM THE CELTIC TIGER” presents a collection of some of Ireland’s most dynamic visual artists utilising photography and video in the cou...
30 Contemporary Collection + Print Draw30 is a unique collection celebrating 30 years of contemporary photography at the Gallery of Photography. Fifty photographers: world famous, established and breakthrough talents are represented in the show. The 30 Collection Print Draw offers a fantastic opportunity to win the framed exhibition print of your choice. This is your chance to invest in both the history and the future of photography in Ireland.
Print Draw: A draw will be held for each framed photograph. So simply visit the exhibition or our online 30 webgallery, select the print you want to win, buy a ticket and come to the Draw Event where the winners will be announced.
30 Grand Draw: Following the 50 individual draws, all tickets are entered into our Grand Draw for superb framed photographic prints by Anthony Haughey, Jackie Nickerson and Harry Thuill...