The Solas Photography Contest 2015 is openThe Solas Prize is an award for contemporary photography, comprising an individual first prize of $10,000, second prize of $1,000 and third prize of $500. The Winners’ work will be shown in The Solas Awards Exhibition at Gallery of Photography Ireland in December 2015 and simultaneously published in Source with specially-commissioned essays.
In addition, work by Irish photographers, or work made in Ireland, is eligible for the Solas Ireland Awards. Three winners will have their work included in the Solas Awards Exhibition. They will each receive a 3-month Artist’s Residency at Gallery of Photography Ireland and a three person exhibition at Fotohof, Salzburg in 2016 including a travel and production bursary.
Additionally, twenty-five artists will be selected for online exhibition on the Solas website. Ev...
Là où je ne connais personneA partir d’un choix d’oeuvres de la collection du Frac Bretagne, l’exposition s’articule autour des processus de lecture du paysage et du territoire reprenant les thèmes de la résidence. Un travail de scénographie autour du corps du visiteur de l’exposition et la construction d’un environnement invite le spectateur à se déplacer, à construire son cheminement physique pour moduler celui de son regard.
Alain Michard pense l’espace de la galerie comme une portion de rue, gigantesque aimant qui attire, ramasse, collecte, des déchets urbains ; comme une place publique où le visiteur est un passant qui choisit son point de vue.
«Des œuvres qui composent un environnement.
Des oeuvres sur l’environnement...
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...