If you lived here, you’d be home by now

By 02/03/2019 May 1st, 2019 Irish, Photobooks

‘If you lived here, you’d be home by now’
Ruth Connolly
The Velvet Cell
English

 

Hardcover
56 pages
180 x 235 mm
2016
ISBN 9781908889430

Shot between 2013 and 2014, ‘If you lived here, you’d be home by now’ questions the existence and function of Ireland’s ghost estates – housing estates that were built throughout Ireland, but never occupied due to the the economic crash of 2008.

About the Artist
Ruth Connolly is an Irish photographer and visual artist. She graduated in 2014 with an MA in Photography from Central Saint Martins, London, and has exhibited both in Ireland and abroad. She currently lives in Dublin where she works as a photographer and photography lecturer.
ruthconnolly.com

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