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Northern Ireland: 30 Years of Photography


Belfast Exposed
Northern Ireland: 30 Years of Photography
Colin Graham

288 pages
27 x 22 cm

ISBN: 9780956176615

Published by Belfast Exposed in partnership with the MAC on the occasion of the exhibition Northern Ireland: 30 Years of Photography at Belfast Exposed and the MAC (10 May to 7 July 2013) curated by Karen Downey.

The exhibition featured significant works by key photographers and examined the phenomenon of new photographic practices in Northern Ireland.

Since the 1980s Northern Ireland has produced a distinct body of photographic work by photographers from Northern Ireland and beyond. Many of the photographers included in this exhibition are internationally-recognised, but this is the first time they have been showcased together as part of the celebration of 30 years of Belfast Exposed.

Photographers include Craig Ames, Sylvia Grace Borda, Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, Ursula Burke, John Byrne, Victoria J. Dean, Willie Doherty, John Duncan, David Farrell, Malcolm Craig Gilbert, Paul Graham, Philip Jones Griffiths, Anthony Haughey, Kai Olaf-Hesse, Sean Hillen, Claudio Hils, Daniel Jewesbury, Peter Marlow, Gareth McConnell, Patrick McCoy, Moira McIver, Mary McIntyre, Sean McKernan, Eoghan McTigue, Jonathan Olley, Mark Power, Paul Quinn, Paul Seawright, Victor Sloan, Mervyn Smyth, Hannah Starkey and Donovan Wylie.