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Stephen Burke/Fiachra Corcoran
Published by 1815 magazine

117 pages
287 x 208 mm


Buff is a project in which a series of public artworks are photographed. These artworks are graffiti removals, mostly painted, colloquially known as ‘buffs’. The compositions are researched by fine-art painter Stephen Burke and documented through analogue photography by Dublin based photographer, Fiachra Corcoran.

About the artists:
Stephen Burke is a fine-art painter from Dublin, Ireland. He graduated with a BA in Print-making from NCAD, Dublin in 2016, and went on to release his first book entitled ‘Buff’ in August of 2017 which documented and explored the concept of graffiti removal as an art form. His work generally exists in the form of large multi-medium paintings in both interior and exterior spaces. He’s currently studying painting as part of the Master of Letters program in the Glasgow School of Art.

Fiachra Corcoran is a photographer based in Dublin, Ireland.

About the publisher:
1815 is an independent magazine & publishers based in Dublin, Ireland. We publish work in unique and dynamic farmats and mediums. We publish 1815 Magazine, as well as the work of various creative people in many different ways.