CV

Freelance Photographer since 1982.

1st year MFA photography student at the University of Ulster, Belfast.

Director of the Red Barn Gallery, Belfast, 2007-2016

Currently director of the Belfast Archive Project. www.belfastarchiveproject.com

 

Solo Exhibitions    

           Towards 2023, Burren College of Art (Ballyvaughan, Ireland) 2016                                                                                 

            Towards 2023, Red Barn Gallery (Belfast, NI) 2015

            The Orange, Red Barn Gallery (Belfast, NI) 2014                                                    

            Streets Apart, Obok ZPAF Gallery (Warsaw, Poland) 2008                                                 

            Peaceline Panorama, University of Rouen, (Rouen, France) 2007

            Peaceline Panorama, The Spectrum Centre (Belfast, NI) 2006

            Peaceline Panorama, Conway Mill (Belfast, NI) 2006

            All Along the Watch Towers, Clotworthy Arts Centre (Antrim, NI) 1998

           Selected Images, People's College (Philadelphia, USA) 1997

           Selected Images, Undo d'Urto Festival (Breshia, Italy) 1997

            Interface Images, Irish Arts Festival (Copenhagen, Denmark) 1996

            Interface Images, Old Museum Arts Centre (Belfast, NI) 1995

            Interface Images, Belfast Exposed (Belfast, NI) 1993

            Selected Images, Socialist Scholars Conference (Melbourne, AU) 1991

            Pictures of Belfast, Bondi Pavilion (Sydney, AU) 1991

            Selected Images, University of Technology, (Sydney, AU) 1991

                                                                                                                      

Group Exhibitions

            Settlement: A Project of the Culture & Conflict Group, Gallery 400 (Chicago, USA) 2002

            Culture & Conflict Group: Ambiguous Authority, Beacon Street Gallery (Chicago, USA) 2000

           Culture & Conflict Group: Unlimited Partnerships, CEPA Gallery (New York, USA) 2000

            Culture and Conflict: British Architecture in Ireland, The Puffin Room (New York, USA) 1998

            Belfast Exposed, Bath Street Gallery (Brisbane, AU) 1991

            Acceptable Levels, Irish Arts Centre, (New York, USA) 1990

 

Awards

            SIAP N. Ireland Arts Council Award, 2015 (Peaceline Panoramic)

            SIAP N. Ireland Arts Council Award, 2013 (The Orange)

            Transport House Arts Council/T&GWU Routes Project, Photographer in Residence, 2003-2004

            N. Ireland Arts Council General Arts Award, 2002 (Peacelines II)

            N. Ireland Arts Council General Arts Award, 1997 (Grosvenor Pigeon Club)

            N. Ireland Arts Council General Arts Award, 1995 (Border Lives)

            SIAP N. Ireland Arts Council Award, 1993 (Interface Images)

           

Publications

            Belfast: Toward a City without Walls. Colourpoint Creative Ltd, 2015.      

            Victory Journal #8, 2014.

            The Orange. Red Barn Gallery, 2014.

            Streets Apart. Shanway Press, 2008.

            Fotograficzny biuletyn. Irys Studio Kraków, April 2007.

            Armed Struggle: A History of the IRA. Pan Macmillan, 2003.

            Images & Reflections. The Linen Hall Library, 2000.

            The Ulster Question since 1945. St. Martin’s Press, 1998.

            Partitions. Index On Censorship, 1997.

            On The Edge. Community Development Centre (CDC) North Belfast, 1997.

            Greetings From Irelantis. Circa Art Magazine No. 75, 1996.

            Star-spangled banter. The Irish Post, December 1995.

            Ardoyne/Oldpark Play Strategy. Playground Committee, 1995.

            Interface Images. Belfast Exposed Community Photography Group, 1994.

            Feile- A Week in the Life of west Belfast. Belfast Exposed, 1988.

            Focus on Europe. Amnesty International Australian Newsletter, August 1991.

            Northern Ireland War Continues. Uppsala University, 1990.