PhotoIreland Festival 2022

Various Locations, Thursday 7th July - Sunday 28th August

Under the title Opening The Gates, the 13th edition of PhotoIreland Festival presents the most comprehensive overview on the History and Practice of Photography in Ireland to date, running 7th July to 28th August 2022 in various locations, with the main venue at The Printworks, Dublin Castle.

The main exhibition Images Are All We Have traces the thematic development of the discipline and contextualises the historical background, bringing together the diverse and socially engaged set of contemporary art practices that define Irish Photography today. This survey exhibition on the discipline involves artists spanning several generations, practices, and backgrounds, and will include video installations by Alan Butler and Eamonn Doyle, alongside a screening room presenting a schedule of video works.

The extensive presentation is accompanied by an exhibition On the Irish Photobook, a reading room providing the broadest presentation of Irish photobooks, drawn from the PhotoIreland Collection as much as others both public and private.


Date:
Thursday 7th July - Sunday 28th August
Time:
Varies
Price:
Varies
Address:
The Printworks, Essex Street East, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland

Google Map of The Printworks, Essex Street East, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, Ireland

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