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Doug DuBois | My Last Day At Seventeen

My Last Day At Seventeen by Doug DuBois
currently on view from 3rd – 30th April 2014
at the University of Ulster Gallery, Belfast
In partnership with Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh
Part of the exhibition program of the Belfast Photo Festival | Youth Edition 2014 Continue Reading →

© Jean Curran | Neither Here Nor There© Jean Curran | Neither Here Nor There© Jean Curran | Neither Here Nor There

Jean Curran | Neither Here Nor There

To be exhibited at the 20th Annual Noorderlicht Festival
as part of 20|20, A world of photography
The Old Sugar Factory
Groningen, the Netherlands
From 1 Sep – 13 Oct 2013

Sirius Arts Centre in Cobh, County Cork Ireland was invited to be one of 20 international organizations included in the exhibition, ‘20|20, A world of photography’, taking place at the 20th Annual Noorderlicht Festival in Groningen, the Netherlands.
Sirius Arts Centre’s Director, Peggy Sue Amison was invited to present the work of one Irish photographer, unknown outside his or her own country who exemplifies photographic developments in the region. Peggy Sue selected Dublin based photographer, Jean Curran and her work Neither Here, Nor There for this important international event. Continue Reading →

Roger Ballen | Edge of the Real | Sirius Arts Centre Ireland

Sirius Arts Centre
An Cóbh, Cork, Ireland
Opening: 14 September 2013, 2pm
Exhibition: 15 September – 20 October, 2013 Continue Reading →

Sirius Arts Centre Ireland | Masterclass Rafał Milach and Ania Nalecka

Sirius Arts Centre in Partnership with Camden Palace Hotel present a three-day masterclass with Polish photographer, Rafał Milach & Book/Print Designer, Ania Nalecka

Saturday 19, Sunday 20 October and Monday 21 October 2013 in Cork City, Ireland

Final deadline to submit to the masterclass is 13 September 2013 by midnight Continue Reading →


Curated by Pete Brook and Hester Keijser
Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh County Cork, Ireland
Exhibition: 13 June – 7 July 2013
Reception and Gallery Talk by Co-Curator Hester Keijser on Saturday 22 June 2pm

Works by:
Alyse Emdur, Amy Elkins, Araminta De Clermont, Brenda Ann Kenneally, Christiane Feser, Jane Lindsay, Natalie Mohadjer, Deborah Luster, Lizzie Sadin, Yana Payusova and Lori Waselchuck

Worldwide, prisons are ‘home’ to more than 9 million people, and their numbers will only increase over the coming decades.  But what do our various societies seek to accomplish by locking up such massive numbers of offenders? CRUEL AND UNUSUAL is a collection of revealing and quite unexpected photography illustrating life behind bars. The exhibition looks at the ways the prison system is presented in images and how these images are created, distributed and consumed. Continue Reading →