May 2015
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The Streets Are Our Canvas

There is some great street art in Ireland.

And I enjoyed a lot of it!

Small Town, Big World

I spent a lot of time in Buncrana which is a very small town.

Betting parlor. Buncrana, Ireland.

Which meant I had to switch gears and slow things down.

Which is not a bad thing.

Place and Name

Being in the North of Ireland meant spending some time in Northern Ireland.

So close and yet so far away…

History surrounds us here.


The North

I spent most of my time in Donegal which is pretty far north and fairly rural.

As a city boy I’m not used to all that open space but I did enjoy it.

And yes, it was very, very green.

But there was some blue as well.

Fantasy Island

I spent over three weeks in Ireland and was quite busy. I opened an exhibition, participated in a panel discussion and did two workshops.

But I didn’t feel like I took as many images as I wanted to.

Performance artist Rebecca Strain in Derry.

Memory is a funny thing because when I looked through my images I [...]

The Great Debate

Thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday for our exciting discussion up at Fort Dunree!

You can listen to what went on below.

Let’s hear what you have to say!

Let’s Talk About Europe!

Join me up at Fort Dunree on Saturday for a panel discussion about the future of Europe and Ireland’s place in it.

“MEP Marian Harkin and Artlink’s Declan Sheehan. Damian Dowds, editor of the Inishowen Independent, will moderate the discussion.”

For me art is the starting point for this important discussion and this is an opportunity for those [...]

Taking It To The Streets

Come on up to Donegal for my street photography workshops on Saturday and Sunday!

We will talk about best practices and approaches and how to get over your fear of shooting on the street. Participants will also receive Kodak Professional Film!

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The Europeans Featured in the Irish Times

The Europeans has been featured in an online gallery by the Irish Times. Check it out for yourself here! And don’t forget you can see my exhibition here in Donegal through the month of May.

The Europeans in Ireland!

If you happen to be in Ireland take a trip up to Fort Dunree in Donegal and see my latest exhibition!

The opening evening was a great success! Thanks to everyone who came out and for those who are still planning on making the trip up.