© Matthew Finn,Untitled, originally commissioned through Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015, from the series Mother(1987-present)© Joanna Piotrowska, originally commissioned through Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015© Tereza Zelenkova, Dog Cemetery, originally commissioned through Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015

Upcoming Exhibition

Jerwood/Photoworks Awards 2015

Matthew Finn, Joanna Piotrowska and Tereza Zelenkova - 5 August to 1 October 2016

Belfast Exchange

The Thousand Year Old Boy

Yvette Monahan - 5 August to 1 October 2016

Peace People: Williams 1980s

Featured Archive Image


Belfast Exposed Photography is Northern Ireland’s principal gallery of contemporary photography, commissioning, publishing and showing work by local and international photographers. We undertake community engagement and photography projects across Northern Ireland in line with our socially engaged ethos of addressing exclusion, increasing access and creating opportunities for learning and training. Belfast Exposed also provides bespoke courses for individuals, schools and businesses.

Our Vision:
Create and inspire a culture of photography.

Our Mission:
To be the major centre for photography in Northern Ireland, promoting and encouraging excellence in the medium, enhancing the reputation of local photographers internationally, and bringing the best of world photography to the heart of Belfast.