2016 - Our Year In Review

2016 has been a very busy year at Belfast Exposed, a year where we had:

  • 12 exhibitions in our Contemporary and Futures Galleries.
  • 66 Community Engagement groups.
  • We have won 15 awards through our community groups, with 1 exhibition being shown in the Tate Modern, London.
  • 46 public Training Courses.
  • Our first Young Futures programme.
  • Our Photography Summer Scheme.
  • The second Belfast Photo Festival Youth Edition.
  • An exhibition of Belfast Exposed Futures artists at Peckham 24 as part of Photo London.
  • Represented artists as part of a major exhibition ‘View Ireland' examining Irish photography at Landskrona Fotofestival, Sweden. 
  • Continued development of the Belfast Exposed Futures programme supporting a selection of the most exciting early career artists from across the island of Ireland through exhibitions, career development opportunities and international partnerships.
  • We attended many international exhibitions, festivals and fairs including Unseen Photo Fair, Photobook Bristol, Brighton Photo Biennial, and were invited to take part in portfolio reviews at Photo Espana, Madrid and Les Rencontres d’Arles

...and many more workshops, talks and events!

Here is a selection of just some of our highlights from 2016.

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Bertien Van Manen Exhibition Opening
Nadja Sayej Talk
Photobook Club - Cory Danks & Nael Quraishi
Speed Curating
St Killians AES Gallery Visit
Wet Plate Collodion Course
Belfast Exposed Archive Exhibition Opening
Belfast Photo Festival Programme Launch
Hannah Starkey Talk
Joanne Mullin Exhibition Opening
Read That Image Workshop
Stage 3 Exhibition Opening
Young Futures Week 3 - 1
Young Futures Week 3 - 2
Jan McCullough Book Launch
Young Futures Week 4
Andrew Rankin Exhibition Opening
Declan Clarke Exhibition Opening
Joseph R Wolin Talk with VAI
Peckham 24 - 1
Peckham 24 - 2
Peckham 24 - 3
Peckham 24 - 4
Jan McCullough's Work at Landskrona Foto
Stuart Griffiths Talk
Declan Clark Talk
Celia Davies Talk
Jerwood/Photoworks Exhibition Opening - 1
Jerwood/Photoworks Exhibition Opening - 2
Matthew Finn Talk
Portfolio Reviews - 1
Portfolio Reviews - 2
Summer Scheme
Summer Scheme - Helen Sloan Talk
Summer Scheme - 6 Cameras Exhibition
Culture Night - Front of Belfast Exposed
Mary Hamill Book Launch - 1
Mary Hamill Book Launch - 2
Age NI Positive Aging - 1
Age NI Positive Aging - 2
Celebrating Belfast Exposed's 33rd Birthday by looking back at where it all began
Ciaran Og Arnold Opening - 1
Ciaran Og Arnold Opening - 2
Martin Parr Opening - 1
Martin Parr Opening - 2
Martin Parr Opening - 3
Photography Walking Tour
Photobook Club - Ciaran Og Arnold
Schools Competition Exhibition
Young Futures at PS Squared

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