PhotoIreland Festival 2013: What a Spectacular Summer!

The 4th edition of PhotoIreland Festival comes to a close after an incredible summer, and not just because of the weather. We enjoyed an ambitious programme of events highlighting Photography in Ireland.

We have gathered here a selection of press clippings and links to several websites that featured the festival and its events, plus links to photo albums, for your delight.

 

On the Press:

The Guardian
Sean O’Hagan, The Guardian.

 

The Guardian
A selection of works from the festival , The Guardian.

 

Photomonitor

Reviews, Photomonitor.

 

Aperture Foundation

The Photobook Review, Aperture Foundation.

 

RTE

New Irish Works advert for RTE Supporting The Arts.

 

The Afronauts

Cristina De Middel’s ‘The Afronauts’ featured in
The Irish Times Weekend Magazine.

 

LEICA

Featured in LEICA Fotografie International.

 

FOAM

Advertised at FOAM MagazineBLOWSOURCE,
PRISMArt Guide East and more.

 

Irish Showcase

New Irish Works was presented in the Embassy of Ireland in London to distinguished guests as part of Irish Showcase, a new event that presents Ireland’s culture of creativity in a fresh, engaging and innovative way.

 

PhotoIreland Festival featured in NEXT Magazine issue 52, special International Photography Festivals – highlighting works by Paul Gaffney and Shannon Guerrico.

 

THE IRISH TIMES
Irish Times

PhotoIreland Founder and Director, Ángel Luis González Fernández named as one of ‘The 60 Most Creative People In Ireland Right Now.

 

CARA MAGAZINE
CARA - LE COOL

Featured in CARA MAGAZINE on the PhotoIreland Festival and The Library Project – a great article about the vibrancy of Dublin’s cultural life.

 

Check also:

THE IRISH TIMES
Bonkers bunker project is a concrete reminder of Hoxha’s rule.
Pictures tell story of women’s struggle.
Ireland in photographs: the Uncertain State we’re in.
Emigration news: what you might have missed…

IRISH INDEPENDENT
Feature on Kevin Griffin: One man and his island.
Behind the Lens: Maurice Gunning.
Behind the Lens: Shane Lynam.
Behind the Lens: Dorje de Burgh.
Behind the Lens: Claudi Nir.

HOTSHOE
– The Time of Dreaming the World Awake : Yvette Monahan

CONSCIENTIOUS REDUX
– The Time of Dreaming the World Awake.
– Paul Gaffney. We Make the Path by Walking series.

L’ESPRESSO
L’Irlanda che non ti aspetti è tutta in uno scatto.

PHOTOGRAPHY NOW
Feature: PhotoIreland Festival 2013.

DAYLIGHT
POPCAP Winners Released.

ACTUPHOTO
PhotoIreland Festival 2013 in Dublin, Limerick & Cork.

IRISH ARTS REVIEW
– Post on PhotoIreland 2013

ACTUAL COLOURS MAY VARY
– PhotoIreland Festival 2013 – New Irish Works

SHOW ME PICTURES
– On PhotoIreland Festival 2013
– Yvette Monahan

PRIVATE
– Feature: PhotoIreland Festival 2013.

EMAHO MAGAZINE
– David Thomas Smith: Eye in the Sky. 
– Slideluck Dublin in Limerick and Cork.

LE COOL
Review: New Irish Works. 
Review: Concresco, David Galjaard.
Review: The Afronauts, Cristina De Middel.
Review: Uncertain State. 
Review: Three Regards, Miriam Schmidt.

THE JOURNAL
– New Irish photography hits Dublin, Limerick, Cork.

TOTALLY DUBLIN
Feature: PhotoIreland Festival 2013. 
Gallery: PhotoIreland’s New Irish Works.

DUBLIN TOWN
Concresco
The Afronauts

IMAGE
– The Best Things This Week: We Make The Path By Walking

DISTORTED
Yvette Monahan

THE PHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE
– Paul Gaffney. We Make the Path by Walking series.

AINT BAD
– Paul Gaffney

THE ANGRY BAT’S
Patrick Hogan


ALSO:

Visit DublinEntertainment.ieThe Gathering IrelandCulture FoxLimerick.ieLimerick PostYam.ieYouth Arts,Dance IrelandVisual Artists IrelandDutch Embassy, Cervantes Institute, National Library of IrelandGazeta.ieVULGOThe ScorePhotoDigestThe Art Park, and Actual Colours May Vary, amongst others.

 

 

Photo Galleries

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We have uploaded a series of photos of the different events to our Facebook page so you can check them. Some of the most visited are:
Opening of New Irish Works at Ormston House, Limerick.
Opening of New Irish Works, at the National Photographic Archive, Dublin.
Opening of Stefania Sapio, Spectrum, at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura.
Opening of New Irish Works at TACTIC, Cork.
Summer Campus 2013 – launch night, Dublin.
Portfolio 13 at the Summer Campus, Dublin.
David Galjaard/Cristina De Middel at The Copper House Gallery, Dublin.
Reading Room at Occupy Space, Limerick.
Lord Mayor of Dublin Oisín Quinn visits New Irish Works.