The OGC x Photofusion Mentorship Award: Marie Smith

Last month we selected photograher and writer Marie Smith as winner of 2019 #TheOGCMentorship via Photofusion’s SALON/18- the photography centre’s annual membership salon exhibition. For the show Marie exhibited an image from her series ‘White Trainers’ – a photographic series where Marie revisits her childhood home 20 years after her father had committed suicide there. Marie explores…

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Cork Photo Festival 2018

The OGC is excited to announce that Director Kate O’Neill, has been invited as Guest Curator for Cork Photo Festival 2018. Cork Photo Festival began in 2014 as an artist led initiative, highlighting local photographers in venues across Cork City. The open theme and inclusive approach adopted in the first year continues,…

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ELASTIC

‘Elastic’ considers the concept that our minds are a malleable but resilient structure continually flexing to accommodate our highs and lows. Many artists (consciously or not) tend to harness and explore this flexibility to create their bodies of work. Now, with the growing awareness on our mental health in modern society…

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