Aisling Keavey

Photographic artist

2020 to read list

The 2018 book-list Lauren Elkin – Flâneuse: Women Walk the City Olivia Laing – The Lonely City Emily Jacir – Europa Philip Pullman – The Book of Dust Thuc Van … Continue reading

January 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

On belonging

they gather in waiting rooms and on train platforms like migratory birds in autumn loudly gesticulating as the great journey were about to begin they embrace when the long distance … Continue reading

January 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

On being in diaspora

Nguyen, in The Refugees, states that “these invaders came to conquer our land and now would never go home” while speaking of Korea. The same can be said for the … Continue reading

January 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

MA Research and reading

So I have one semester of my research Masters in photography completed and my brain is definitely bigger than it was previously! I’m conducting research on Re-imaginig Irish Identities: Photography, … Continue reading

January 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Crafty Christmas at Hotel Elephant

The Hotel Elephant Crafty Christmas Market is happening this December from the 1st to the 3rd at Spare Street. Thirteen artists will be a wide selection of original artworks, artist … Continue reading

October 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Diary #1

April 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Recent commercial work

I originally had this up on the main section of my website but then I thought that I should just leave that for art- and conceptually driven projects so blogging … Continue reading

April 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Updates

Well, long time no speak! A lot of updates to go though in this post – not least that I’ve just moved back to London after being home in Dublin … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Accidental Journeys – process

1. People get tetchy around people with cameras. The Express train to Gatwick is deathly quiet and my camera is obnoxiously loud. This process of image=-making without knowing how to … Continue reading

July 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Process #2

My degree project was a book documenting the Irish Diaspora’s journeys from Ireland to England. I photographed and interviewed people in the various Irish centers around London: the London Irish … Continue reading

July 16, 2016 · Leave a comment