TLP Editions - Publication

I'm excited to have images from my work 'Paradise Lost' published in the TLP Editions collection of books, in 2020. Each book is designed and published by the Library Project.

Unseen Dummy Award, 2019

I'm really pleased to be shortlisted for 'Unseen' Book Award 2019, with my body of work 'It Starts With Silence'.

More details of the award and shortlisted artists can be seen here:

Halftone Print Fair, Dublin

I am pleased to have three images included in the Halftone Print Fair at The Library Project in Dublin. The fair runs from 1st to 18th November, 2018. There's lots of fabulous artwork on show, for more details click here: Halftone 2018

Funding for New Work

I'm delighted to receive funding, from the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, for an experimental body of work, titled 'Paradise Lost'

Watch this space for updates.

Showing Work

I will be showing a new edit of work from 'It Starts With Silence' in Estd as part of Belfast's 2018 Culture Night

The work will be shown along with other members of Belfast Photo Factory. 

Here in Belfast.

Issue 3 Launch at TLP, Dublin

Images from 'Voices' will be on display at The Library Project in Dublin to coincide with the launch of Issue 3, 'The Empathy Issue', of Junior Press Magazine.

Work Featured

Delighted to have images from 'Voices' featured in Issue 3, 'The Empathy Issue', of Junior Magazine.

Exhibition - 9th March > 21st April

I am pleased to be included in this group show, curated by Belfast Exposed, to celebrate 10 years of photography from Ulster University. I will be showing work from my current research 'It Starts With Silence'. 

Preview / Opening 8th March 6-9pm.

More information about the exhibition and the list of photographers showing can be seen here at BX Gallery

Source Magazine 10 years - Top 150 Graduate Projects 

'Voices' was listed among the top 150 from the 4,879 graduate projects that Source Magazine has published online since 2007. Follow the link to see the full list of 150 projects.

Instagram Takeover

I, @rigos101 will be taking over the Instagram account @belfastphotofactory for two weeks from October 23rd 2017. 

Showing Work

Work from 'Selfie Society' will be showing in Established Coffee as part of Belfast's 2017 Culture Night

The work will be shown along with other members of Belfast Photo Factory. 

Here in Belfast.

Photograph Featured

Pleased to have a photograph, from my 'Sea Pools' work, published in Abridged magazine issue 0-49 Babel.

Cooperative Membership

I am pleased to be joining the Belfast Photo Factory. A cooperative working from a studio in central Belfast.

Photoworks - Showcase on 14th September 2016

I attended the portfolio reviews at Belfast Exposed Galley and 'Voices' was chosen by the director of Photoworks, Celia Davies, to be showcased on the Photoworks website. My edit of ten images from the series will appear online on 14th September.

Click here to see the work.

Source Photographic Review - Graduate Photography Online

Work from 'Voices' included in the MFA graduate section.

Irish Arts Review

Work from 'Voices' featured on Irish Arts, 'New Generation Artists' website.

Exhibition at Artbox, Dublin 

Exhibition Dates: July 8th-23rd. Preview, Friday, July 8th (6-8pm)

This exhibition marks the culmination of study for a group of MFA Photography Students at Ulster University’s Belfast School of Art. The photographs are part of a greater body of research that each student has completed for their final year project.

Artists: Aaron Dickson, Richard Gosnold, Dianne Whyte, Tim West, Dalyce Wilson, Katrina Taggart

This exhibition is part of the PhotoIreland festival, 2016.

Work on Show

I am excited to be showing work from 'Heterotopia' at Homeplus in Belfast. The work was donated as a thank-you to all who worked with me on this project. If you are passing, please take a look at the work, which is on show over two floors.

Planning an Exhibition

I will be showing work from, 'Heterotopia' at The Red Barn Gallery, Belfast. 

Busy working on the edit, sizing, and layout plan.

SERC, Student of the Year Award

I am delighted to receive an award for Student of the Year, 2014, for Creative and Performing Arts.

Using Format