PIF 2013 Team
Festival Founder & Director – Ángel Luis González Fernández
Curatorial Advisor -Moritz Neumüller
Festival Administrator – Sinéad Corcoran
Book & Magazine Fair / The Library Project – Gill Thorpe, Katie Mooney-Sheppard, Lorna Murphy, Steven Maybury.
Research – Kristen Cavagnet
Designer – Cian Brennan
New Irish Works
Karen McQuaid, curator at The Photographers Gallery, London.
Michele Horrigan, artist and curator, Limerick.
Ronan McCall, photographer and curator, Dublin.
Pádraig Spillane and Pamela Condell, the curatorial team ‘Stag & Deer’, Cork.
Moritz Neumüller and Ángel Luis González Fernández, PhotoIreland Festival.
Full list of volunteers available shortly.
Thanks to all our funders, sponsors and partners for recognising the value of Ireland’s International Festival of Photography and sharing our vision.
To the Arts Council of Ireland, and the Dublin City Council, for the continuous support, and to the Limerick City Council, and Cork City Council Arts Office for supporting the events this year. To the sponsors who made it possible; everyone at FIRE, especially Leszek Wolnik, Maureen Kearney Wolnik, Mark Paisley; Jonothan Sultan and Shane Cowley from CANON Ireland; Michael Hennigan, a.k.a. Rubio, and Gillian from Hang Tough Framing; Deirdre Dunne, Gary Colohan and everyone at Castle Print, Galway.
To the generous cultural partners and their staff; Elizabeth M. Kirwan, Curator of the National Photographic Archive; Angela Tangianu, Director of the Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Dublino; Philippe Milloux, Director of the Alliance Française de Dublin, and Francoise Brung, Cultural Coordinator; Mechtild Manus, Director of the Goethe Institut, and Barbara Ebert, Head of the Cultural Programme; Rosa León, Director of the Instituto Cervantes, and Lola Rodríguez Camacho, from the Arts Department; Mary Conlon, Director at Ormston House, Limerick; Pamela Myers and Gerald Heffernan, curators at TACTIC, Cork. Thanks to Trish Brennan and the CIT Crawford College of Art and Design. Special thanks to Noelle Collins and Orlaith Treacy, from Ocuppy Space, Limerick.
Thanks to Moritz Neumüller, Karen McQuaid, Michele Horrigan, Ronan McCall, Pádraig Spillane and Pamela Condell, for their hard work in New Irish Works.
To The Photographers Gallery, London, for their support of Cristina De Middel’s exhibition.
To the Dutch Embassy for their support of David Galjaard’s exhibition.
To the French Embassy for their support of Iréne Attinger’s visit to Dublin.
To Marcus Framing, Cork, for their support of Mandy O’Neill’s exhibition.
To Sarah Owens and all involved at The Art Park.
To RTE Supporting The Arts grant for their support, now four years in a row; The Irish Times, Totally Dublin, Le Cool; To Kay Bear Koss and IMOCA for supporting us at Moxie Studios; To Tanya Kiang, Trish Lambe, Daniel Scully, Darragh Shanahan, and Pete Smyth, at the Gallery of Photography; Ruth Carroll, Amelia Stein, Martin McCabe, Peggy Sue Amison; MIP Mac Innes Photography; Source magazine, Prism Magazine, Irish Photo News, Piranha Bar; always thankful to Andrew, Rowena and Stuart, at Business to Arts, and to Gerard Mc Naughton for his advice and support; To the lovely guys at CONNS Cameras; and to all who supported us in the past, and to those who will help us build the future.