martin cregg

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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Visual Artist and Lecturer in Photography
Location Dublin, Ireland
Introduction Martin Cregg is an Irish photographer and educator living in Dublin. He has exhibited in Ireland and Internationally - recently at 'Heillandi' Switzerland (2016), 'Gazebook' Sicily (2016), 'Illuminations' NUIM (2014), PhotoIreland (2013) Les Rencontres d'Arles (July 2012), the Natural History Museum in Leeuwarden (July 2012) and in Shanghai as part of the 'Postcards from The Celtic Tiger' Group show. In 2011 his 'Photo Course' project was shortlisted for the FOAM Talent Call. Further in 2012, he is nominated for the Irish Contemporary Award - SHOWCASE at The Gallery of Photography and his ongoing work 'Suspended State' was selected for the FORMAT festival in the UK. Cregg’s work has been published in a variety of magazines and books including ‘Ireland and Photography’ by Dr Justin Carville; ‘Photographies 2002 – 2012’ published by Actes Sud; Magazines such as Source and Irish Arts Review, as well as a list of internationally successful on-line blogs and magazines. His 10 year project 'MIDLANDS' has just been released as a self-published book and shortlisted for the Kassel PhotoBook Award and Photobook Bristol (UK). In 2016 he is one of the Irish nominations for the Prix Pictet.