OUR COMMISSIONED JUDGE FOR THE GRANT, PEGGY SUE AMISON
Peggy Sue Amison is Artistic Director for East Wing, a new platform for photography in Dubai, UAE. Prior to this appointment, Peggy was the Artistic Director of the Sirius Arts Centre in Ireland, where she curated the international exhibition and artist residency programs. Working internationally, Peggy is also a freelance curator, author and strategist for emerging and established photographers. Her recent projects include exhibitions by Roger Ballen and the Lee Miller Archives. She has written for numerous photographic publications and artist catalogues in America and Europe, has served on juries in Ireland and abroad, is regularly invited to review at meeting places for photography and is a member of the board for Belfast Photo Festival in Northern Ireland.
East Wing is a new platform for photography in Dubai that works closely with artists and communities rooted within the Middle East and also features international artists. Through the curation and commissioning of contemporary art exhibitions and international art fairs, along with the development of new publications and an educational programme, East Wing aims to create positive production opportunities for artists and facilitate dialogues about photography.
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