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Northern Ireland: 1978 – 1979
Kevin O’Farrell

Northern Ireland 1978-1979, Kevin O'Farrell

Northern Ireland 1978-1979, Kevin O'FarrellNorthern Ireland: 1978 – 1979
Kevin O’Farrell
Café Royal Books


Second Edition
36 pages
140 x 200 mm
ISSN 27525619


Northern Ireland: 1978 – 1979 is a collection of documentary photography from Kevin O’Farrell documenting Northern Ireland during The Troubles with a focus on Unionist communities and military presence.

About the Artist
Kevin O’Farrell is an Irish documentary photographer. He studied photography in Gwent College of Higher Education, Newport in the 70’s. His work has been published in The British Journal of Photography, Amateur Photographer Magazine, Creative Camera, Irish Times and Wooden Boat Magazine. He has exhibited work throughout Ireland and Europe and hi work exhibited  as solo shows at the Side Gallery, Newcastle UK and the Corner House in Manchester.

About the Publisher
Café Royal Books (founded 2005) is an independent publisher based in Southport, England. Originally set up as a way to disseminate art, in multiple, affordably, quickly, and internationally while not relying on ‘the gallery’. Café Royal Books publishes artist’s books and zines as well as a weekly series of photobook/zines. The photographic publications are part of a long ongoing series, generally working with photographers and their archives, to publish work, which usually falls into 1970–2000 UK documentary / reportage.