Trish Morrissey, (born 1967 in Ireland; lives and works in London) graduated in photography at the University of the Arts in London in 2001. Her work mainly relies on photography by simulating a specifically constructed reality, playing on the binary pair: truth/ representation. Trish Morrissey’s photographs become an instrument to criticize and question family unity and its quintessential manifesto, the family portrait that displays similarities, proximities, hierarchies, and inner orders.
September 2015 Project AfterBirth: 21st century pregnancy, birth, and early parenthood in art. 30 international artists. One ground breaking new exhibition. The triumph of new motherhood. Stillbirth. Full-time fatherhood. Teenage parenthood. Miscarriage. Parenting in a warzone. Bilingual speech development. Post-natal depression. These are just some of the themes behind the 39 international works showcased asContinue reading “PRESS RELEASE & Partnerships”
We are delighted to announce Project AfterBirth’s: OFFICIAL EXHIBITION SELECTION Project AfterBirth presents the first ever international open art exhibition on the subject of parenthood. The exhibition will feature unseen and rarely shown artistic responses to lived experiences of pregnancy, birth and early parenthood, in a variety of visual, performance, literary, film & digital disciplines,Continue reading “Project AfterBirth – NEWS RELEASE – July 2015”