David Stephenson

Click image for price and more information

Biography

David Stephenson is an Irish photographer and filmmaker from Dublin. He has been commissioned by the Aid agencies, Trocaire and Self Help International and the Irish fair-trade coffee company, Java Republic, to photograph in Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Zambia, Kenya, Kosovo, Rwanda, Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala. His work has been published in local, national and international newspapers, as well as magazines and art journals. His recent documentary ‘Raymond’ and had wontwo best documentary awards at the Fastnet Festival, Cork in 2016 and Belfast Film Festival 2017. It will be touring numerous other festivals but it will be at Cork Film Festival in November 2017. Images of the subject ‘Raymond’ have been published widely and won first prize at the Lexicon Dun Laoghaire. The link to the documentary is https://vimeo.com/229924551. Stephenson’s work can be found in the DLRC Country Council collection, and the Civic Centre, Tallaght, Dublin.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2005 Slant, Sligo Art Gallery, Sligo
2005 Slant, Civic Theatre, Tallaght, Dublin
2004 Slant, Gallery of Photography, Dublin
2000 Retrospective from Central America, Africa & Kosovo, Hunt Museum, Limerick
1999 Rwanda, National Museum, Kigali, Rwanda
1999 African Portraits, Bank of Ireland Arts Centre, Dublin
1998 Central American Images, Dolmen Gallery, Limerick
1998 Central American Images, Arthouse, Dublin
1995 Hard Shoulders, Dublin Arts Club, Dublin

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 SHOT, SO fine art Editions, Dublin
2015, 2014 RHA Annual Exhibition Invited Artist, RHA, Dublin
2009 Boyle Arts Festival, Boyle, Co. Roscommon
2008 Roundstone Art Centre, Co. Galway
2003 DSP Charity Art Auction, RHA, Dublin
1997, 1996 National Portrait Gallery, London
1995 Angela Flowers Gallery, London
1995 Signal Art Gallery, Bray, Co. Wicklow
1994 Pantheon Gallery, Dublin