Exhibition Preview: Saturday 8th June 3pm
Leading the blind is a new body of photographic work by local artist John Black, developed while researching how a blind and visually impaired group came together over knitting in order to overcome their isolation, improve their own lives and support each other as a community.
John Black is a Derry based artist at Creative Village Arts Studios working with photography whose work responds to specific sites or spaces to explore the power dynamics within society in documenting class and labour. As graduate of Belfast School of Art, he received a BA (Hons) Degree in Fine Art specialising in Sculpture and Lens and also an MFA in Photography.
Opening times Fort Dunree:- Mon to Fri 10.30 am – 4.30 pm; Sat and Sun 12.30 – 4.30 pm