Seminar will take place in Belfast Exposed on Tuesday 10 September 2019 at 12:30pm. Seminar will begin at 1pm and continue to 3pm.
The first peace wall was erected in Belfast on 10th September 1969, 50 years ago, separating the Shankill from the Falls. In association with our photographic exhibition ‘Cordon Sanitaire’ by Frankie Quinn, Belfast Exposed will host ‘Peace Walls 50 Years On’, a seminar which will query the impact, longevity and future of Peace Lines, Walls and Interfaces.
The seminar panel includes: Peter Osbourne (former chair of Community Relations Council), Paul Mullan (National Lottery Heritage Fund), Vicky Cosstick (author of ‘Towards a City Without Walls’), Ciaran Mackel (architect) and Professor Donovan Wylie (photography dept, Ulster University).