English Accent Irish Soul 2012 / by Claire Farrell

English Accent Irish Soul

Digbeth, Birminghm, 2012

WERK supported the Irish Welfare (Birmingham) by developing their Anglo Irish visual and oral history project in 2012 into an exhibition that was co curated by Claire Farrell (WERK) and Ian Richards.

'The project explored Irish history in the city during the last 50 years through the personal experience of Irish immigrants to the city.

The final exhibition also featured work by Birmingham based photographic artist Helen Sweeting, Gary Wood with a 'pop & crisps' installation by Claire Farrell.

In partnership with The Irish Welfare funded by the Heritage Lottery.