Photograph of Amanda Dunsmore at the KEEPER exhibition The Hugh Lane, 2018. View into gallery containing Mairead Corrigan Maguire's portrait.

Amanda Dunsmore’s artworks feature social actors who have transformed society, often filming them in locations of social-historic significance. Her art practice involves research processes exploring social-political and historic issues and on service to the municipality, civil rights and individuals in public office.

Amanda Dunsmore lives in County Clare, Ireland. She studied at the Newport College of Further Education, South Wales, 1986-87, at Ulster University, Belfast, 1987-1991 and the University of Limerick, 1999-2000. She is a Lecturer in Sculpture and Combined Media, at Limerick School of Art and Design.

Amanda is currently working on portrait production of the Irish Transgender-Rights activist Dr Lydia Foy. 

The touring exhibition Becoming Christine is showing in 'The Age of The Female Gaze' the Belfast Photo Festival at Belfast Exposed gallery, Northern Ireland

The 2018 exhibition KEEPER at The Hugh Lane Dublin has been nominated for inclusion Periodical Review X by the Director of Create, Ailbhe Murphy.

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