Exhibitions

  •  October 4, 2019 |
    Exhibitions, Film, poetry |

    ‘The Bovedy Illuminations’
    Special Screening
    The Seamus Heaney HomePlace, Bellaghy, Co. Derry.
    (2pm Saturday 26th October 2019)
    Tickets can be booked directly from seamusheaneyhome.com
     
    To mark the screening at HomePlace of his film The Bovedy Illuminations, Noel will be joined on stage by poet Gerald Dawe for readings and an in […]

  •  March 20, 2019 |
    Exhibitions, Film, poetry |

    ‘The Bovedy Illuminations’
    The Armagh Planetarium and the Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre
    13th April – 23rd May 2019
    These two exhibitions mark the 50th Anniversary of the landing of the Bovedy Meteorite in Northern Ireland. On the evening of 25th April 1969, Noel was playing football in the street with friends when the fallin […]

  •  March 23, 2018 |
    Exhibitions, poetry |

    ‘Wounded Words’
    Exhibition Opening at the John Clare Cottage Museum, Helpston, Cambridgeshire.
    24th March 2018 (TICKETS SOLD OUT)

    Noel will be reading at the opening of his exhibition. These new poems and images are a response to his research into the poet John Clare’s archives. The exhibition continues until the end […]

  •  March 13, 2017 |
    Exhibitions |

    The Verbal Arts Centre, Derry / Londonderry
    (27th April – 30th June 2017)
    Noel is sharing a show with his friend, the writer and photographer David Gepp. The exhibition recognizes their shared love of the Donegal coastline and presents a selection of images and poetry derived from the area. The exhibition opens on Poetry Day Ireland […]

  •  November 1, 2016 |
    Exhibitions, poetry |
     

    Noel has been invited to read at the awards ceremony of this year’s Allingham Festival in Ballyshannon, Donegal. His poem ‘Micro Engraver’ was placed third in the poetry competition.
    Micro Engraver… he has even inscribed Nothing is Impossible along the edge of a razor blade … Dark curtains tightly drawn,

    His long poem, ‘L […]

  •  July 13, 2016 |
    Exhibitions |

    A selection of Noel’s photographs and poems will be exhibited at the Shire Hall Gallery in Stafford this summer. The poems have been especially written to accompany his images of the dramatic Donegal shoreline.
    The group show runs from 9th July to 4th September. The exhibition will be open to the public on Monday – Saturday 9.30am – […]

  •  April 22, 2016 |
    Exhibitions |

    The Verbal Arts Centre, Derry / Londonderry
    (2st May – 30st June 2016)
    Noel presents selected images from two new sequences of his photographic work. They originated and evolved as an integral visual response to some of his most recent poetry.
    ‘The Bilko Rosary’ and ‘The Quiet Man – an interrogation’, will be on show at The Ve […]

  •  April 24, 2015 |
    Exhibitions |
     

    Three of the poetry plaques from the Birdsong series will be sited at the ForM Sculpture Exhibition at Bangor Castle Walled Garden this June.

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    Exhibitions |
     

    Noel has been shortlisted for the Corinium Poetry Prize. His piece, ‘The Painted Angel’ was inspired by one of the museum’s medieval stone carvings and it will be displayed within the Hare Gallery for the next month.

  •  June 20, 2014 |
    Exhibitions |

    An exhibition of art and poetry at Birdoswald Roman Fort, Cumbria.
    (July to October, 2014)
    Connor’s new photographic series Holystone,plays on the notion that light and colour can permeate stone, and will always return to breach and brighten the darker walls of history.
    The exhibition includes a number of poems and images from In […]