Reflection by CATHAL MCNAUGHTON


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Flowerfield Arts Centre

185 Coleraine Road
Portstewart
Co. Londonderry
BT49 0FJ

CATHAL MCNAUGTON: Reflection

10 September - 5 November 2022

Exhibition Launch: Please join us for the launch on Saturday 10 September at 1pm. All welcome

Cathal McNaughton is a multi-award-winning photojournalist currently based in the Glens of Antrim. Previously Cathal was chief photographer for Reuters in India and has travelled extensively in Asia covering news stories of international significance. He also worked for Reuters in Europe, the Press Association and The Daily Telegraph - and his work regularly features in leading publications across the globe.

Cathal’s photography has won him major accolades including POYI, U.K Press Photographer of the Year, Royal Photographer of the Year and Environmental Photographer of the Year.

After winning the Pulitzer Prize in 2018 for his coverage of the Rohingya refugee crisis in Myanmar and Bangladesh, Cathal relocated back to Ireland. He is currently the subject of a documentary and is writing his memoir.

Admission is free.

Cathal is providing a series of FREE gallery talks to accompany his exhibition.

About the Artist

Cathal McNaughton is a multi-award-winning photojournalist currently based in Ireland. After winning the Pulitzer Prize in 2018 for his coverage of the Rohingya refugee crisis in Myanmar and Bangladesh, Cathal relocated back to Ireland where he is continuing his work documenting people and places.

Previously Cathal was chief photographer for Reuters in India and has travelled extensively in Asia covering news stories of world importance. He also worked for Reuters in Europe, the Press Association and The Daily Telegraph - and his work regularly features in leading publications across the globe.

Cathal’s photography has won him major accolades including POYI, U.K Press Photographer of the Year, Royal Photographer of the Year and Environmental Photographer of the Year. His work capturing the struggle of the exiled Rohingya Muslims saw him awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Photography in New York in 2018.

Cathal leads master classes, workshops and conferences in universities and he travels worldwide talking about the role of the media in divided societies and the importance of factual journalism in the world of social media.

Born during the height of ‘The Troubles,’ Cathal was inspired to become a photographer after meeting photojournalists from across the world who were working in Ireland during the the civil unrest.

We are Open  Monday - Friday 09:30 - 17:00  Wednesday   & Thursday Evenings 19:00 - 21:00 Saturday 10:00 - 13:00

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FREE

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