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Peggy Sue Amison

Artistic Director of East Wing

Peggy Sue Amison is the Artistic Director of East Wing, in Dubai, UAE.  As a curator, writer, producer and photographic consultant, Peggy Sue also collaborates with numerous emerging and established photographers, festivals and publications internationally.  Before her position at East Wing, Peggy Sue was the Artistic Director of Sirius Arts Centre in Ireland (2001 – 2014) and a Board Member for the Belfast Photography Festival in Northern Ireland (2012 to present).

Working extensively in visual arts, but specifically in photography, Peggy has curated numerous exhibitions in Ireland, Berlin, Poland and China and written for various photographic publications and artist catalogues. She has also independently produced photographic events and been a consultant for PICTURE BERLIN, a hybrid artist in residency / art academy programme in Germany (2009 – to present).

Peggy Sue is a member of the Oracle Conference of International Curators and has been an invited speaker, juror and critic at numerous meeting places for photography around the world.  Mentoring a number of long-term photographic projects involving different artists, Peggy Sue has made important contributions to the development of new and innovative work.

Peggy Sue Amison