My Generation

Anna O’Doherty A look from discord 2018. Model Eimear Helly. Photo Nigel Enright

 

The class of 2018 look anew at established materials and techniques to explore key themes of visual culture on their own terms, writes Paul Caffrey

Art college degree exhibitions display the work of the latest generation of creative talent. They act as a platform for an engagement with the future. It is remarkable to witness the avid curiosity and questioning which leads to such fresh thinking and original results. In the age of high-quality instant imagery this can be particularly challenging for visual artists and designers.

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