Christy McNamara, ITMA Photographer in Residence 2022

ITMA are delighted to announce Christy McNamara as the Photographer in Residence for 2022.

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Christy McNamara / Peter Laban

Christy McNamara is steeped in the traditional music of his native County Clare. He plays accordion and concertina, sings and tells stories. He is also a renowned photographer who has published and exhibited internationally. He describes his traditional music photographs as "a view from within" and ITMA are looking forward to working with Christy to document and preserve his rich collection.