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County Hall Stairs

 

Two Working Men

Atrium

Pillar

Corridor

Facade

Cork County Council


In 2007 Cork County Council commissioned me to photograph the new extension and redevelopment of the County Hall, completed in 2006.

The new atrium and environmental responsive façade, prompted me to record it using my hand made pinhole cameras. The format of the cameras enabled the inclusion of the interior features, particularly of the atrium and meeting chamber, and allowed me to explore less conventional angles and locations to record the spaces.

The inclusion of Oisín Kelly's statue Two Working Men, admiring what was once the highest building in the Republic was almost obligatory