Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Famines
Republican mural, Whiterock Road, Ballymurphy, 1999. Mural depicts the Famine which took place between 1845-9, in the year of the 150th anniversary. Figure of woman with child begging at bottom, to the left and right: children scavenging in the...
Nationalist; Mural painting and decoration
Nationalist mural, Ardoyne Avenue, Ardoyne, 1999/2002. Famine mural. 'An Gorta Mόr' [The Great Hunger]; 'They buried us without shroud or coffin - S. Heaney' [from Seamus Heaney's Requiem for the Croppies']. Mural updated in 2002 with new central...
Mural painting and decoration; Republican; Nationalist; Non-aligned; Famines
Republican/Nationalist/Non-aligned mural, Ardoyne Avenue, Ardoyne, North Belfast, 1995. Mural represents scene from the Famine period, with a family being put out of a house by police and landlord's agent (left), and the chaos of an emigration...
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