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December 7, 2019

Agreement: The People’s Process | Raymond Watson at Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

07/12/2019 – 18/01/2020 – All Day
Golden Thread Gallery, 84-94 Great Patrick St, Belfast BT1 2LU, Belfast
A contemporary art exhibition reflecting on 20 years of peace in Northern Ireland Exhibition launch event: Saturday 7th December The Belfast or Good Friday Agreement (GFA), was an important milestone in the Northern Ireland Peace Process. To mark the twenty years since it was signed, this exhibition examines the role of art as an aid in conflict transformation, reflection and peacebuilding. Shortly after the signing of the Good Friday Agreement, the artist Raymond Watson managed to persuade politicians involved in negotiating the Agreement (some of whom are now deceased) to allow him to take a cast of their hands to create a…
Agreement: The People’s Process | Raymond Watson at Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast