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April 13, 2019

The Bovedy Illuminations | Noel Connor at The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre & Armagh Planetarium, Armagh

14/04/2019 – 22/05/2019 – All Day
The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre / The Armagh Planetarium, Market Street / College Hill, Armagh
Exhibitions by Noel Connor, marking the 50th Anniversary of the Bovedy Meteorite. On the evening of the 25th April 1969, Noel Connor was playing football in the street with friends, when a falling meteorite tore across the skies of West Belfast. The extraordinary fireball landed minutes later on farmland at Bovedy, near Kilrea. Connor has revisited this event to produce a body of work, fusing photoworks, poetry and film to illuminate his memories of that remarkable evening, often working with the actual meteorite which is now in the collection of the Armagh Planetarium. This exhibition is being shared across two…
The Bovedy Illuminations | Noel Connor at The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre & Armagh Planetarium, Armagh