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Martin Parr, b.1952

Mayflower Ballroom, Drumshambo, County Leitrim1983

Mayflower Ballroom, Drumshambo, County Leitrim is a 1983 work by Martin Parr. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumC print
Dimensions 30.2 x 40.4 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Purchase, 2006
Item NumberIMMA.2192
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
Image Caption
Martin Parr, Mayflower Ballroom, Drumshambo, County Leitrim, 1983, C print, 30.2 x 40.4 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Purchase, 2006

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Martin Parr b.1952

British photographer Martin Parr (born 1952) studied photography at Manchester Polytechnic. In 1994 he became a full member of Magnum Photographic Corporation. Parr was appointed Professor of Photography at the University of Wales Newport in 2004 and the same year was Guest Artistic Director for Rencontres D’Arles. He has received numerous awards including the Erich Salomon Prize in 2006 and the Baume et Mercier Award in 2008. Parr was guest curator at the 2008 New York Photo Festival and in 2010 he was curator of Brighton Photo Biennial. He has published over 70 books and his work is represented in major public collections worldwide including MoMA, New York; Tate Modern; SFMOMA and the Metropolitan Museum of Photography
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