Nerve Visual Projects

Speeches, Strikes and Struggles: Curating Conflict

Speeches, Strikes and Struggles: Curating Conflict

4 October - 23 December 2018

This exhibition presented rarely seen collections highlighting the significant events and cultural heritage of the Troubles from 1968 to the present day. It showcased material from three major collections held in the Tower Museum archives - the Bridget Bond collection, the Gerry Lynch collection and the newly acquired Peter Moloney Collection.

  • Collin Davidson - Silent Testimony

    Colin Davidson - Silent Testimony

    23 June - 16 September 2018

    Silent Testimony, an exhibition of portrait paintings by Colin Davidson, revealed the stories of...

  • The Lost Moment

    The Lost Moment Exhibition

    Civil Rights, Street Protest and Resistance in Northern Ireland, 1968-69.

  • Film | Makers Nerve Visual

    Film | Makers Exhibition

    11 November 2017 - 14 January 2018

    In celebration of Northern Ireland’s rich craft landscape, six contemporary makers were...

  • A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917)

    A Name Unmade: Francis Ledwidge (1887-1917)

    5 July - November 2017

    A contemporary visual arts exhibition exploring the life and work of poet Francis Ledwidge hosted at the...

  • JTPA

    Jill Todd Photographic Award

    March - June 2017

    Nerve Visual hosted the Jill Todd Photographic Award from March to June 2017, the first time the award had been...

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    Future Artist Makers: The Exhibition

    26 November 2016 - 26 February 2017

    A first-of-its kind international exhibition, bringing together 19 artist-makers from across...

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    Gilles Caron – In Colour

    15 September - 30 October 2016

    A series of full colour images, taken by world-renowned photographer Gilles Caron at the events...

  • Shelter Featured


    16 June - 31 July 2016

    Anne Tallentire's exhibition considering an architectural legacy of the Nissen hut was co-...

  • Picturing Derry

    Picturing Derry

    A partnership project between the Nerve Centre and Culture Company, bringing together for the first time some of the most iconic images...

  • Willie Doherty - Unseen

    Willie Doherty: UNSEEN

    A major exhibition of 20 photographic and four video works by Willie Doherty, two-time Turner prize nominee and co-presented by Nerve...

  • Beyond the Walls

    Beyond the Walls

    International art project examining how conflicts have changed the physical landscape of cities such as; Dubrovnik, Baghdad and Belfast...