Tom Kelly

Design Lecturer

Background

 Tom Kelly is from the west of Ireland and studied Graphic Design and Photography graduating from Westminster University London, School of Media and Design.

 

He worked as a freelance photographer/designer for many international corporations and has travelled extensively photographing for the World Health Organisation and the Thoroughbred Horse Industry.

 

Tom has three books published on the Irish Landscape: - Ireland the Living Landscape, Legendary Ireland, and Literary Ireland.  His images have also appeared in numerous other books and guides; Readers Digest Ireland Guide, APA Insight Guides, Ireland County by County, Salamander Publishers, Irish Days, Kyle Cathie publishers, and Treasures of the Boyne published by Gill & MacMillan.

 

He first exhibited his work in Bejing in 1982 and in the following years in the USA, UK, Ireland and Spain, and continues to do so.

 

Tom is a qualified PADI Dive master and Digital Underwater Photography Instructor.

 

He Lectures in Photography and Imagemaking on the Visual Communications Course.