Culture Night, Friday September 20th from 6-9.30pm

studio 468 & Common Ground present Tom Mc Loughlin’s photography exhibition & archive in St Andrew’s Community Centre, Rialto Dublin 8. Meet local photographer Tom Mc Loughlin in studio 468 on Culture Night, where Tom will present a curated series of his photographs alongside some of his extensive archive. Tom McLoughlin is from Fatima Mansions in Dublin 8.

Tom is a keen amateur photographer and since 1979 has been taking photographs of both community and family life in Fatima Mansions and out and about in Dublin 8. His personal collection has collected 1,000s of images and have documented family events, funerals, sport, social life & social change, local women, the architecture of the flats, and portraits of local characters. Since June 2019 Tom has been based in studio 468 collating and archiving his photographic collection. On the night Tom will assisted by his daughter Alison and Tony May and is a must see for anyone interested in the changing cultural life of Rialto and Dublin 8.


Photograph – Tom Mc Loughlin – Washing Lines at Block H Fatima Mansions