Trish Lambe is a curator at the Gallery of Photography – Ireland’s leading centre for contemporary photography. She is responsible, with colleague Tanya Kiang, for exhibition curation. In addition to contemporary photography practices, she has particular interest in the history of photographic representation in Ireland. In 2010 Gallery of Photography curated the photography section of The Moderns, a major survey of modernism for the Irish Museum of Modern Art; and The Collector’s Eye, an exhibition of Irish vintage prints from the Sean Sexton collection.
She is a Nominator or Jury Member for numerous national and international artists awards & commissions including the SHOWCASE award, Google Photography Prize, Prix Pictet International Prize, Belfast Photo Factory Open Submission, and others. She was a director of the Borderlines Archival Project – a major oral photgraphic archive project collecting stories from the border counties on the island of Ireland.