Victor Sloan is one of Northern Ireland’s major visual artists, known worldwide for his works commenting on various political, social and cultural aspects of his home country. He works with photography, video, etching and screen-printing, and has developed an international reputation for creating powerful images which display his prodigious versatility and inventiveness. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a Fellow of the Royal Photographic Society, and an Academician of the Royal Ulster Academy. Awards won include the Academy’s Conor Prize (1988) and the Royal Ulster Academy Gold Medal in 1995 and 2008. In 2002, Sloan was awarded an MBE. He has exhibited widely throughout Europe, North America, South America, and Asia, and his work is to be found in numerous private and public collections worldwide.