Norman McBeath

Norman McBeath is a photographer and printmaker. The National Portrait Galleries in London and Edinburgh have over seventy of his portraits in their collections.

Portraits held in the National Portrait Gallery, London can be seen here.

His work has been shown as part of exhibitions at the the Leica Gallery in New York, the National Portrait Galleries in Edinburgh and London, the Royal Scottish Academy and the Royal Academy of Arts. Collaborations with Paul Muldoon, Jeanette Winterson, Kathleen Jamie, Janice Galloway and Robert Crawford have been exhibited in Chicago, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Oxford and at Yale.

The photograph opposite is from an exhibition called Plan B, a collaboration with Paul Muldoon the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and former Professor of Poetry at Oxford.

 Plan B was published by Enitharmon Press (2009) and an exhibition of the work was first shown as part of the Edinburgh International Art Festival at the Scottish Poetry Library in Edinburgh before being shown by Triskel Arts in Cork, Ireland. Triskel Arts has chosen to exhibit a selection of the Plan B exhibition as part of their 40th Anniversary celebrations. The exhibition runs from 3rd May - 30th June.