Irish journalist and activist Nell McCafferty wins for bravery. Portrait of Nell by Daniel Mark Duffy celebrates a woman who decided to “get over herself” at age 60 and confront aging head on. I’m impressed. A defiant f**k you to youth; a salute to life, well-lived.
The Davy Portrait Awards 2010 exhibition will officially open at the Naughton Gallery at Queens University, Belfast on Saturday 27th of February at 11 am, and tours to Farmleigh House, Dublin, from the 20th of May to 27th of June and Fota House, Cork, from the 8th of July to 7th of August.