Peggy Sue Amison (US/IRL)

Peggy Sue’s career has been extremely varied since moving to Europe from the US in 2000. As Artistic Director for East Wing Gallery in Dubai / UAE since 2014, she collaborates with photographers from around the world – as a freelance curator Peggy has organized exhibitions in Ireland, France, Germany, Poland, Denmark and China. She has been a strategist for numerous emerging and established artists, and writes for photographic publications internationally. Peggy is regularly invited as a juror and nominator for important photographic prizes and as a guest reviewer at international portfolio reviews for photography. 

A driving force in the development of PICTURE BERLIN, Peggy has participated in all the PICTURE BERLIN Summer Sessions since the beginning of the program. In 2010 she was our guest curator for the final exhibition and has been a regular contributor to the Curatorial Marathon (2012 – 2014). 

Peggy began her career as a photographer and before joining the team at East Wing, she was Artistic Director for Sirius, a multidisciplinary arts centre and residency program in Ireland (2001 – 2014).

Peggy Sue was the curator for Summer Session 2016.