About the Project

A landmark project documenting the Faroe Islands, an archipelago in the North Atlantic by land, sea, and air, The Land of Maybe is a book and exhibition by photographer Alex Boyd.

Fugloy, from SvínoyAn image made approaching the island of Fugloy taken from an Atlantic Airways Helicopter (2016)

Produced over several years, the project began in 2014, with several return journeys to the islands in subsequent years. More info to follow.

About Alex Boyd

Alex Boyd is a photographer and curator based in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. His work has been widely exhibited internationally with solo exhibitions at the Scottish Parliament, as well as group exhibitions at the Royal Academy, Royal Ulster Academy and Royal Scottish Academy. He is best known for his collaborations with poets, such as National Poet of Scotland Edwin Morgan. His work is held in the collections of the National Galleries of Scotland, The Royal Photographic Society, the Royal Scottish Academy, the V&A, and the Yale Centre for British Art in the US.