Opening Hours

The GLUCKSMAN Little Interview

This week we hear from Brendan Bracken, transition year student from Christian Brothers College, Cork, on work placement at the Glucksman.


Brendan Bracken: 24 April 2015

What are you reading?
Samurai the last Warrior by John Man.

Favourite museum?
Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

Best performance?
Tom Hanks in The Road to Perdition.

What is your most treasured possession?
My St. John's Ambulance Uniform.

What work(s) of art inspire you?
Dawn at Lake Isawa in the Kai Province by Hokusai.
The 47 Ronin by Utagawa Kunisada.
Trajan's Column.

A lightbulb moment?
When I realised Ireland is shaped like a teddy bear.

Guilty pleasure?
Green Tea.

What would you like to be doing right now?
Not doing an interview.

Previous Little Interviews

Angela Fulcher, artist, 17 April 2015
Karis Medina and Sam McCune, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation,
3 and 10 April 2015
Gemma Kearney, Artist and Glucksman technician,
27 March 2015
Martin O'Connor, Librarian, UCC,
20 March 2015
Gavin Murphy, artist,
13 March 2015
Elly Collins, UCC student,
6 March 2015
Orla Murphy, Lecturer, UCC,
27 February 2015
Killian O'Dwyer, CCAD student,
20 February 2015
Stuart McLaughlin, Google,
13 February 2015
Ann Ramsden, artist,
6 February 2015
Aideen Quirke, UCC Student
, 23 January 2015
Alan Phelan, artist
16 January 2015