Opening Hours

The GLUCKSMAN Little Interview

This week we hear from Brian Crotty, artist and Glucksman facilitator.


Brian Crotty: 8 May 2015

What are you reading?
The enchanted by Rene Denfeld.

Favourite museum?
David Zwirner New York.

Best performance?
A close tie between Richie Havens and The Prodigy in 1996,I was 14.

What is your most treasured possession?
I have a very large collection of art books that I have gathered over the years. This collection needs guarding from others who may want to put some of it in the attic.

What work(s) of art inspire you?
Jesper Just, No Man is an Island, Dan Graham Body Press, and Eric Fischl's Bad Boy.

A lightbulb moment?
I discovered you don't have to stay for all of Paul McCarthy's Film.

Guilty pleasure?
The Big Bang Theory is actually quite funny at times.

What would you like to be doing right now?
Bus tour of a big city.

Previous Little Interviews

Chris Clarke, Senior Curator, Glucksman, 1 May 2015
Brendan Bracken, Transition Year,
24 April 2015
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