Opening Hours

The GLUCKSMAN Little Interview

This week we hear from Maeve O'Connell, Clinical Research Midwife on the IMPROvED Research Study at UCC and a participant on the Glucksman's Saturday Sketchbook course.


Maeve O'Connell: 23 October 2015

What are you reading?
Roald Dahl Someone Like You- a series of short stories

Favourite museum?
I love museums too many to choose from- National Archives in DC or The British Museum.

Best performance?
Aidan Dooley as Tom Crean.

What is your most treasured possession?
My camera.

What work(s) of art inspire you?
Edgar Degas Ballerina.

A lightbulb moment?
Realising the lyrics were "Brimful of Asha on the 45" not "Graham put a rasher on the 45"...

Guilty pleasure?
Reading horoscopes.

What would you like to be doing right now?
Exploring a museum.

Previous Little Interviews

Brendan O'Sé, 16 October 2015
Aisling O'Beirn, Artist,
9 October 2015
Ciarán Meade, Retail + Development Manager
, Glucksman, 2 October 2015
Tomás Tyner, Photographer,
25 September 2015
Valerie Frappier, Artist,
11 September 2015
Fiona Kearney, Director, Glucksman,
4 September 2015
Lily Spearman, Intern,
3 July 2015
Isabel Mitchell, Senior Art Club participant, 24 June 2015

Kath Gorman, Curator Cork Midsummer Festival, 17 June 2015
Nicholas Fox Weber, cultural historian,
12 June 2015
Mathilda Burgess, Transition Year,
29 May 2015
Laurence Davis, Lecturer, UCC,
22 May 2015
Jools Gilson, Artist and Lecturer, UCC,
15 May 2015
Brian Crotty, artist,
8 May 2015
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