ILLUSTRATED TALK: Albert Power & his Galway Works

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Saturday 5 October, 2.30pm to 3.30pm

ILLUSTRATED TALK: Albert Power & his Galway Works

Albert Power (1881-1945) was unusual in that he was both a fine art sculptor and a stone-carver. Join Dr. Síghle Bhreatnach-Lynch, former curator of Irish art at the National Gallery of Ireland and author of Expressions of Nationhood in Bronze and Stone: Albert G. Power RHA (2019), as she discusses Power and his Galway works, including his famous statue of Pádraic Ó Conaire that resides in the museum.

As places are limited, advance booking is advised – call the museum on (091) 532460.

Suitable for age 12+

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