Patrick Pearse – a life in 10 objects – a presentation by Brian Crowley, Curator Pearse Museum

Pádraig Mac Piarais

Eoin Mac Lochlainn’s portrait of Patrick Pearse, specially painted for the 2016 Festival (can be viewed at the Art Exhibition, Mount Argus, Saturday, 14 May, 12 – 6pm)

Friday 13th of May – 6:30.  Rosary Pastoral Centre

Brian Crowley is the curator of the Peapatrick pearse - a life in picturesrse Museum at St. Enda’s in Rathfarnham, Dublin.

Originally from Naas, Co. Kildare, he studied English and History in Trinity College and then completed a Masters in Museology in the University of East Anglia. He has been working at the Pearse Museum since 2001. Brian is also a director of the Irish Museums Association and has served as editor of its journal, ‘Museums Ireland’.

Now resident in Harold’s Cross, Brian’s book on Patrick Pearse, “Patrick Pearse – A Life in Pictures” is published by Mercier Press. Gathered together for the first time, this collection of images and photographs tells the remarkable story of Pearse’s life from his childhood through to his career as barrister, writer, teacher and his last days as rebel.

Brian crowley

Brian Crowley

young pearse

A young Patrick Pearse