Celebrating St Brigid 1500 – St Brigid’s Cloak

Brigid 1500 Arts Exhibition in the former Houstons building at no 4-5 Clanbrassil St, commencing on 26th January, and running until 5th February, offers a captivating portrayal of St. Brigid’s life through vibrant art pieces created by acclaimed artists Susan Farrelly, Una Curley, Claire McAteer, and Etaoin O’Reilly and led by Grainne Murphy. These art pieces, a fusion of various mediums, aim to capture the remarkable life story of one of Ireland’s best-known saints, featuring original art pieces from the ‘Artist in the Community’ project over the past 12 months.  The exhibition will also feature the wonderful St. Brigid’s Cloak which was created by the students at St. Brigid’s School, Ard Easmuinn last year and which was toured around the libraries throughout the summer.