The Glucksman, Ireland
University College Cork
The Glucksman is a contemporary art museum in the historic grounds of University College Cork. It opened in October 2004 and since then has won numerous awards for its architecture and creative programmes.
The Glucksman is responsible for the University Art Collection which focuses on modern and contemporary Irish art. These works are sited throughout the campus to provide the UCC community and visitors with a first-hand encounter with original works of art. The UCC Art Collection includes significant artworks by many of Ireland’s most distinguished practitioners including Brian Maguire, Alice Maher, Maud Cotter, Paul Seawright, Richard O’Gorman, Clare Langan, Brian O’Doherty among many others.
This article is part of the series ‘UMAC Collection of the Month’.