Patrick Gallagher is an Irish-born artist with American Dreams ... and they're coming true in the River City.
As the first artist-in-residence at Louisville's Muhammad Ali Center, the self-taught Gallagher is creating a major exhibit to help advance the facility's core values.
Pat's exhibit, The Ten Most Inspirational Women in Louisville, represents women of diverse backgrounds who have inspired him.
Louisville Life meets this "accidental artist', brushes-up on his unique background, and showcases the talent that led to his painting a portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama.
Patrons visiting the Ali Center have been able to interact with artist Pat Gallagher and see the exhibit develop. The Ten Most Inspirational Women in Louisville exhibit will unveil Derby Week 2009 at the Ali Center.
- Program 317
- Louisville Life meets the Muhammad Ali Center's first artist-in-residence, profiles prominent civil rights legend Anne Braden, visits a popular vintage shop and the city's top cheerleading and dance training center. (#317)