Award: Fulbright U.S. Student Award
Sponsor: Hugh Lane Gallery
University: University of North Carolina
Ms Lesley McBride is an arts administrator most recently based in New Orleans, Louisiana, working in creative youth development. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she studied Art History and English literature. On her Fulbright Award, she will be working with the Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane to expand its arts enrichment programming and outreach to young people in the residential neighbourhood surrounding Parnell Square.