World Day of Art – April 15

April 11, 2024

Each year, on 15 April, World Art Day celebrations help reinforce the links between artistic creations and society, encourage greater awareness of the diversity of artistic expressions and highlight the contribution of artists to sustainable development. (UNESCO).


Music, art and craft are distinguishing aspect of the Sisters of Mercy, in their history and in their present reality.

Sisters Anita Best and Mona Rumboldt manifest their creativity in needlework (Anita) and card-making (Mona). View samples of their work here.

Works by Sisters Mary Ita Hennessey, Eileen Penney, Madeline Byrne, Mary Denise Costello, Anne Normore, Jean Jenkinson, Mary Gregory Stapleton are among the artworks to be found hanging on the corridors of the Residence at Littledale.
Enjoy browsing this online gallery here