Lenny Abrahamson and Niall Breslin (Bressie) receive Honorary Fellows of IADT

Oscar-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson and Irish musician Niall Breslin, known as Bressie, have received Honorary Fellow Awards from the Institute of Art, Design + Technology (IADT) at their Ceremony of Conferring 2016.

The award of Honorary Fellow is a mark of distinction that IADT makes to a person in recognition of their distinguished record and close association with IADT.

Lenny Abrahamson has been a great supporter and friend of IADT for more than a decade. He receives the award today for his outstanding contribution to the Irish arts and Film industry in Ireland.

Niall Breslin, a graduate of IADT, receives the award for bringing to the fore of the public agenda the issue of positive mental health. 

Lenny Abrahamson, Niall Breslin and Dr. Annie Doona
Lenny Abrahamson, Niall Breslin and Dr. Annie Doona
IADT President Dr. Annie Doona helps Niall Breslin with his mortarboard in advance of IADT Ceremony of Conferring
IADT President Dr. Annie Doona helps Niall Breslin with his mortarboard in advance of IADT Ceremony of Conferring
Niall Breslin speaks at IADT Ceremony of Conferring after accepting his Honorary Fellow
Niall Breslin speaks at IADT Ceremony of Conferring after accepting his Honorary Fellow