Rosemary Crumlin

Sister Rosemary Crumlin RSM OAM is a nun in the Parramatta Congregation of the Sisters of Mercy. A woman of exceptional energy and vision, her religious vocation has led her to a succession of remarkable achievements as school teacher, artist, educationist, women’s leadership consultant and as curator of major exhibitions of religious and spiritual art. Through her work in the international arena, she has enjoyed a great diversity of friendships including many influential people in the Church, art and business worlds. She lives in Melbourne.


Audio Extracts


Beginning of serious art studies


Story of the Blake Prize and its founder, Jesuit priest Michael Scott


Origin of ground-breaking exhibition Aboriginal Art and Spirituality


Nature of important relationships