Leo Higgins & Colm Brennan
ARTIST: Leo Higgins & Colm Brennan
Title of work: Free Spirit
Medium: Stainless Steel and Bronze
Location: Crowe Street, Dundalk
More about this work:
The plaque beneath the work reads: In Loving Memory of Jack Rooney, Fireman/Driver, aged 61, Hugh Watters, Tailor, Aged 60, who lost their lives as a result of the bombing at Kay’s Tavern, Crowe Street, Dundalk, on 19th December, 1975. Their families will forever strive for truth and justice.
Leo Higgins was born in Dublin in 1951 and Colm Brennan was born in Belmullet, Co. Mayo in 1943. Co-founders of The Sculptors Society of Ireland (Now Visual Artists Ireland), they set up the Cast Ltd. Bronze foundry in Dublin in 1987.
Find out more about this artist: www.cast.ie