Ronan Halpin

Artist: Ronan Halpin

Title of work 1: Shafts of Light

Date: 2002

Medium: Stainless steel, granite & fibre optic light

Dimensions: 6.5m high

Location: Father Connolly Way, Drogheda, Co. Louth

Title of work 2: County Council Gates

Date: 2003

Medium: bronze, stainless steel and wood

Location: Crowe Street, Dundalk

Biographical Information:

Ronan Halpin graduated from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin in 1982. After graduating, he attended Yale School of Art, New Haven, Connecticut where he received his Sculpture MFA. He returned to Ireland in 1985 and set up a studio in Drogheda, Co. Louth before relocating to Achill Island in 1998 where he now lives and works.

Find out more about this artist: www.ronanhalpin.com

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