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Glendon, Thomas, b. 1947 — Hoban, Vincent
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Hogan (b.Waterford 1800–d.1858) was a leading Irish sculptor working in Rome from 1824–1849. Lord Cloncurry a prominent patron of the arts in Ireland commissioned ‘Hibernia with the Bust of Lord Cloncurry’ from the artist in spring 1841. The work finally arrived in Ireland in 1846 and was... [ … ]
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O'Doherty, Brian, b. 1935 (Brian O'Doherty (Patrick Ireland)) — Hoban, Vincent
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O'Doherty (b. 1935, Roscommon) is a conceptual artist and art critic of international repute. He studied medicine in UCD and science at Harvard, while also making art works. He is based in New York since 1960. Since the 1960s O'Doherty has produced a series of works based on the ancient Irish ogham... [ … ]
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Joynt, Rachel, b. 1966 — Hoban, Vincent
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Joynt (b.1966, Kerry) was commissioned by leading horse-trianer Dermot Weld to make this sculpture for the new Veterinary Medicine building. The quote beside the piece ‘Omne vivum ex ovo’ means all things come from the egg. Sperm-like shapes cover the surface of the egg and include depictions of... [ … ]