Cruinne - Marking the Battle of Geashill

Geashill Public Art

Artist:Holger C. Lönze

Title: Cruinne - Marking the Battle of Geashill

Location: Geashill Village, Co.Offaly

Carried Out: 2019

Budget:€40,000

Commission Type: Open Call

Commissioned by: Offaly County Council Town and Village Renewal Scheme and Offaly County Council Creative Ireland Funding

In 2019 the Arts Office facilitated the commissioning of a public artwork in Geashill. The commissioned artist Holger Lönze, took inspiration from the mythological Battle of Geashill, between the two brothers Éremón and Éber. The artwork was commissioned by Offaly County Council and funded by the Town and Village Renewal Scheme and Offaly County Council, through Creative Ireland funding. For more on these sculptures please visit the artists site http://www.holgerlonze.com/