People’s Acorn sculpture for Áras an Uachtaráin

In December 2016, President Michael D. Higgins announced that sculptor Rachel Joynt had won the prestigious competition to create a 1916 themed sculpture for Áras an Uachtaráin. The winning design, entitled ‘Dearcán na nDaoine / People’s Acorn’, uses the symbolism of an acorn’s journey from small seed to majestic oak to commemorate the past events … Continue reading People’s Acorn sculpture for Áras an Uachtaráin