Here is a short video of work in progress on the ‘Sentinel’ a sculpture for Westport, Co Mayo. The piece was installed in December 2014.
The workshop located on Achill Island.
Outside the Studio.
The artist is surrounded by the extreme silence of his work and his solitude, the internal silence underneath the violent screaming of steel.Hugo Hamilton, Writer
About a half a kilometre further up from Keel, out along the road to Dooagh, you find his forge, where he creates the more abstract result of his own memory. He is the smith now.Hugo Hamilton, Writer
What I love about Ronan’s work is the unique, creative skilled imagination and that he creates for the joy of creating, which I think is the real aim of the artist.You have chiseled an echo in spaceSenator Marie Louise O Donnell