McKeon Stone - Quarrymasters and Stone Masons

 

Irish Sculptors

There is a great tradition of Sculptors using Threecastles Limestone for important civic and private works. The many textures and finishes on Limestone give the artist great scope for expression.
Blocks as large as 25 ton can be extracted and processed.
McKeon Stone has held Scupltors symposia . Every year at least 3 significant  pieces are developed at teh quarry or in Stradbally . 

Mc Keon Stone encourages  and assists Sculptors to work in its  stoneyards . 

Matthew Thompson lives in East Cork and works almost entirely in stone. He started his training...

Having studied Art and Design at the University of Ulster in the late 80’s Michael spend 3 years studying masonry...

Michelle Byrne is a sculptor living and working in the Blackstairs region of County Carlow. Since graduating from GMIT, Galway...

Quarry' Production Still, 2011, Courtesy of the Artist & Green on Red Gallery...

Bird of Prey, Kilkenny Marble, EPA Building, Johnstown Castle, Wexford 2007...

Mochua's Desk located in Timahoe, Co Laois in the grounds of the round tower...

Michael Quane is a well-known contemporary sculptor who was born in Cork in 1962 and studied...

Mick Davis is an Irish artist working primarily with stone. He lives and works in West Kerry...

'Daily Balance' commission completed for Dungarvan Town Council. Sculptures from the soul...

Redmond Herrity, who works from his home place of Letterkenny in County Donegal, Ireland, has travelled extensively...

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McKeon Stone, Stradbally, Co. Laois, Ireland
Tel: +353 (0)57 8625 151
Fax: +353 (0)57 862 5301
Web: www.mckeonstone.ie
Email: info@mckeonstone.ie

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