We are delighted to announce that our sculpture artist for the Gary Moore Belfast statue is the very talented Irish artist Sean MacCarthy from Cork City.
Sean is well regarded by his peers and has an extensive portfolio of figurative sculpture and statues including the Christy Ring statue at Cork International Airport, and the Bill Clinton statue at Ballybunion, Co.Kerry.
Talent sure runs in Sean’s family, Sean is the brother of well-known singer/songwriter Jimmy MacCarthy, famous for many songs including “Ride-On” made famous by Christy Moore.
We are honored to have Sean on the team and look forward to sharing his work with you once it commences.
The official statue fundraising launch will be on April 12th with a very special show at The Belfast Empire. For details see http://www.gigforgary.com/
Gofundme is in progress for those who can’t make the show on April 12t, and we will have onilne tshirt sales available soon.