South Dublin County Public Art

An information resource for permanent and temporary public artworks in South Dublin County

In this website you can find information about artists and artworks, access audio and film works, read texts and search for artworks by map, locality, artform or artist.

Art Trax is now available for FREE download from the App Store and the Google Play Store. This smartphone application provides a complete overview of the public art landscape that has emerged in the county since the first public art commissions in the 1980’s. You can view and map the artworks, and access film works.

All Public Art

A Monument for Two Communities by Maurice O'Connell

Maurice O'Connell compiled a record of the two communities of Rathcoole and Saggart. This process was More info...
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A=AGHT by Jackie Sumell

A=AGHT // NOLA = TALLAGHT (Noh lae // Tahl lae) is:• A Concept • An Art Project • A Website • A Forum More info...
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Anne Devlin by Clodagh Emoe

The sculpture is a life-size bronze statue of Anne Devlin, Robert Emmet’s loyal friend and supporter. More info...
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Blip by Corban Walker

Blip is located outside the South Dublin County Council Offices in Clondalkin.  Designed More info...
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Boy by Paul Hickey

Boy by Paul Hickey is oil on canvas, dimensions 94 inches in height by 68 inches in width. More info...
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Casting and Aperture by Fiona Murphy

Casting and Aperture  was commissioned by South Dublin County Council and awarded More info...
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Cats and Dogs Do Yoga by Michael Disley

Michael Disley was selected to undertake the commission for Collinstown Park based on the style of his More info...
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City Loops / Moving Dublin by Cleary Connolly

A million everyday journeys course through the veins of Dublin, giving it life (or poisoning it?). These More info...
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Cliabhan by Linda Brunker

The sculpture consists of large bronze leaves that take the form of an arm which extends from the ground More info...
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Cross-Country by Michael Minnis

Cross Country explored the ways in which people take ownership of their environment. Michael More info...
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Grúpat by Jennifer Walshe

Grúpat consists of nine individuals, each of whose projects combine a specific aspect of the More info...
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Ideal Homes by Michael McLoughlin

From 2001 South Dublin County Council through the South County Dublin Traveller Accommodation Programme More info...
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In Context 3 Films by Enda McNally

Artist and film maker Enda Mac Nally was commissioned to create short documentary style films about More info...

In Context 3 Mediation Commission by Sarah Searson

The mediation commission, awarded to Sarah Searson, was an essential aspect of the In Context 3 programme. More info...

Interaction by Michael Bulfin

Interaction is installed in the courtyard directly outside South Dublin County Hall. The sculpture More info...
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Island by Martin Yelverton

Island is a series of black and white photographs organised in a geometric shapes on the walls More info...
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Killinarden Short Shorts by Brian Duggan, Mark Cullen

Killinarden Short Shorts a film-making project by artists Mark Cullen and Brian Duggan More info...
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Life Lines by Patricia McKenna

Life Lines is a series of bronze overlapping hands, cast from members of the Rathcoole and More info...
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Loose Horses by Lia Mills

Lia Mills devised and co-ordinated Loose Horses, with the aim to encourage people to write More info...
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Love All by Rachel Joynt

Love All is a large bronze spherical sculpture about a metre in diameter, located at the entrance More info...
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Lucan Portrait by Katharine Lamb

Lucan Portrait is a twelve by five foot highly detailed stained glass light-box, installed More info...
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Maide Dolcá by Colm Brennan

Maide Dolcá is a tall cylindrical sculpture of brushed steel, with guages on the sides of it which are More info...
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Moon Bench and Stools Sculpture by Tom Dalton

In May 2006 Sacred Heart School, Killinarden, as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations, unveiled More info...
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Mosaic Sculptures by Alternative Entertainments Ltd.

As part of a FÁS project from 1995 to 2001 arts organisation Alternative Entertainments Ltd, worked More info...
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Mythic Journey by Mary O'Rourke

The origins of Mythic Journey lie in an exploration by the participants, Donomore Art Group More info...
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One Metre of Personal Space by Fiona Mulholland

The piece comments on the allocation of physical space and time in a world where each is becoming more More info...
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Public Arena by Bik Van Der Pol

Public Arena is a triptych using three distinct mediums, which explores, animates and celebrates More info...
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Rhythm, Cloak and Embrace by Maighread Tobin

Maighread Tobin created Rhythm, Cloak and Embrace , a rolled-metal sculptural triptych, as More info...
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Rowlagh Belltower by Cecilia Moore

The resulting art work takes the form of two colourful mosaic panels located either side of the bell More info...
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Seeds by Michelle O'Donnell

Seeds is made from coloured glass and is installed on the exterior wall of Adamstown Educate More info...
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She by Eoin Nelson

From July 2000 to January 2001, the artist Eoin Nelson established an open working studio for visitors More info...
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Sugar and Spice by Louise Walsh

Responding to a brief defined by the local community, the artist Louise Walsh created two bronze sculptures More info...
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Tallaght [Chiaroscuro] by Stephen Gardner

Tallaght (Chiaroscuro) is an 18.5 minute composition for String Quartet comprising of four More info...
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Tallaght Cross by Eileen MacDonagh

Eileen Mac Donagh's Tallaght Cross sculpture, installed in Library Square, is constructed of four 10 More info...
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The Dancers by Antoinette Fleming

The Dancers by Antoinette Fleming is situated in a a small pocket park at the junction of Greenhills More info...
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The Map by Paul Seawright

The Map is a limited edition book comprising 14 day and night images from the Tallaght area. More info...
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The Marker Tree by Andreas Kopp

The Marker Tree is a highly visible landmark, seen from close and far, day and night, for travellers More info...
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The Quality Phree by Vivienne Roche

The Quality Phree is made up of three large geometric shapes are arranged in a line outside More info...
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The Victories by Dick Joynt

The Victories  is a stone sculpture,  four figures form the sides of a pillar that More info...
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The Wave by Mark Joyce

The M50 ring road is one of the major transport routes on the outskirts of Dublin and the commissioners More info...
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Three Stories by Alan Phelan

Three Stories consists of three short videos developed through a process of collaboration between More info...
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Walking the Road & County Lives by Dermot Bolger

Walking the Road was launched in the summer of 2007, it was an experimental theatre piece which More info...
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