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Beacon of Hope (sculpture)

Beacon of Hope (sculpture)
Artwork information
TitleBeacon of Hope
ArtistAndy Scott
Year2006
TypeSteel
CityBelfast
Dimensions19.5 m

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'Beacon of Hope' is a £300,000 public art metal sculpture by Andy Scott 19.5 metres high constructed in 2007 in Thanksgiving Square in Belfast. As with other public works of art in Ireland the sculpture has been given several nicknames. These include the Ring of Thanksgiving, the Nuala with the Hula (credited to Gerard Doyle), the Bell on the Ball and the Thing with the Ring.

It is currently the biggest public art sculpture in Belfast, however Rise, when constructed, will be bigger.

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Mount Nebo Cross: A missing symbol - NRToday.com Tweet this news
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Celebrating the season of giving at Holiday House - Pine Island Eagle Tweet this news
Pine Island Eagle--“I also support the -Beacon of HOPE- because I think it is the best cause on the island.” The majority of the works by Meo are displayed on the third floor ... - Date : Tue, 07 Dec 2010 23:03:56 GMT+00:00
Lights will be beacon of hope - Journal Newspapers Tweet this news
Journal Newspapers--The Lightfest effort is just one good idea among many. We -hope- that everyone who is able will find a way to reach out and help.--- - Date : Thu, 02 Dec 2010 21:50:02 GMT+00:00
Beacon of Hope football team wins big - St. Augustine Record Tweet this news
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