John Tuomey elected to Aosdána

John Tuomey was one of five new members elected at the annual general assembly in Dublin, bringing the number of architect members of Aosdána to five.

The Arts Council established Aosdána in 1981 to honour those artists whose work has made an outstanding contribution to the arts in Ireland. Membership of  Aosdána, which is by peer nomination and election, is limited to 250 living artists who have produced a distinguished body of work.