Sheila O’Donnell elected to Aosdána

Sheila O’Donnell was among new members elected at Aosdána annual general assembly in Armagh.

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.