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Hossein and Angela Valamanesh

Review: Public Art

The Australian Monument to the Great Irish Famine,
artists, Hossein and Angela Valamanesh, 1999

I came across this wonderful piece recently when walking by the old Barracks site on the way to something else.

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I have to admit to a full Irish background. As far as I know the many branches of what became my family were Irish who variously arrived in Australia mid to later in the 19th Century.

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