Dony MacManus

Dony MacManus is an Irish sculptor and educator.

MacManus graduated with a degree from the National College of Art and Design in Dublin, as well as an Art Teaching Diploma. He worked as a teacher in St. David's, Artane, Dublin. He studied in New York Academy of Art gaining a Masters.[1] He has a number of sculptures on display in New York and Washington D.C.

MacManus returned to Ireland in 2004 and founded Irish Academy of Figurative Art, in Ranelagh in Dublin.[2]

In 2011 MacManus co-founded the Sacred Art School,[3] in Florence, Italy.[4] He is also a board member of Newman College Ireland.



  1. Arlington Forum Lecture Dony MacManus – Restoring a Theology of Body in Art
  2. Irish Academy of Figurative Art
  3. Faculty Sacred Art School
  4. Florence Sacred Art School Seeks Religious Renaissance Huffington Post Religion
  5. The Linesman Dublin Docklands Authority
  6. Archbishop Sheen Statue inspire a new generation by Michael Kelly, Irish Catholic, 30 June 2015.
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