The egg shape which gives the overall form of the design is synonymous with the artist, David Esler, present in many of his commissions and reflects new beginnings, life and ideas.
The materials used to produce the award marry together the traditional crafts of Ireland and new technology.
The design is by David Esler AMGP of Leadlines & david esler stained glass studio based in Donegore, County Antrim.
David has developed a strong distinctive style of work.
Inspiration comes from poetry, nature and symbolism which influence the themes and narratives of each commission.