Kevin J. O'Dwyer
Sterling Silver with Hidden Hinge mechanism
The Montana Governors Conference on Tourism
April 15-17, 2018
Kevin O'Dwyer - Artistic Director of Blackfoot Pathways: Sculpture in the Wild - has been invited to present at the annual Montana Governors Conference on Tourism and Recreation . O'Dwyer's presentation will focus on the development of Lincoln, Montana as an Art Destination. Blackfoot Pathways:Sculpture in the Wild will celebrate its 5th anniversary this year with a program of visual and performing arts. The program has continued to attract world renowned artists and create a cultural tourism hub in a rural community. With over 20 years of experience in the development of arts programs in rural communities, O'Dwyer will share his thoughts on creating an arts destination that provides opportunities for culture, education and commerce.
Recent metalsmithing workshop at Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile. Great class!
Saint Manchan's Shrine
Art and Devotion in 12th century Ireland
Blackfoot Pathways: Sculpture in the Wild receives the 2019 Montana Heritage and Cultural Tourism Award
Artistic Direction/Curation 2021
September 7th to 25th, 2021
Hand raised - Repousse
Archaeologist Griffin Murray and metalsmith/photographer Kevin O’Dwyer are combining their expertise to create a high-quality coffee table publication that features O’Dwyer’s exquisite and atmospheric photographs and Griffin Murray’s in-depth story telling of the history and folklore of the shrine. The 90- page publication will feature full- and double-page image spreads, antiquarian drawings and descriptive metalsmithing close-ups.
Publication Date: November 2021
Sterling silver with Rosewood Handle
Montana Memory: Re-Imagining the Delaney Sawmill TeePee Burner (Vimeo)
60 Degrees sculpture installation is featured in Thames and Hudson publication Destination Art by Amy Dempsey.
The book explores Land Art worldwide in urban and rural settings.
I created 60 Degrees during the 2002 Lough Boora International Sculpture Symposium.
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