Kevin Caron is a sculptor from Phoenix, Arizona. He has created more than 50 private and public commissioned works which are on display across the United States. Among his works are pieces on public display in Tucson, Arizona, Temple, Texas, Avondale, Arizona, Chandler, Arizona, Surprise, Arizona and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He was chosen as Visual Artist of the Year in the 2018 Phoenix Mayor's Arts Awards, and his public art sculpture Hands On won 17th Annual Best of the West Arts & Culture Award for 2009. He works primarily in fabricated steel. Caron is also a pioneer in using 3D printing to create large scale 3D printed sculpture, using an 8-foot-tall Cerberus 3D Gigante 3D printer that he had built for him. His largest 3D-printed sculpture to date is a 5-1/2-foot tall sculpture, Epic Swoon, commissioned by PricewaterhouseCoopers in Columbus, Ohio.
|Born:||Kevin Caron, 1960, Stratford, Connecticut|
|Awards:||Visual Artist of the Year, 2018 Phoenix Mayor's Arts Awards, Best of the West Arts & Culture Award, Sculptor of the Year, ArtTrends magazine, 2012-2014|
About Kevin Caron
American sculptor who created more than 40 private and public commissioned works and was named 2012 Sculptor of the Year by ArtTrends magazins.
Kevin Caron Before Fame
He spent six years in the United States Navy and worked in machine shops and aircraft maintenance yards.
Achievement of Kevin Caron
His sculpture Hands On won the 17th Annual Best of the West Arts & Culture Award in 2009.
Kevin Caron Family Life
His parents raised him in Phoenix, Arizona.
Associations of Kevin Caron
He and Bill Withers both served in the United States Navy.
Information related to Kevin Caron
- Artists from Phoenix, Arizona
- 21st-century American sculptors