Name: Cairn Cunnane
Medium: mostly metals
Background: Artist & Blacksmith for 20 years.
How long have you been a sculptor? 20 years
Why did you start sculpting? I fell in love with this hard tough medium and its momentary plasticity under high heat when I could forge my will.
What inspires you? Nature, architecture, and what we are doing with both.
What is your favourite sculpture? I have many, but my favourite sculptor is Albert Paley
Which sculptures will you be exhibiting at Dimensions 2013? 1) The Parrot’s Perch, 2) The Perfect Man, and 3) At the Heart of it.
What will you be working on in the coming year? I am working on a new exciting series of life size sculptures that are a progression of my work.