Posted 6 years ago
North Carolina folk art "lilly pad" occasional table rendered completely in patinated and etched steel with a tip of the hat to Art Nouveau naturalistic forms. Dimensions: 36"(H) x 24"(W)
Kevin Kuhnel (born 09/05/1956, Albany, NY). Kuhnel lived in the Hudson Valley, until the age of 13 when he moved with his family to Cary, NC. After graduation from high school and having numerous jobs, he began a 30 year career with the NC Department of Transportation. His artistic talent began to emerge just before he retired on 06/06/2006. He is self taught and works primarily with steel, yet wanders towards other media at times. Kuhnel has lived outside of Pittsboro, NC for the past 20 years and has a studio at his home.