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Here you'll find easy-to-use information about Kevin and his work as well as some of the nice things people have written about him...

FOR THE MEDIA

Click here to see and download HIGH-QUALITY PHOTOS of Kevin's work.

Click here to read FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (and answers) about Kevin.

For a BIOGRAPHY, RESUME, ARTIST STATEMENT, REPRESENTATION and other biographical information, please visit the About page.

To read WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING - Kudos about Kevin, please visit the Kudos page.


REPRESENTATION
Selected pieces of Kevin's work currently can be seen at: Pearson & Company, in the heart of the Scottsdale, Arizona, gallery district at 7022 E. Main St., between Scottsdale Rd. and Goldwater
Blvd. 602-840-6447
Map - Pearson & Company.

Van Gogh's Ear on Prescott, Arizona's town square at 156B S. Montezuma St., open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily. 928-776-1080 Map - Van Gogh's Ear

Vision Gallery, 10 East Chicago St., Chandler, Arizona. 480-782-2695 Map - Vision Gallery


FROM THE MEDIA

How does 3D printing actually work? Author Jackie Dishner explains the process beautifully in her March 2017 article for Phoenix magazine (in print and online), Art Break: 3D Printing with Kevin Caron."

How do entrepreneurs use blogs? On March 6, 2017, Kevin shared his perspective in CEO Blog Nation's article 16 Entrepreneurs Share How They Use Blogging for Business."

Erik J. Martin featured Kevin's remarks about how to deal with an ugly view on November 11, 2016, in the article "Throw ugly out the window," which appeared in newspapers around the country as well as online.

Photos of the installation of Kevin's public art commission Top Knot were featured in Your West Valley on October 10, 2016, in Jacob Stanek's article Top Knot - Public Art in Surprise" and "Surprise - Top Knot Art Installation Kevin Caron". It also appeared in Your West Valley print edition on October 12.

Lynn Trimble featured Kevin's 3D-printed sculpture in New Times' "10 Best Artworks we saw in metro Phoenix in July". A photo of Lemon Drop leads the article.

In Phoenix Home & Garden's Special Edition 2016, published in June 2016, Executive Editor Rebecca Rhoades shared how Kevin contributes to
the beauty of contemporary homes with his innovative architectural details in her article "Elemental Design."

Kevin's bronze, 3D-printed sculpture The Point is part of Saatchi Art's HREF="http://www.saatchiart.com/art-collection/Painting-Collage-Printmaking/Art-for-the-Mid-Century-Modern-Home/685448/143168/view" target="blank">"Art for the Mid-Century Modern Home
Collection
."

Kevin was in the hot seat for the YabYum Seven on the Web site YabYum Music &
Arts
.

Kevin's May 30, 2016, post on the collaborative blogging platform Niume, "The Two Questions Artists Hate to
Hear"
really touched a nerve.

On May 17, 2016, Artsy Shark, a well-known online arts resource, gave a unique perspective on
Kevin
by interspersing his own words and work. "What an interesting way to learn about myself," says Kevin.

Elevate AZNational Bank of Arizona, did a feature on Kevin in its Spring 2016. Shifting Gears
shares Kevin's story as well images of some of his work.

On April 26, 2016, Artsy Shark featured Kevin and his work in "How Artists Are Using 3D
Printing."


On February 18, 2016, Phoenix Magazine's Niki D'Andrea included Kevin's show "Endless Line: The 3-D Work of Kevin Caron" in her round up href=http://www.phoenixmag.com/lists/top-5-arts-events-for-february-1-7-first-friday-artwalk-four-chambers-press-caravan-of-thieves-more.html target=_blank>"Top 5 Arts Events for February 1-7"
for the PhiX daily culture blog.

Art Biz Coach Alyson Stanfield included an image of Kevin's 3-D printed sculpture Twin Peaks in her href=http://www.artbizblog.com/2016/02/webmaster-info.html?inf_contact_key=6ad74e20ebeb6aa42a7565a6cf336e5955b496dfc4441919b31f59942cb04e14 target=_blank>February 18, 2016, Art Biz Blog.

Arts writer Lynn Trimble included Kevin's solo show "Endless Line: The 3D Work of Kevin Caron" in her article href="http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/heres-the-coolest-art-we-saw-in-phoenix-and-scottsdale-on-februarys-first-friday-8035340" target=_blank>Here's the Coolest Art We Saw in Phoenix and
Scottsdale on February's First Friday,"
in the February 8, 2016, online issue of New Times.

Critic Deborah Ross called Kevin's 3D printed sculptures that appeared in the show "Ten: Modern Abstract" at monOrchid gallery in downtown Phoenix
"sinuous and towering" in her November 2015 Visual Art Source review.

Author Shea Stanfield's profile of Kevin "Artist shares inspiration from the open
road"
appeared in the Prescott Courier's Kudos section in conjunction with his reception at Van Gogh's Ear Gallery.

On August 31, 2015, Patriot-News / PennLive reporter Matt Miller shared a video and news about the installation of Kevin's sculpture href=http://www.kevincaron.com/art_detail/wherever_you_go.html target=_blank>Wherever You Go, There You Are in his article href=http://www.pennlive.com/midstate/index.ssf/2015/08/video_say_hi_to_harrisburgs_ne.html target=_blank>"Say 'hi' to Harrisburg's newest piece of public art."

In a tease for the upcoming dedication of Wherever You Go, There You Are at Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, the article href=http://cumberlink.com/entertainment/local-scene/whitaker-center-to-unveil-anniversary-sculpture/article_594f2299-a768-538c-aa19-017b793825ef.html target=_blank>"Whitaker Center to unveil
anniversary sculpture"
appeared in The Sentinel on July 29, 2015.

With a focus on Kevin's work, the group show "Collective Minds - Creative Outcomes" was lauded as href=http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/7-must-see-first-friday-art-shows-in-downtown-phoenix-on-june-5-7385842>one of the top seven art shows on Phoenix's July 5 First Friday by arts writer
Lynn Trimble on Jackalope Ranch in New Times newspaper.

You can learn a lot about me and my work in this audio
interview
with Jay Whaley in his Metalsmith Benchtalk radio program, which was recorded live on April 9, 2015.

Author Jackie Dishner featured Kevin's sculptures Building Blocks and Hangin' in the Phoenix/Scottsdale Spring 2015 issue of Su
Casa
Magazine
in her article "Metal Art Magic."

Author Doug Bardwell wrote about Kevin in his Examiner article "What ever you need, chances are
a 3D printer can print it"
on March 26, 2015.

Kevin's jewelry was featured in the March issue of Phoenix Home & Garden. "People really love these designs," says our Jewelry Project Manager Bonnie Lou Coleman.

In October, Virtual-Strategy Magazine published "Art
Marries Science: Sculpture Finds Romance with Technology,"
an article about the "Materialize" art show at Shemer Art Center.

Author Nicole Royse also covered the show and Kevin's work in AZ Foothills Magazine in the article href=http://www.arizonafoothillsmagazine.com/art/art-galleries/6845-time-to-materialize.html target=_blank>"Time to Materialize."

The Art Career Project also interviewed Kevin for their in-depth piece on "How to Become a Sculptor."

Art Trends magazine also published Kevin's sculpture href=http://www.kevincaron.com/art_detail/giant_street_urchin.html>Giant Street Urchin as part of its Artist of the Year issue, in which Kevin was selected as Sculptor of the Year.

Lynn Trimble featured Kevin in her Art Musings blog on August 27, 2014, in her story "Accidental
sculptor
."

Kevin's sound sculpture Inari was selected as "Editor's Pick" in the August 2014 issue of target=_blank>Phoenix Home & Garden.

In her Art Musings blog, Lynn Trimble featured Kevin's award-winning sculpture href-http://www.kevincaron.com/art_detail/hands_on.html>Hands On.

In July 2014, Staples' Web site quoted Kevin in the article "3D Printing in 3 Steps (Yes, Only 3!)" - href=http://www.staples.com/sbd/cre/tech-services/explore-tips-and-advice/tech-articles/3d-printing-in-3-steps-yes-only-3.html target=_blank>read it here.

Also in July, American Lifestyle, sponsored by attorney Lora Sanders, featured his piece CounterSink in its
latest issue.

Press coverage for the show "Unpredictable Change" at the Vision Gallery in Chandler, Arizona, resulted in three nice mentions. The Arizona Republic's Kellie Huang wrote "Caron's love for
sensual shapes helps him modld his beautiful metal sculptures" in an article on page D2, and San Tan News-Sun covered Kevin's work on page 58 of its May 17 - June 8, 2014, edition in the story
"Unpredictable Change: Metal Sculptures by Arizona Artists".

Weldon Johnson's video for the Arizona Republic lets the artists speak for themselves - see it here.

Kevin was the subject of a four-part series on FirelineTV, which launched March 5, 2014.

Kevin was interviewed by Westermans International, Ltd., a UK company that sells welding equipment in February 2014. href=http://www.westermans.com/blog/awesome-artists-kevin-caron-shares-his-story/ target=_blank>Enjoy the interview on Westermans' Web site.

The February 12, 2014, issue of The Foothills Focus featured a story by Shea Stanfield about "Elevation," Kevin's and Cyndy Carstens' show at target=_blank>monOrchid Gallery in downtown Phoenix.

On the February 10, 2014, CBS Channel 5 evening news, Kevin's work was featured in a href=http://www.kpho.com/story/24687087/picturing-the-roosevelt-arts-district-5-years-in-the-future#.UvpiwBzIzQs.email target=_blank>story about Roosevelt Row.

Kevin received a full-page feature in So Scottsdale magazine.

Kevin was featured in Phoenix Magazine's Spotlight in its January 2014 issue.

Kevin was selected as Sculptor of the Year by Art Trends magazine for 2012 and 2013.

On October 16, 2013, Buy Rite Finishing featured Kevin in an article entitled "Powder Coating as Art."

Luxe magazine featured Kevin as a Style Maker in its Fall 2013 issue. "The writer did a terrific job," observes Kevin. "I'm
honored to be included in such august company."

The San Tan Sun News shared information about Kevin's show "Micro/Macro" on August 17, 2013 in the article target=_blank>"New Caron art exhibit explores perception, scale through Oct. 26."

The East Valley Tribune, which is now online only, covered the show for its Friday, September 6, 2013, edition: href=http://www.eastvalleytribune.com/get_out/events/article_4946915c-166e-11e3-ae54-0019bb2963f4.html target=_blank>"Free sculptural exhibit opens at Chandler Center for the Arts".

Linda Peters' story about Kevin, relating to his solo show "Micro/Macro" at the Chandler Center for the Arts, " href=http://www.azcentral.com/thingstodo/arts/articles/20130904truck-driver-artist-caron-sculptures-chandler.html target=_blank>Truck driver artist shifts to make metal sculptures," appeared in
the Chandler Republic on September 4, 2013.

Shea Stanfield's article about Kevin, "Artist repurposes thrills," appeared in the Foothills Focus in print and href=http://thefoothillsfocus.com/090413-Art.asp target=_blank>online on September 4, 2013.

A story about Kevin's solo show at the Chandler Center for the Arts was featured in the San Tan Sun News target=_blank>online and in print in the August 17 - September 6, 2013, edition, as well as on frontdoorsnews.com on Thursday,
August 8, 2013.

Kevin was interviewed by Ted Simons for "Arizona ArtBeat" on PBS Channel 8 on July 18, 2013. Watch the interview
here
.

Sonja Haller's thoughtful profile of Kevin
appeared in the July 2, 2013, Arizona Republic, as well as the June 15, 2013, Northeast Phoenix Republic and the June 19, 2013, Scottsdale Republic.

Nice comments in Explore Art Phoenix's June 10, 2013, post about Kevin's sculptures in the MonOrchid show.

Kevin's sculptures CounterSink and Bou were selected by
Saatchi Online for a sculpture collection that was featured on the
prestigious London gallery's site homepage in April 2013.

Kevin's work was featured in the February 26, 2013, print and online editions of the Yuma Sun regarding the show "The
Organic Edge."

Kevin's work appeared in the February 2013 issue of Iconic Magazine.

On Sunday, January 13, the Arizona Republic Kevin's sculpture Big
Bang
was featured in an article "A Tale of 3 Media" about the show "Paper Metal Resin."

Kevin's sculpture Torrent was featured in target=_blank>Luxe magazine's "Arizona Scene" section in the Spring 2012 issue.

In January 2011, Kevin was quoted and pictured (woodcut) on the front page of the Wall Street Journal regarding forms of address in the article href=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704111504576060044212664436.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_editorsPicks_1 target=_blank>"Hey, Folks: Here's a Digital Requiem For a Dearly Departed
Salutation".

In May 2010, Kevin was interviewed for the site Art Palaver. Hear the podcast at
http://www.artpalaver.com/modern-day-artist-podcast-kevin-caron.

A very nice interview with Kevin appeared May 16, 2010, courtesy of the lovely folks at Meylah.com.

When Kevin's public art commission Hands On won the 17th annual Best of the West Arts & Culture Award from Westmarc, a coalition of business, education and
government leaders, the Arizona Republic shared the news on AZCentral.com

Kevin got great coverage for his solo show "Free Play" in the October 2009 issue of Phoenix Home & Garden and the October 14, 2009, issue of the
Scottsdale Republic.

The installation of Hands On, the public art commission for the city of Avondale, Arizona, was featured on the homepage of azcentral.com
on Wednesday, May 15, then in the Arizona Republic the next day on the front page of the Valley & State section.
Read the article by clicking here.

There also was nice piece about Hands On's installation in the West Valley View on May 19.

Hands On was also featured on About.com in Judy Hedding's Phoenix Blog on May 27, 2009.

Kevin's sculptural privacy screen Floating Undulations was featured in the profile of the private sculpture garden of a Phoenix, Arizona, art collector in
Phoenix Home & Garden's June 2009 issue.

Jessica Lutjmeyer wrote a lively profile of Kevin for the Arizona State University State Press newspaper, which also appeared in the April 23, 2009, online news source
ASUWebDevil.

Kevin was included in a syndicated article about speaking clearly to customers of all kinds. The article "Workwise: Adjusting to a new customer base"
appeared in the Modesto Bee on March 31, 2009, and thereafter in the Hartford (Connecticut) Courant.

Kevin was chosen as Artist of the Month in December 2008 by Let's Go!. Editor Linda McThrall offered fascinating insights about Kevin's progress since she
first visited with him three years ago, just before he became a full-time artist. Click here to read the article.

In a bit of fun, Kevin was profiled in The Arizona Republic's "Match Me With My Wheels," which focused on three sculptors and the vehicles they
drive.

The San Tan Sun News wrote about Kevin's appearance at a Chandler gallery - target='_new'>click here to read "Hotter than an Arizona summer".

Kevin was named an ArtistsRegister.com Artist of the Month for August 2008.

His work in a local gallery and a city-sponsored exhibit in the City of Chandler, Arizona, earned Kevin an article in the San Tan Sun
News
- click here to read "Doing what comes naturally".

Arizona Republic staff member Barbara Yost's profile of Kevin, "Artist's sculpture takes indirect route to exhibit," appeared in the August 9 edition of the
Scottsdale Republic.

Kevin was Phoenix magazine's featured artist in its July 2007 issue in the article "Rock 'n' Rebar."

Kevin was named an ArtistsRegister.com Artist of the Month for October 2006.

In addition to other coverage in publications including the Scottsdale Republic, Arizona Republic and
frontdoors, Kevin's show "Wonders & Wings" got beautiful exposure in Phoenix Home & Garden's October 2006 issue in a piece dubbed
"Wild About Art," featuring a photo of his fountain Dripping Springs at the Scottsdale Fairmont resort.

Kevin was chosen as Artist of the Month in November 2005 by Let's Go!, garnering a full-page article by editor Linda McThrall. Let's go, indeed!

Kevin was featured in the October 2005 issue of Phoenix Home & Garden. The six-page story by Senior Editor Roberta Landman has garnered interest from as far away as
Washington state and Florida. If you'd like to read a copy of this wonderful article, please contact us.

Kevin was pleased to have two of his fountains featured in Tim Carter's "Ask the Builder" column, which is syndicated nationally in more than 100 newspapers,
and found on the Web.

Kevin's sculpture "So Close" is mentioned in the video documentary "A Man and His Garden" about J. Robert Orton and his La Jolla, California, sculpture garden.

The Camelback Canyon Art Show, which featured Kevin and five other artists, and his one-man show "Wild Dreams," drew great press in the Valley of the Sun area, including articles in the
Arizona Republic, the Scottsdale Republic, the Southern Chandler/Ocotillo News (now the San Tan Sun News),
frontdoors and many other publications and Web sites.