Chuck & Andrea Kennington
Mt. Airy, NC | Exhibiting Since 1998
Chuck and Andrea Kennington are visionary Metalsmiths who create exquisite works in precious materials. Their work is evocative of the Art Nouveau era, with exceptional designs that are intricate and stunning. Chuck Kennington studied extensively with internationally acclaimed Valentin Yotkov, a master of chase repousse and techniques and creates splendid, miniature carvings out of an array of precious materials. Andrea Kennington is an accomplished Metalsmith in many techniques and fabrication. She received her MFA in Metals Design in 1994. They are both intrigued with concepts of small vignettes that are fabricated in gold and silver. Together they create inspired, narrative works that demonstrate their expertise and a diversity of techniques. The complexity of their work is exciting and unique.