William Kirk (Sculpture)

Born: 1933
Died: 2009

Born in 1933 William Kirk was workshop trained in Edinburgh before establishing his own studio in 1961. As a tutor of silversmithing firstly at Glasgow School of Art (1961-1978) and then at Edinburgh College of Art (1980-1999) Kirk has been a significant influence on the nurturing and development of fine silversmithing skills in Scotland. Collections include: Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum; Huntley House Museum, Edinburgh; University of Edinburgh; National Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh.