Kevin Callaghan completed an MA at the Royal College of Art in 2013, he has a BA from The Crawford College of Art and a Master-craftsman from the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland. Kevin moved back to Donegal from Glasgow in 2021 where he has a new studio outside Donegal Town and recently open a pottery shop and studio in The Craft Village in Donegal Town. His past studio were The Glasgow Sculpture Studios, The London Sculpture Workshops and The National Sculpture Factory.
He exhibits nationally and internationally, showing at Dublin Castle, The London Art Fair and the Saatchi Gallery with Cynthia Corbett and the Young Masters Art Prize, the Victoria and Albert Museum “What is Luxury” with Unknown Fields Division and Toby Smith. Other shows include “GLOBALE: Infosphere” at ZKM Museum, Karlsruhe, Germany and Van Abbe-museum, Eindhoven. He was selected to represent Ireland in The Ceramic Context Biennale in Bornholm Art Museum in 2018.
He collaborated with Dublin architect Peter Carroll from A2 architects at The European Culture Centre in Venice May-Nov 2019, participated in the series “Landmark” on Sky Arts TV and was commissioned by Sky Arts to produce a piece of sculpture in 14 days. He also has a solo show in Dec-Jan 2021 at Stallan-Brand gallery in Glasgow and completed a residency at The Irish Culture Centre in Paris in August 2021.