Canadian Designer - Craftsman (1924 - 1994)

Oliver Knight was born in Heilbron, South Africa 1947 - B.A. Hons in Fine arts, Univerity of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 1959 - Emigrated to Canada 1959 - 1960 Graphic Design, Alberta Institute of Technologie, Alberta, Canada. 1961 - 1965 Teaches Art and Design in Ottawa. Studio with Helga Palko. 1965 - Works in silver, San Miguel de Alliende, Mexico. 1966 - 1990 Divides his time between Canda and Spain. Major Exhibitions: Canadian Fine Crafts, 1966 and 1967 Six Travelling Exhibitions, Canada, 1969 Canadian Metal Art Guild 1969. Awarded Prize for Original Design in Metal. Craft Dimensions, Canada, 1969. Receives Double Award for Excellence On the 4th of July 1975, Oliver Knight is Elected to the Society of Designer Craftsmen, London, England. Art work in Public Collections: Department of External Affairs, Ottawa, Canada. Ontario Craft Foundatiopn, Department of Education National Design Coucil, Canada. Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada. Victoria Museum, British Columbia.
Oliver Knight won many awards and prizes of Excellence for his many works of art.
Female torso Polished copper brass 1975-18 cm x 5 1/2 cm
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Oliver Knight Oliver Knight Polished Stainless steel 1974 Oliver Knight Polished Stainless steel 1974 Oliver Knight Male torso 1975 by Oliver Knight Repousee panel in door
Male torso 1975 Copper 10cm x 6 cm
Polished Stainless steel 1974 15 cm x 13cm
Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Oliver Knight
Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Awarded prize of Excellence. Private collection
Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight

Canadian Designer - Craftsman (1924 - 1994)

Oliver Knight was born in Heilbron, South Africa. 1947 B.A. Hons in Fine arts, Univerity of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. 1959 Emigrated to Canada 1959 - 1960 Graphic Design, Alberta Institute of Technologie, Alberta, Canada. 1961 - 1965 Teaches Art and Design in Ottawa. Studio with Helga Palko. 1965 Works in silver, San Miguel de Alliende, Mexico. 1966 - 1990 Divides his time between Canda and Spain
Oliver Knight
Major Exhitions: Canadian Fine Crafts, 1966 and 1967 Six Travelling Exhibitions, Canada, 1969 Canadian Metal Art Guild 1969. Awarded Prize for Original Design in Metal. Craft Dimensions, Canada, 1969. Receives Double Award for Excellence 1975 on the 4th of July, Oliver Knight is Elected to the Society of Designer Craftsmen, London , England Work in Public Collections: Department of External Affairs, Ottawa, Canada Ontario Craft Foundatiopn, Department of Education National Design Coucil, Canada Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada. Victoria Museum, British Columbia, Canada.
Copyright Information This domain and all material placed on this domain including pictures of all artworks remains with the artist or the estate of the artist unless contractually acquired. Sharing of this domain or information for educational purposes does not fall under this copyright. Third Party logos ( if displayed ) and information are copyrighted by their original owners, please respect their individual copyrights.
Oliver Knight Oliver Knight Polished Stainless steel 1974 Oliver Knight Polished Stainless steel 1974 Oliver Knight Male torso 1975 by Oliver Knight Repousee panel in door
Male torso 1975 Copper 10cm x 6 cm
Polished Stainless steel 1974 15 cm x 13cm
Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Oliver Knight
Jewelry sculpture Pendant 1969-Sterling silver on ebony base Awarded prize of Excellence. Private collection
Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight Jewelry sculpture jewelry Pendant 1968 Oliver Knight