Michael Killen Sculptor
Michael Killen was born in Ireland and studied in Dun Laoghaire School of Art in the early 1970s. In 1973 he received a scholarship from the Italian Government to study sculpture in Florence in the Academy of Fine Arts, Florence. From Florence he moved to Pietreasanta where he secured a position with Giannoni family in the family's stone sculpture studio.
On returning to Ireland he established his studio in Malahide, Co. Dublin where he works in wood and bronze. He secured his first life-sized commission in 1979.