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Sculpture & Metalsmithing

“My practice is grounded in memory, materiality, and community. I am re-thinking my relations with these lands, a settler walking between the rows of craft knowledge, based in European traditions of design and making, and of Indigenous ways of knowing that are rooted in this place.”

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Mary K. McIntyre is a Toronto-based metalsmith and sculptor whose work is inspired by the forms and textures of the industrial landscape and the natural world. She received a BFA from OCAD University in 2017, and graduated in 2022 from OCADU's graduate program in Interdisciplinary Art Media and Design. Her work is held at the Art Gallery of Guelph, and in private collections in Canada and the United States.
OCAD U - Graduate Studies
Interdisciplinary Master's in Art, Media and Design (MA, MDes and MFA)
Major Completed, 2022
OCAD University
Material Arts and Design
Major Completed, 2017

Metalsmithing Cyanotype printing Collage Sound recording, sound collage

2018, Illuminations
Toronto, ON; Guelph, ON; Halifax, NS; Fredericton, NB
2017, Crafting the Future
Toronto, ON
2013, À Table!
Toronto, ON; Guelph, ON; Québec, QC; Saskatoon, SK; Halifax, NS; Fredericton, NB
2017, Silver Medal
Governor General of Canada
2017, Nora E. Vaughan Award
OCAD University
2017, Carol Rapp Jewellery Award
OCAD University
2017, Spoke Membership Prize
OCAD University
2017, Medal, Material Arts and Design
OCAD University
2013, Jurors' Choice Award
Lewton-Brain Foldform Competition
2012, Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture (nominee)
International Sculpture Centre/Sculpture Magazine