|Joe Kenney is an Austin Texas area sculptor specializing in public, private and religious bronze
sculpture commissions that are monumental sculptures to tabletop size. His artistic interest
includes sculptures of the human figure, portraits, life size sculptures of adults and children,
religious and sacred orientated sculpture. His recent public and religious sculpture commissions
include life size sculpture figures, and high-relief bronze sculptures. Mr. Kenney also creates
geometric abstract sculptures for casting in bronze and stainless steel.
Mr. Kenney’s artistic interests include realistic figurative sculpture of historic figures, adults
and children that represent everyday human behavior, abstract geometric forms, three
dimensional art in education, public art and religious oriented sculpture that evokes in the
viewer a realization of the spiritual aspect of humanity and the struggle between good and evil.
Joe’s artistic goal is to achieve clarity as an observer of human behavior and authenticity in
sculpture so that his work brings forth an awareness of our connection to one another and the
spirituality of our journey in life.
Greco-Roman sculpture and the classical sculptors who followed influence his work. From the
influence of timeless design, his work reflects love of family, faith, and commitment to social
Since 2005, more than thirty (30) pieces of Joe Kenney’s sculptures have been installed in
museum, public, educational and religious settings. Exhibitions of his works were held in
London, New York City, Baltimore, Columbus, Ohio, Tulsa, Austin and Texas communities
between 2006 and 2020.