W.H. Walsh and guests at opening exhibition of KDW

From attached caption: ''P4/C Opening Kilkenny Design Workshops. Photographed at the exhibition were L to R: Mrs W. Elliott (An Uaimh) Mrs Oisin Kelly, Mr. W.U. Walshe, Chairman, and Artist Oisin Kelly.'' Verso: caption plus [imprinted] ''Lensmen Ltd. Phone 73447. Press and P.R.

Design in Ireland


People at KDW opening reception in Kilkenny Castle

From attached caption: ''663. Official Opening Kilkenny Design Workshops Limited, November 15, 1965. Photographed at a reception prior to the formal opening of Kilkenny Design Workshops Limited on November 15, 1965, (l. to r.) Mr. Paul P. Hogan, Director, Kilkenny Design Workshop

Architect | Design in Ireland


Michael Woods, Muircheartach Ó Seaghadha and Pat Henderson at KDW exhibition, 1984

From attached caption: ''Picture shows Deputy Michael Woods, (right) viewing one of the exhibits, a Linen Glass Cloth, designed by the late Oisín Kelly and hand screen printed in a sheltered workshop in Kilkenny on Irish linen, with Muircheartah Ó Seaghadha, (left) Manager, Field

Glass cloth | Exhibitions of design | Design in Ireland


Hercules candleholder

Hercules candleholder, possibly designed by Oisin Kelly

Candle | Cast Iron | Candleholder


Acrobats candleholder

Acrobats candleholder, likely by Oisin Kelly

Cast Iron | Candleholder | Design in Ireland


Brochure designs

View of a range of brochures for exhibitions and events, including exhibitions of the work of Oisin Kelly and Patrick Scott.

Brochure | Design in Ireland | Exhibitions


Silver figure of St. Patrick

Silver figure of St. Patrick, designed by Oisin Kelly for presentation to Pope John Paul II during his visit to Ireland.

Trophy | Design in Ireland | Silver holloware