Kenny Irwin Jr.
Kenny Irwin was born in Palm Springs in 1974 to a very large family.
He began producing art from the beginning. He attended pre-school, kindergarten,
elementary school and five boarding schools. He took the GED and went to CCAC,
Oakland Ca from 1991-1995. He is a graduate of CCAC in fine arts.
His major accomplishments includes several patents & copyrights on innovations
and inventions of several products & names. He has won several contests that include
Palm Valley School,
Bloomfeild hills, Michigan state wide art competitions and several others.
At age 13 he began his annual robot themed light show which has been
going on for 22 years. The light show was officially declared the
largest residential light display in all of north america.
His work has been featured on Conan O'Brien, in the Weird Rooms Book by Mal Sharp, People Magazine, HGTV, TLC, Gizmodo, Boing Boing, 100 Hojdare, dozens of news channels, CNBC, Good morning America, Oprah and much more. His work is blogged internationally.
More recently known for his famous dOvetastic Microwave Theater on Youtube that has had at least a dozen viral video hits. He is the pioneer of microwaving entertainment which he first began in 1991 and the longest running microwave show on Youtube that inspired many others.
Kenny has also founded the Pakistani Starfleet series of stories, artworks and films which included five books he wrote on the subject. This is the first ever Sci-fi genre that is Sci-Fi from an eastern perspective. Kenny Irwin to this to day works in dozens of mediums as one of the most extremely prolific and productive visionary creative artist of our time. He was officially ranked as one of the top 600 most famous artists & entertainers on the web according to iStardom.
Kenny Irwin Jr. received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the prestigious California College of Arts in Oakland, California.
His art education has been sponsored by his Aunt, Ms. Georgia Frontiere, Owner of the Rams Football Team, Operatic Soprano and an active sponsor of the Arts.
Kenny first produced ceramic sculptures at summer camp. His works were submitted by St. Theresa School as entries in the Valley-wide
Shakespeare Art and Drama Festival, sponsored by Palm Valley School. Kenny’s sculpture captured
first prize in the Sculpture category.
Kenny’s passion to create new types of art expression took him to other mediums, “found art”, oil
painting, high temperature ceramics, pen drawings, large wielded steel sculptures etc. His
multi-media installation at Cranbrook School in Michigan gained much local notice and his entry in
the Michigan State High School Art Showing won him “Best of Show” at the age of 15. An art critic
for the Detroit Free Press wrote his Sculpture teacher, Mrs. Kaplan,
“Kenny Irwin will someday be
to Art what Mozart is to Music”.