Will Maguire is a contemporary blacksmith and sculptor. He works with hot steel, forging and manipulating it, striving to create forms that are beautiful, genuine and new.

Based in the beautiful surrounds of New South Wales Hunter Valley Will is a one of very few contemporary blacksmiths in Australia utilising contemporary design and traditional skills learnt from masters overseas.

Will works in steel as well as stainless steel, brass, bronze, copper and timber.

Specialising in:

Architectural design works – Gates and stair railings transforming your property into a truly pleasurable living space.

Public Art – Interesting, though provoking public art designed for specific locations.

Interior design works – Original tables and lighting making your home or office memorable and enjoyable.

Sculpture and wall sculpture – bringing some life to dreary places.

Individual commissions – turning your creative ideas into a lasting legacy

In Australia contemporary design in forged ironwork is a new exciting take on the blacksmiths trade. This is your chance to support the vanguard of this vibrant transformation of an age old craft. It is ideally suited to practical and sculptural applications with its tactility, strength, freedom in design and durability.

Be part of it and have Will create some iron with personality for you.

Like Will’s work on Instagram to follow the latest projects.

 

Latest News

North Sydney Art Prize

March 7, 2019

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Will is a finalist on the North Sydney art prize at The Coal Loader center for sustainability in Waverly. His work Foreign Connections m3 is just to the right of the main entrance. There is 115 works on exhibit in the show and well worth a look. Check out https://www.northsydney.nsw.gov.au/Community_Services/Arts_Culture/North_Sydney_Art_Prize/North_Sydney_Art_Prize_2019 for details.

Blacksmith Repair Day – June 16

May 8, 2018

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Interested in breathing new life into metal items of worth, combating the excesses of consumer culture and reducing waste? Do you have worn or damaged (metal) items of some intrinsic value in need of repair? Join skilled blacksmiths & tradesmen from the Artist Blacksmiths Association NSW (ABA NSW) who will be on hand to apply […]

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