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Education

2015

MFA, New York Academy of Art, New York NY

2008

BFA, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver BC

Exhibitions

Solo

2009

Chronophobic, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008

Isabella, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

Group

2015

MFA Thesis Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Istanbul Residency Show, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2010

Pushing the Edge, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

Here is Now, Pop-up, Vancouver BC

Title Magazine: The Anniversary Art Show, The ARTerty, Costa Mesa CA

The Drawing Room, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver BC

2009

Art for Life (signature artist) Friends for Life Society, Vancouver BC

Drawn: The Primary Mark, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008

Celebrating 25!, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

BFA Grad Show, Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design, Vancouver, BC

Rogue Waves, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2007

A Fine Line, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Portrayal, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2006

Perceptions and Depiction, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC

Awards and Residencies

2014

Mimar Sinan University Artist Residency, Istanbul, Turkey

2013

President’s Scholar Scholarship, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

Artist Talks

2011

Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC

2009

Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC

Magazine Commissions

2011

“What Would Gabby Do?” (paintings of Gabrielle Giffords & Mark Kelly) New York Magazine November 12.

“The Gamer” (painting of Governor Andrew Cuomo) New York Magazine April 4.

2010

“The Demon Blogger of Fleet Street” (painting of Nick Denton), New York  Magazine, October 4.

Media Coverage

2012

Visi Design Magazine (2 paintings in featured home) July 2012, South Africa

“A Man of Many Faces” UNI magazine Issue 13, July 2012, Dubai, UAE

2010

Title Magazine (featured Artist). Issue #7 p. 30-37

Grab Magazine (featured Artist.) October 2010, Milan, Italy

“Young and Talented Nick Lepard” by Yukiko Onley, The Vancouver Observer,  June 4.

“The Big Picture” by Van Evra, Jennifer and Francisco Alverez. International  Architecture & Design Fall 2009 p.36 – 41

2008

“Diane Farris Gallery celebrates 25 years of making ‘unknowns’ known” by Dykk, Lloyd, Vancouver Sun December 6.

“20 under 29” Westender May 29.

CBC Radio One, June 5 (radio interview about Isabella)

“The-List: Great Things to Do Today” The Province June.

“Future Markets” by Michael Harris. Vancouver Magazine May.