Curriculum Vitae

 

 


 

 

 

Dylan Humphreys

1148 East 13th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5T 2M1 | 778-318-3961 | Dylanplh@live.ca| DylanHumphreys.com

 

 

Born 1991, Vancouver BC.

 

EDUCATION

 

Emily Carr University, Vancouver BC

BFA                                                                                                                                         2014

Specified in Visual Arts, focus on painting (hons)

 

Capilano University, North Vancouver BC

Diploma                                                                                                                                                                        2011

Studio Arts (hons)

 

AWARDS

 

BC Arts Council Scholarship                                                                                                                                          2009, 2011, 2013

 

Takao Tanabe Scholarship, Emily Carr University                                                                                                       2011

 

Solo Exhibitions (focused)

 

Initial Gallery, Vancouver BC

A Good Day Above Ground                                                                                                                                          2015

This project explored the subterranean experiences of industrial painting.

 

The Gam Gallery, Vancouver BC

Love to Hate                                                                                                                                                                 2014

This series studied the emotional situation of Vancouver’s downtown east side.

 

Café for Contemporary Art, North Vancouver BC

Delusions                                                                                                                                                                       2011

This first exhibition was a memoir of painting as a response to traumatization.

 

Curatorial Projects/Other

 

Vancouver BC

Art for Life CharityAuction                                                                                                                                         2013

Donation of work to an important local charity auction

 

Ourglass Studios, Nelson BC

Hustle &Flow                                                                                                                                                               2012

A survey of independent Vancouver based talent brought to the Kootenays .

        

Café for Contemporary Art, North Vancouver BC

SuspiciousCharacters                                                                                                                                                   2011

Including Oliver Davison and Sangito Bigelow

   
RELATED EXPERIENCE

 

Vancouver Film Industry

Set Painter/ Scenic Artist                                                                                                                                             February 2015 - present

Working to provide the aesthetic desires of the art department in the physical presentation of set construction. (iZombie, Lucifer, Powerless, Once Upon a Time, Impastor)

Certified Coatings Specialists, Coquitlam BC

Painter/Sandblaster                                                                                                                                                     September 2014 – January 2016

Heavy industrial work with sandblasting and coating

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

“BC painter finds inspiration in tunnels deep below Vancouver”

CBC Arts Interview                                                                                                                                                       2015