curriculum vitae



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Station to Station, South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2016    Metropolis: Variations on a Theme, South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2015    Urban Rhapsody, B.C. Supreme Courthouse, Vancouver, Canada

2012    The Japan Series, Parker Street Studio, Vancouver, Canada

2011    The Vital Gesture, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2010    The Vital Gesture, Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

2008    The River Series, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2007    The Black Tusk Series, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2006    Recent Works, GBR Foundation, Manila, Philippines

1998    Elements II, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1998    Elements II, Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1996    Elements, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1995    Rainshadow, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1995    Primordial, City of Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, Canada

1994    Earth and Sky, Patrick Doheny Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1993    The Archetype Series, Alexander Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

 

PUBLIC ART

2014    Paint the City Project - Paintings illuminated on 22 giant digital

            billboards in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal, Canada

 

INTERNATIONAL ART FAIRS

2015    Art Vancouver, Convention Centre, Vancouver, Canada 

1994   Seattle Art Fair, represented by Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017     South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

             Latitude Art Gallery, Calgary, Canada

             Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2016     South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

             Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada

             Latitude Art Gallery, Calgary, Canada

             Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2015     South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

             Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada

             Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

             Hilton Lac-Leamy, Ottawa, Canada

             Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

2014     Bezanson Art, Vancouver, Canada

             Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

             Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Hollyburn Gallery, West Vancouver, Canada

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

2013     Bezanson Art, Vancouver, Canada

             Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

             Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

2012     Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

2011     Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

             Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2010     Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

             Gallery I.M.A, Seattle, USA

             Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2009     Masters Gallery, Calgary, Canada

             Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, USA

             Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2008     Axis Contemporary Art, Calgary, Canada

             U-8, Sopa Fine Art, Kelowna, Canada

             Vistas and Visions, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2007     Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

             Art Gallery of the South Okanagan, Penticton, Canada

             Tribute to Rotonde, Gallery Gabrichidze, Brussels, Belgium

2005     University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

2004     Group Painting, Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2003     Abstracte Elegant, Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

             Group Painting, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

2002     The Night Eclectic, Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

2001     Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2000     Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1998     La Galerie du Projet, Geneva, Switzerland

             Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA            

1997     The Atrium, Hong Kong Bank of Canada, Vancouver, Canada

             Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1995     Space, Time, Spirit, Fran Willis Gallery, Victoria, Canada

             Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

1994     Galerie Woltzen, Edmonton, Canada

             Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

             Shepard Gallery, Whistler, Canada     

1989     Images and Objects, B.C. Festival of the Arts, Chilliwack, Canada

1984     Richmond Interpretations, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, Canada

 

COLLECTIONS

City of Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, Canada   

City of Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, Canada

Standish Associates, Bristol, England

Rosenberg Law, Vancouver, Canada

Allvision Canada Inc., Toronto, Canada

Dynamic Outdoor Inc., Montreal, Canada

Maersk Broker Shipping, Tokyo, Japan

GBR Foundation, Manila, Philippines

Gateway Property Holdings Inc., Manila, Philippines

HSL Automation Ltd., Victoria, Canada

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Burnaby Public Library, Burnaby, Canada

YMCA, Vancouver, Canada

Kaplan International College, Vancouver and Toronto, Canada

Stikeman Elliott Lawyers, Vancouver, Canada

Ronald McDonald House, Vancouver, Canada

...in addition to numerous private collections in Canada,

U.S.A., Germany,  Switzerland, U.K., Belgium, Japan,

Hong Kong, Singapore and the Philippines.

 

MEDIA

"End of Empire"  Artist First Radio, interviewed by Chris Bromage, Vancouver, June 1, 2016

“Choses à savoir Art” French podcast, interviewed by Louis Guillaume, Paris, March 1, 2016

“Gallery Surf: David Tycho, Pat Valade, Glenn Lewis”, by Amanda Siebert, Georgia Straight,

 Vancouver, Febuary 19, 2016 

"A Sense of Place", 98.3 FM Roundhouse Radio broadcast, interviewed by Carol Thorbes,  

 Vancouver, January 26, 2016  

"Vancouver's David Tycho" by Dan Tidsbury, Fresh Vancouver Magazine, Vancouver, 

 May-June issue, 2015

"Artist Profile: David Tycho" by Portia Priegert, Galleries West Magazine, Calgary,

 summer issue, 2015 

"Making the Complex Simple" by Omid Yaghoobi, Farheekhtegan Newspaper, Tehran,

 March 4, 2015

“David Tycho: Painter”, a short film by Eric Peterson, November 2012

“North by Northwest”, CBC Radio, interviewed by Sheryl MacKay, Vancouver, November 10, 2012

“The Fine Art of Independence” by David Tycho, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, November 10, 2012

“Urban Rush”, Shaw T.V. Channel 4, interviewed by Fiona Forbes and Michael Eckford,  

 Vancouver, February 15, 2011

“North by Northwest”, CBC Radio, interviewed by Sheryl MacKay, Vancouver, February 13, 2011

“David Tycho Sees Art in all Facets of Life” video by Glen Baglo, Montreal Gazette, Montrael,

 February 10, 2011  

"David Tycho’s Abstracts Need to be Experienced” by Jennifer Moss, National Post, Toronto,

 February 10, 2011

“David Tycho’s Beckoning Gestures” by Jennifer Moss, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver,

 February 10, 2011

“Live From Studio 430” at the Eastside Culture Crawl, CJSF Radio, interviewed by Jay Peachy,

 Vancouver, November 27, 2010

“Urban Rush”, Shaw T.V. Channel 4, interviewed by Fiona Forbes and Michael Eckford,

 Vancouver, September 29, 2008

“North by Northwest”, CBC Radio, interviewed by Sheryl MacKay, Vancouver, November 18, 2007

“David Tycho”, by Mia Johnson, Preview Magazine, Vancouver, November, 2007

“An Artful Stroll on Gallery Row” by Lloyd Dykk, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, October 26, 2007

“Abstract Elegante” Don O’Melveny Gallery Exhibition Catalogue, Los Angeles, March, 2003

“Between the Covers” CBC Radio, interviewed by Peter Tiefenbach, national broadcast,

 April, 2002         

“North by Northwest” CBC Radio, interviewed by Sheryl MacKay, Vancouver, February 3, 2002

“This Morning”, CBC Radio, interviewed by Bill Cameron, national broadcast, January 30, 2002

“When Art Gets the Rational Treatment” by David Tycho, The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver,

 February 22, 1997

“Communications Come through Paint” by Robert Amos, Victoria Times Colonist, Victoria,

 November 9, 1996

 

TEACHING and PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Juror, "Painting on the Edge", Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, June - August 2017

Lecturer, Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Burnaby, Canada, March 26, 2013

Instructor, Kaplan International College, Vancouver, Canada, 2010 - 2014

Instructor, Pacific Language Institute, Vancouver, Canada, 1991 - 2010

Lecturer, “The Role of the Artist”, Mensa Conference, Richmond, Canada, November 2002

Lecturer, “Reading the Land”, Meadowlark Festival, Pentiction, Canada, May 2002

Lecturer, “Roads to Abstraction”, Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, Canada, February, 1995

Instructor, Vancouver School Board, Vancouver, Canada, 1990 - 1991

Instructor, Dorset College, Vancouver, Canada, 1988 - 1990                  

              

EDUCATION 

B.Ed. in Visual Arts Education, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 1983.

Diploma, Vancouver Film School, Vancouver, Canada, 2004.

 

OTHER

A writer with numerous book contributions, published articles and a Canadian Literary Award

to his credit; also an avid wilderness hiker, cyclist and karate student.