Curriculum Vitae - David Tycho

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Fire and Rain, South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

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

2016 Metropolis, South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

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

2013 Urban Rhythms, Parker Street Studios, Vancouver, Canada

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

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

2010 The Vital Gesture, Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.

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

2007 Black Tusk, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2006 Recent Works, GBR Foundation, Manila, Philippines

1998 Elements II, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1998 Elements II, Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1996 Elements, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1995 Rain Shadow, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

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!

ART FAIRS

2017 The Other Art Fair, New York, U.S.A.

2015 Art Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada

PUBLIC ART

2014    Paint the City Project, March - April: paintings projected on 22 giant digital billboards.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 - South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2017 South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2017 Latitude Art Gallery, Calgary, Canada

2017 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2016 South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2016 Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada              

2016 Latitude Art Gallery, Calgary, Canada             

2016 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2015 Gallery I.M.A. Seattle, U.S.A.

2015 South Main Gallery, Vancouver, Canada             

2015 Gurevich Fine Art, Winnipeg, Canada             

2015 Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada             

2015 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2014 Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.             

2014 Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada             

2014 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2013 Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.             

2013 Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada           

2013 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore

2012 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore           

2012 Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.

2011 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore             

2011 Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.           

2011 Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2010 Frame Society Gallery, Singapore             

2010 Gallery I.M.A, Seattle, U.S.A.             

2010 Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2009 Masters Gallery, Calgary, Canada             

2009 Gallery I.M.A., Seattle, U.S.A.             

2009 Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2008 Axis Contemporary Art, Calgary, Canada             

2008 Sopa Fine Art, Kelowna, Canada             

2008 Vistas and Visions, Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2007 Petley Jones Gallery, Vancouver, Canada           

2007 Penticton Art Gallery, Penticton, Canada           

2007 Tribute to Rotonde, Gallery Gabrichidze, Brussels, Belgium

2005 University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

2005 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

2004 Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

2004 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

2003 Abstracte Elegant, Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.           

2003 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, USA

2002 The Night Eclectic, Don O’Melveny Gallery, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

2002 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

2001 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

2001 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

2000 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

2000 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1999 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1999 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1998 La Galerie du Projet, Geneva, Switzerland

1998 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1998 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

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

1997 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1997 Simon Patrich Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1996 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

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

1995 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1994 Alexander Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

1994 Galerie Woltzen, Edmonton, Canada             

1994 Shepard Gallery, Whistler, Canada

1994 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, U.S.A.

1993 Alexander Gallery, Vancouver, Canada 

1992 Alexander Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

COLLECTIONS

• Dynamic Outdoor Inc., Montreal, Canada

• Allvision Canada Inc., Toronto, Canada

• Maersk Broker Shipping Inc., Tokyo, Japan

• City of Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby, Canada 

• City of Richmond Art Gallery, Richmond, Canada

• GBR Foundation, Manila, Philippines

• HSL Automation Ltd., Victoria, Canada

• Gateway Property Holdings Inc., Manila, Philippines

• University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

• Burnaby Public Library, Burnaby, Canada

• Kaplan International College, Vancouver, Canada 

• Kaplan International College, Toronto, Canada

• Pacific Language Institute, Vancouver, Canada

• Standish Associates Lawyers, Bristol, England

• Stikeman Elliott Lawyers, Vancouver, Canada

• Ronald McDonald House, Vancouver, Canada

• in addition to numerous private collections in Canada, USA, Germany, Switzerland, UK, Belgium, Japan, Hong Kong, Philippines and Singapore.

MEDIA

• "Two artists walk into a bar" podcast, interviewed by Carol McQuaid, Vancouver, March 29, 2018

• “North by Northwest” CBC Radio, interviewed by Sheryl MacKay, Vancouver,  March 25, 2018

• “Fire and Rain: A Journey to Extremes” exhibition catalogue, Vancouver, March, 2018

• “South Main Gallery" catalogue, Vancouver, December, 2017

• “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…” by Amanda Siebert, Georgia Straight,  Vancouver, February 19, 2016

• “A Sense of Place” 98.3 FM Roundhouse Radio, interviewed by Carol Thorbes,  Vancouver, January 26, 2016 

• “Art Vancouver: David Tycho” a short film by Ehrin McPhee, Vancouver, May, 2015

• “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

• “Paint the City: David Tycho” a short film by Eric Peterson, Vancouver, March, 2014

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

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

• “Urban Rush” Shaw T.V. Channel 4, Vancouver, interviewed by Fiona Forbes and Michael Eckford, February 15, 2011

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

• “David Tycho Sees Art in all Facets of Life” video by Glen Baglo, MontrealGazette.com, Montreal, February 10, 2011

• “David Tycho’s Abstracts Need to be Experienced” by Jennifer Moss, NationalPost.com, 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, Vancouver, interviewed by Fiona Forbes and Michael Eckford, Vancouver, September 29, 2008

• “Art Beat: David Tycho” by Bettina Matzkuhn, Essential Vancouver Magazine, Vancouver, July, 2008

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

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

• “Editors Picks: Galleries and Museums” by Alison Malone, Where Vancouver Magazine, Vancouver, November, 2007

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

• “Abstract Paintings by David Tycho” by Daniel Ferris, Contemporary Art Gallery Magazine, December, 2006 

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

• “Between the Covers” CBC Radio, interviewed by Peter Tiefenbach, Toronto, April, 2002

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

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

• “When Art Gets the Rational Treatment” by David Tycho, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, February 22, 1997

• “Communications Come through Paint” by Robert Amos, Victoria Times Colonist, Victoria, November 9, 1996

• “Mystic Inspiration” by Nancy Wells, Scene Magazine, Vancouver, February, 1995! 

TEACHING and PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE!

• Juror, Painting on the Edge, Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery, Vancouver, July 2017

• Instructor, Kaplan International College, Vancouver, 2011 - 2014

• Lecturer, Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Burnaby, March 2013

• Instructor, Pacific Language Institute, Vancouver, 1991 - 2011

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

• Lecturer, “Reading the Land”, Meadowlark Festival, Penticton, May, 2002

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

• Instructor, Vancouver School Board, Vancouver, 1990 – 1991

• Instructor, Dorset College, Vancouver, 1988 – 1990 

EDUCATION

• B.Ed. in Visual Arts Education, U.B.C., Vancouver, Canada, 1983.

- Studied painting under Gordon Smith

• 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 hiker, cyclist and karate student.