Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Chris Down (Fine Arts Diploma 1997)

Currently: Associate Professor at Mount Allison University, Visual Artist, Writer

Website: www.chrisdown.ca

Education:
Fine Arts Diploma, University College of the Cariboo (now Thompson Rivers University), Kamloops, BC, 1997
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Honours (Painting), University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, 1999
Master of Fine Arts, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, 2001
Summer Workshop, Whale and Star Studio, Miami, Florida, 2011

Bio:
Chris Down is an artist, teacher and writer living in Sackville, New Brunswick. He has exhibited his work nationally at the Art Gallery of Calgary, Museum of Canadian Contemporary Art, Museum London, Forest City Gallery, the Owens Art Gallery and the Art Gallery of Windsor among others. He has written features, reviews and catalogue essays for a variety of publications in Canada. He is currently associate professor in painting and drawing at Mount Allison University.