ABOUT

Nick Lepard was born in 1983 in Vancouver, BC.  He lives and works in New York City.

 

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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

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009  Chronophobic, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008  Isabella, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015  MFA Thesis exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2015  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

2010 Title Magazine: The Anniversary Art Show, The ARTerty, Costa Mesa CA

2010  The Drawing Room, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver BC

2009  Art for Life (signature artist) Friends for Life Society, Vancouver BC

2009  Drawn: The Primary Mark, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver BC

2008  Celebrating 25!, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2008  BFA Grad Show, Emily Carr Institute of Art & Design, Vancouver, BC

2008 Rogue Waves, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2007 A Fine Line, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2007  Portrayal, Diane Farris Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2006  Perceptions and Depiction, Concourse Gallery, Vancouver, BC

TEACHING

2017  Adjunct Instructor, Introduction to Painting, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

2016  Adjunct Instructor, Figure Drawing I, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

2015  Teaching Assistant, History and Composition, New York Academy of Art, NY

2015  Teaching Assistant, Visual Culture II, New York Academy of Art, NY

2014  Teaching Assistant, History and Composition, New York Academy of Art, NY

2011   Guest Lecturer, Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC

2009  Guest Lecturer, Capilano University, North Vancouver, BC

2009  Artist in Residence, St George’s Academy, Vancouver, BC

2008  Artist in Residence, St George’s Academy, Vancouver, BC

MAGAZINE COMMISSIONS

2011   “What Would Gabby Do?” (portraits of Gabrielle Giffords & Mark Kelly) New York Magazine, Nov  12

2011   “The Gamer” (portrait of Andrew Cuomo) New York Magazine, April 4

2010  “The Demon Blogger of Fleet Street” (portrait of Nick Denton), New York Magazine, October 4

MEDIA COVERAGE

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

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

2010  Title Magazine (featured Artist). Issue #7 p. 30-37

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

2010  “Young and Talented Nick Lepard” by Yukiko Onley, The Vancouver Observer, June 4.

2010  “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.

2008  “20 under 29” Westender May 29.

2008  CBC Radio One, June 5 (radio interview about Isabella)

2008  “The-List: Great Things to Do Today” The Province June.

2008 “Future Markets” by Michael Harris. Vancouver Magazine May.

AWARDS

2014  Mimar Sinan University Artist Residency, Istanbul, Turkey

2013  President's Scholar Scholarship, The New York Academy of Art, New York NY