Nicole Dextras

Medium: Fibre

Region: Vancouver Coast & Mountains

Biography:

Nicole Dextras is a graduate of the Emily Carr University of Art in Vancouver, Canada, and her art practice is based in environmental installation, rooting nature to our everyday urban experience. Her interest in fibre began with handmade paper and later developed into wearable garments out of atypical plant materials such as pomegranate and Yucca. Dextras has exhibited her work in Canada, the USA and in Asia. Recent solo exhibitions include the Method Gallery in Seattle in 2017, the Truth and Beauty Gallery in Vancouver in 2016 and Lycoming Gallery in Pennsylvania in 2015. Recent publications include: Sustainability by Monica Herrerias, for Cronica Ambiental, Mexico City, MX in 2017, Artists and the Garden by Sam Phillips for The Royal Academy of Arts Magazine, London UK in 2015 and Art and Ecology Now by Andrew Brown for Thames & Hudson, London UK in 2014.

Follow Nicole on:

Instagram: @ndextras

Facebook: ndextras

Artist Website:
http://www.nicoledextras.com

Contact Address:

Studio: 1551 Duranleau Street, Vancouver BC
Studio visits by appointment only.

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