Vancouver, BC, Canada
About Deb Chaney
Deb Chaney is a contemporary abstract artist based in Vancouver, BC. An elected member of the Society of Canadian Artists, she is predominantly self-taught with a B.Sc. in Earth and Ocean Sciences from the University of Victoria. For the past decade, she has created a new body of work each year and exhibited and sold her paintings across Canada and in the U.S.. In 2009 Rainmaker Inc. featured her work in a film. In 2012, Deb was featured in the 3rd edition of BC Artists (Leighton Press) and interviewed on Novus and Telus TV, CBC Radio, and Vancouver Co-op Radio. She is the author of The Little Inspiration Book (Trafford, 2002), contributing author of Sand in my Bra, Funny women write from the road (Traveler's Tales 2004), and creator of a card set entitled The 68 Secrets of an Illuminated Artist: How to stay in your creative flow despite any obstacle. Along with maintaining her studio practice she is passionate about supporting others in creative process, self-exploration, and abstract painting through Illuminate the Artist Withinâ„¢ retreats internationally.
B. Sc. Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of Victoria, BC, Canada
2013 Group Show, We Are East Van, at the ARC Gallery as part of the Eastside Culture Crawl
2013 Group Show, Rob Wall Gallery, Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada
2013 “Where Spirituality meets Physicality” Two person show, Britannia Library Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Juried Group Show, Society of Canadian Artist Members Exhibit, Halifax, NS, Canada
2012 "3, 2, 1... Art Party" Juried Group Show, Seymour Gallery, North Vancouver, BC, Canada
2012 Greener Pastures, online exhibit, Society of Layerists in Mixed Media.
2012 Artists in Our Midsts Roundhouse Show and Open Studio at Laura Jewitt’s Jewerly, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2012 Havana Gallery, ‘Pure Abstraction’ Solo Show, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2011 East End Culture Crawl Open Studio at The ARC, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2011 Group Show with the SLMM “Overtures” Portland Oregon, USA
2011 Group Show, The Roundhouse Exhibit with Artists in Our Midst, Yaletown, Vancouver, BC, Canada
2011 Group Show, The Beaumont Studios “Little Gems” with Rojia Dadashzadeh, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
2010 Group Show, The Society of Canadian Artist presents "Little Gems" Galerie Ouest Toronto, ON, Canada.
2009 Solo Exhibit, Patchwork Paper,Via Roma Boutique, Los Angeles, CA, USA.