July 16, 2016

The Nihilist

Kevin McKenzie

Reception to follow.
Introduction | Biography

Biography

Kevin McKenzie is a Cree/Métis from Regina, Saskatchewan. He is a descendent of the O’Soup family from the Cowessess First Nation of Saskatchewan. He has received grants from the Canada Council for the Arts, the Saskatchewan Arts Board and the First Peoples’ Cultural Foundation. Creative Saskatchewan selected his work to be represented at SOFA Chicago in 2015. He has participated in residencies at The Banff Centre for the Arts, the Indian Art Centre in Ottawa, Sâkêwêwak First Nations Artist Collective and currently the Department of Visual Arts at the University of Regina.

McKenzie’s artwork is included in the collections of the National Gallery of Canada, the MacKenzie Art Gallery, The Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Art Gallery, Manitoba Hydro Corporation, First Nations University of Canada, Comox Valley Art Gallery and the Saskatchewan Arts Board. He has a permanent public sculpture in Whistler, British Columbia commissioned by VANOC Cultural Olympiad 2010.

Kevin is currently living and working in Regina, Saskatchewan, where his multidisciplinary art practice is constantly evolving.