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Adrian Norvid, MFA, BFA

Part-time Instructor, Painting and Drawing

Biography   


Office: S-VA 239 
Visual Arts Building,
1395 René Lévesque W.
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 4262
Email: adrian.norvid@concordia.ca

Working in large-format drawing, AdrianNorvid's work spans the gamut from psychedelia to Victoriana. Hiswork explores seediness, marginality and failure, often in settingsof decorative excess. Most recently, he has incorporated large paperconstructions into his practice. Adrian retains a great interest inpopular arts -- especially illustration -- and is a devotee ofpaper in all forms. He has exhibited across Canada and is representedin Montreal by Joyce Yahouda Gallery.

Areas of expertise

painting and drawing

Research interests

popular arts, marginality, excess

Education

BFA (Music)   York University, 1983

MFA               York University, 1986

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