Nick Tedeschi is the proprietor of a Montreal-based construction company and owner of Parisian Laundry, an art gallery in Montreal’s St-Henri neighbourhood.
Through a $1 million donation in 2006, he established the Dale and Nick Tedeschi Studio Arts Fellowships to benefit graduate students in Concordia’s Department of Studio Arts.
An entrepreneur, Tedeschi is a passionate art lover. He sits on the board of the Montreal Biennale and the Centre internationale d’art contemporain de Montréal. Tedeschi supports initiatives at Montreal’s Darling Foundry, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, the Musée d’art contemporain de Montreal, the Montreal Biennale and the Canada Pavilion in Venice, Italy.
A graduate of Dawson College, Tedeschi’s generosity also extends to the Montreal Children’s Hospital.