Currently working in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Ian Funke-McKay graduated from NSCAD University (BFA ’14). Recently Ian co-showed the Showdown at Hermes Gallery, he was also a participant of the Vermont Studio Center residency program. With a focus on painting, he is currently building specialized emblems, figurines, and displays, that are combined for exhibition purposes. Researching the medieval craft of heraldry, he looks to explore traditional and experimental uses of colour. His projects have received the support of Arts Nova Scotia and he works seasonally as a visual arts instructor at the Ross Creek Centre for the Arts.

Contact: ian@ianfunkemckay.com