David Stevens Artist
Treewind Studio

Dave was born in Campbell River on Vancouver Island. He has lived across Canada and in Italy plus he has traveled to Europe, Cuba, China and Romania. He currently lives in Nanaimo, BC with his wife. Together they have five grown children.

Dave studied art at VCC Langara where he received a Two Year Art Diploma after which he went on to complete his Bachelors in Secondary Art Education from UBC. Later he went back to UBC and the Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design for additional studio courses. Dave taught art in the Delta School system for 30 years. He left teaching in 2012 and is working as an artist/illustrator.

Curriculum Vitae

Solo Exhibitions:

2017:  Ravi Kahlon, MLA Office, Delta, BC

2015:  Sugar Cube Gallery, Bowen Island, BC

2014:  Sugar Cube Gallery, Bowen Island, BC

2013: Raw Canvas, Vancouver

2010: Small Rituals Gallery, White Rock

2008: Pioneer Gallery, Ladner

2005: Firehall Gallery, North Delta

2001: Treewind Gallery, Delta

1997: McClure’s Gallery, Maple Ridge

1993: Delta Community Arts Gallery, Delta and Langley Vineyard Gallery

1990: Treewind Gallery, Delta

1989: Treewind Gallery, Delta

1982: In Media Gallery, Vancouver

2 Person Exhibitions

2017:  *Flow Together, Newton Cultural Centre, Surrey                                                                                                        

2012: *Jinny Sim, MP, Office, Surrey, B.C.

2011: *Jericho Art Center, Vancouver

2006: *Blackberry Gallery, Port Moody.

2000: *Blackberry Gallery, Port Moody

Group Exhibitions and Other Events:

2017:   *Annual Delta Studio Stomp.

2015:   *Piece of Mind Show at Vancouver Public Library and Hatch Gallery at UBC. *International Day of the Dead     

           Exhibition on Granville Island, Vancouver. *3rd Annual Delta Studio Stomp, North Delta, BC.

2014:  *Piece of Mind Show, at Vancouver Public Library and University of British Columbia. Hosted by the

            Psychologists Assoc. of BC;  *Delta Studio Stomp, Open Gallery Tour, North Delta, B.C.

2013: *Delta Studio Stomp, Open Gallery Tours, North Delta, B.C.; *2 Art Battles, Raw Canvas;  *Flights of Fancy –   

          Group Art Show, Boundary Bay Airport; *Battle of the Brush, Vancouver.

2012: *Watershed Gallery, North Delta, Show Case. *Havana Gallery, Vancouver – 3 Person Show.

          *2 Art Battles, Raw Canvas, Vancouver

2009: *Print in Juried Open Print Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver. *Gallery In The Garden, Ladner

2007: *614 Gallery, New Westminister. *Group Show - ArtsPacific Juried Show, Delta

2006: *Kerrisdale Cafe, Vancouver.*ArtsPacific Juried Show, Delta

2004: *ArtsPacific Juried Show, Delta

2003:  *ArtsPacific Juried Show, Delta. *Imagio Show, Vancouver. *UBC, Art Education Department

2002:  *ArtsPacific Juried Show, Delta

1996:  *Langley Centenniel Museum, Langley

1995:  *Arts & Peace Festival, Abbotsford. *Langley Vineyard Gallery.

1994:   *Arts & Peace Festival, Abbotsford.*Langley Vineyard Gallery.

1989:    *Crown Gallery, Vancouver

1979:     *Showcase, Burnaby Art Gallery, Burnaby.

1977–1979: *Annual Print Show, UBC.


2019:   Certificate of Appreciation from Ravi Kahlon, MLA for Delta North for Years of Service in the Arts.

2019:  Banner Design for Corporation of Delta.

2014:  Banner Design for Corporation of Delta.

2013:  Awarded Letter of Appreciation from Mexican Consulate for participation in International Day of the Dead


2000: “Art Teacher of the Year - Graduation Level” by the British Columbia Art

             Teachers Association.

2003: Judges Award, “ArtSpacific” Juried Art Show, Delta, B.C.

1979: “Purchase Award” for Annual Print Show, UBC