Brandy Masch


Brandy Masch is an emerging Canadian fine artist and freelance illustrator.

Born in Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada, Brandy studied art from an early age. She graduated high school in Kelowna and continued on to Kelowna's Okanagan University College to build her portfolio to apply to Emily Carr. In 2001, majoring in Printmaking and Drawing she graduated from Emily Carr College of Art and Design in Vancouver, British Columbia Canada with a BFA. Furthering her education she enrolled in Emily Carr's Integrated Media Program.

Brandy continues to work, learn and develop her artistic practice while living and working in Vancouver.  She has been in a number of group shows and her works are in many private collections.
Education
2002-2005    Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Media Arts, Vancouver, BC
1998-2001    Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, BFA in Visual Arts, Vancouver, BC
1992-1998    Okanagan University College, Kelowna, BC
Group Exhibitions
2010    Emergence 2010: Mixed Metaphors, The Elliott Louis Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2010    The Cheaper Show # 9, W2 Storyeum, Vancouver, BC
2009    Robots & Monsters, Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2009    The Drift, Open Studio Tour.
2009    Artist in our Midst, Open Studio Tour.
2008    Painting on the Edge, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver, BC
2007    Phantasmagorias, Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC
2003    Independent Films, Blinding Light Cinema, Vancouver, BC
2001    Grad Show, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC
1999    Print Show, Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC
1996    Up Town Java, Kelowna, BC
1992-1996    Okanagan University College, Kelowna, BC
1992    Exposed 23, Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna, BC
1992    Art In the Park, Kelowna, BC
Publications
"iheartpainting" Blog Interview, Rebecca Chaperon, April 7th, 2010.
"V-Rag Vanragazine (the art issue) Interview, Cole Johnston, issue 7, January, 2010, p. 16.
“Art Show Well Worth Seeing," Capital News, Mae Brennan, June 3, 1992, p. 21.

Awards
2008    Classic Gallery Framing Award, “Painting on the Edge," Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver