Amy J. Dyck is currently living and working in the Fraser Valley of British Columbia, Canada

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

(upcoming 2023 Sept - Oct, Place de Arts, Coquitlam BC) 

2022 Dichotomy, PoMo Arts Centre, Port Moody BC

2019 Dwell, SAMC Gallery, Trinity Western University, Langley BC

2019 Liminal Spaces, Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver BC

2016 Amy J. Dyck, Foyer Art Program, Langley Centennial Museum, Langley BC

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016 Echo, Amy J. Dyck and Nikol Haskova, The Fort Gallery, Langley, BC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS | SELECTED

2022 Confronting Demons, Blind Insect Gallery, Oregon, USA

2021 Concept, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2021 Accepting the Unexpected, Stay at Home Gallery, online exhibition

2021 On The Edge, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2021 Business Card Art Show, JKR Gallery, Provo UT, USA

2021 Art Night Gallery Circles Exhibition, Art Night Gallery Group, online exhibition

2020 Hedges and Houses and Mothers and Children, I Like Your Work Podcast with Dazed and Confucius, online and virtual exhibition, Vancouver BC

2017 Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Finalist Exhibition, Winsor Gallery, Vancouver BC

2017 Annual International Representational Show, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2017 Fraser Valley Biennale, The Reach Museum Gallery, Abbotsford BC

2017 Fraser Valley Biennale, O’Connor Group Gallery, Chilliwack, BC

2017 Success, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2016 Ensemble, The Act Art Gallery. Maple Ridge, BC

2015 Sidney Fine Art Show, Mary Winspear Centre, Sidney BC

2015 Painting On The Edge, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

AWARDS

2022 1st place, Face Forward Art Portrait Prize, online, international

2021 Honorable Mention, Blue Review Art Prize, New York, USA

2021 2nd place, Concept, Federation of Canadian Artists, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC

2021 Longlisted, Women United Art Prize, Czech Republic

2020 2nd place, Painting on the Edge, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2017 Finalist, Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, Winsor Gallery, Vancouver BC

2017 Signature Status, Federation of Canadian Artists, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2016 2nd place, From Life, Federation Gallery, Vancouver BC

2015 Honorable Mention, Sidney Fine Art Show, Sidney BC

2015 Grand Prize, Fraser Valley Chapter Spring Show, Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam BC

PRESS & PUBLISHED

2021 Beyond Boundaries, Opus Visual Podcast, Canada, April (link)

2021 Cultivating Creativity: Practice Practice Practice, Opus Visual Podcast, Canada, February (link)

2019 Nourish, Apero Magazine, USA, November

2019 Twins, Brenda Magazine, United Kingdom, Issue 4

2019 Red, Brenda Magazine, United Kingdom, Issue 3

2018 Emerging Artist Feature, American Art Collector Magazine, USA, April

2018 Art Minute, If I Don’t Make Art I Fade out; Why She Needed to Keep Painting After Having Kids, CBC Arts, Canada, Feb 2

2018 1340 Art Magazine, The Netherlands, April

2016 Miranda Gathercole, Fort Gallery Artists ‘Echo’ Their Work in New Exhibit, Langley Times, Canada, Oct 13

2015 Miranda Gathercole, Young Artists Make Big Impressions, Langley Times, Canada, Aug. 11

2013 Kevin Griffin, Sale of Paintings, Sculpture to Raise Money for Langley Hospital Maternity Expansion, Vancouver Sun, Canada, July 18

SELECT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2021-2022 Instructor for Deeper Selves Reside Mentorship Program (virtual)

2021 Artist Talk,Surrey Art Gallery Association. “Art and the Journey Through a Crisis.” Surrey, BC

2021 Instructor, Drawing Structural Portraits and Portrait Painting, Langley Arts Council, (virtual)

2017-current Critique Facilitator, Langley Arts Council, Langley BC

2020 Juror, Nanaimo 2020 Art Show, Federation of Canadian Artists, Nanaimo BC

2020 Instructor, Mastering Hands and Feet with Charcoal, South Surrey White Rock Art Society, White Rock BC

2020 Instructor, Painting the Portrait in Oils, South Surrey White Rock Art Society, White Rock BC

2019 Juror, Active Status, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver BC

2019 Instructor, Spring Sessions, Port Kells Art Club, Langley BC

2018 Juror, Active Status, Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver BC

2016-2017 Instructor, Neighborhood Art Studios, Langley BC

2017 Demonstrator, Charcoal Drawing, Opus Langley, Langley BC

2016 Instructor, Drawing the Live Figure in Charcoal, Port Moody Art Association, Port Moody BC*

Amy has instructed on figure drawing from life, plein air painting, oil painting basics, portrait drawing and painting, drawing hands and feet, composition, perspective, atmosphere, how to critique, the anatomy of light, visual problem solving and more.