Canadian born, multi-disciplinary artist Patrick Perry endeavors to connect the spaces between dichotomies; beautiful/ugly; ordinary/extraordinary; art/craft. Creating site-specific work and installations his art pivots between the subtlety of the interstice.
He has received a Diploma in Fine Craft in the Jewelry/Metal Arts Studio at the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design in 1997. He majored in Sculpture / Installation at the Ontario College of Art and Design. He received his Bachelor of Fine Art from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in 1999 and his Bachelor of Education from the University of New Brunswick in 2000. In 2006 he graduated from the Maine College of Art with a Master in Fine Arts. He is currently working on a Master of Arts at Lehman College.
He has worked as an Exhibition Designer, Exhibition Coordinator, and Art College Instructor. Currently he teaches Jewelry, Sculpture, 3D Design and Darkroom Photography at Eastchester High School in Westchester, New York. He has participated in a number of group and solo exhibitions in New Brunswick, Ontario, Maine, Massachusetts and New York. He currently lives in New York City.