The Artist

Dan Needham lives in Victoria BC. He sculpts reductively in a variety of media including wood, marble, limestone and even hockey pucks. He paints in acrylic on canvas, wood and recently on black velvet.His paintings and sculptures also incorporate such varied materials as leather, string, wrought iron, steel, copper, brass, aggregate concrete and incidental objects including lenses, spectacles, wallets and marbles. He has been a glazier, a carpenter, a shipwright, a tree-planter, a docent, a small-business owner, an economist, a programmer, a software licensing specialist and an IT Procurement Architect.

He also collects hats and plays ice-hockey and now, that his body of work is large enough, is looking to make a name for himself as a narrative artist and a herald of a new genre of ikonocaustic art.

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