Tony O’Regan has an extensive background in art and design spanning more than 30 years as an exhibiting artist, teacher and designer. He holds a 4 year honors diploma in painting with a Masters Degree in Design (Architecture Specialization). Tony has had design responsibility and significant input for numerous major civic buildings over the years. He was a faculty member in interior design at Kwantlen Polytech. Univ. for seven years and currently teaches art and design related courses at Emily Carr University of Art and Design and Shadbolt Centre for the Arts (in a program the Center features as “Tony’s Art School”).
He was a founding instructor for the UBC Garden Design Program and taught there for over 16 years. Tony also maintains a teaching and painting studio in White Rock, BC. A particular painting interest is in combining natural and built forms with the human figure. Learn more about Tony on his amazing blog where he likes to Talk About Art & Design in detail.