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Canyon Castator is an American painter. Growing up as a skateboarder in Colorado, Canyon moved to New York City at the age of 19. Appropriating the cities resources as a classroom, Canyon taught himself to paint . In 2014 he was invited as a guest student to study at the Kunst Akademie in Düsseldorf, Germany. Upon returning to the US, Canyon relocated to Los Angeles, where he currently lives and works. Canyon's paintings open a dialogue between analog and digital methodologies, with themes that explore and exaggerate everyday life in LA. When not in the studio canyon spends his time with his partner singer/songwriter Zarina Nares and his mistress the Pacific Ocean.
-The Coastal Post

Selected exhibitions
2019
InfidelPostmasters Gallery
2018
Pissing MatchPostmasters Gallery
2017
CON-Figuration: CANYON CASTATOR, CHRISTIAN REX van MINNEN, AGATHE SNOW, ERIN RILEY, and SHAMUS CLISSETPostmasters Gallery
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Butting heads with strays, 2017

Oil on canvas
80 × 80 in
203.2 × 203.2 cm
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Location
New York, Roma
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Canyon Castator is an American painter. Growing up as a skateboarder in Colorado, Canyon moved to New York City at the age of 19. Appropriating the cities resources as a classroom, Canyon taught himself to paint . In 2014 he was invited as a guest student to study at the Kunst Akademie in Düsseldorf, Germany. Upon returning to the US, Canyon relocated to Los Angeles, where he currently lives and works. Canyon's paintings open a dialogue between analog and digital methodologies, with themes that explore and exaggerate everyday life in LA. When not in the studio canyon spends his time with his partner singer/songwriter Zarina Nares and his mistress the Pacific Ocean.
-The Coastal Post

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