Brian Jungen was born in Fort St. John, BC, to a Canadian father and a Dunne-za mother. He studied visual art at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design, graduated in 1992, and now lives and works in Vancouver. Jungen has exhibited extensively in Canada and internationally, in venues including the Tate Modern in London, the New Museum in New York, the Biennale of Sydney, the Gwangju Biennial in South Korea, and Secession in Vienna. From 2005 to 2007, he was the subject of a major exhibition organized by the Vancouver Art Gallery that traveled to New York, Montreal, Rotterdam, and Munich. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery of Canada, the Art Gallery of Ontario, the Vancouver Art Gallery, and the National Museum of the American Indian, as well as numerous private collections.
Bush Capsule Study, 2000
Courtesy John Cook, Ottawa
Little Habitat II, 2004
Courtesy Brett Shaheen, Cleveland
Plug In ICA, 460 Portage