OCAD University
Veronika Szkudlarek, Teaching Intensive Stream, Lecturer
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Art

Area(s) of Expertise

Abstract Painting, Drawing & Painting, Digital Painting and Expanded Animation specialization, virtual reality, hybrid analogue and digital media, Drawing, Oil Painting, Contemporary Art, Contemporary Drawing, Painting and Print Media


Veronika Szkudlarek is interested in the interdisciplinary and innovative possibilities of paint and digital imaging. She uses traditional analogue material like oil paints with animation software like Cinema 4D, After Effects, Dragonframe and Photoshop.  She looks to areas of growth, including technology and expanded practices for inspiration most recently using VR technology to make 3D paintings.  


​2006 BFA with Honors, Studio Arts, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

2010 MFA with Distinction & Honors, Painting, Pratt Institute, New York, NY, USA

Selected Exhibitions

2018     Open Engagement 2018 –  Sustainability, Queens Museum, New York, New York

2017     The Model's Origin: Beyond The Core, Kansas City Centre for Contemporary Art, Kansas City Missouri  


Awards \ Grants

2017 OCADU Faculty of Art Teaching Award

Outstanding Merit Award from Pratt Institute