OCAD University
Peter Chan
Faculty of Design

Area(s) of Expertise

Illustration, painting


Born in Hong Kong, living in Toronto. Peter is a graduate of Sheridan College with a Bachelor of Applied Arts.

Peter is a full time independent artist with Imaginism Studios. He worked on projects such as Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, 'The Familiars', Mars Attacks and the Star Wars trading card series. His work is exhibited and collected in cities such as Paris, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Toronto.

In recent years, his painting practice has taken priority over his illustration career. He now spends most of his time as an educator and producing a new body of work for upcoming exhibitions.

His clients include Nike, Harper Collins Publishing, Creation Engine Magazine, Lucas Arts, Topps, and Sony Pictures Animation.


Illustration, Bachelor of Applied Arts, Sheridan College, Oakville Ontario, Canada 2004-2008

Selected Exhibitions

Solo Exhibition:

2016 TBA: Galerie Youn: Montreal

06/2013 Soliloquy: Copro Gallery: Los Angeles

Selected Group Exhibitions:

04/2015 Papier15: Complexe De Gaspe: Montreal

04/2015 Love Art Fair: Direct Energy Center: Toronto

04/2015 Moleskine Project IV: Hashimoto Contemporary: San Francisco

02/2015 Out of the Deep Freeze: Canadian Fine Arts: Toronto

02/2015 The Toronto Artist Project: Better Living Center: Toronto

01/2015 Supersonic Invitational III: Spoke Art Gallery: San Francisco

12/2014 Lueur / Glow (group): Galerie Youn: Montreal

07/2014 Contemplation (Curated): Gallery M Contemporary: Toronto

03/2014 FOUR: Gallery M Contemporary: Toronto

12/2013 Moleskine III: Spoke Art Gallery: San Francisco

10/2013 Fairytales: Galerie Arludik: Paris, France

12/2012 The Illumination: Copro Gallery: Los Angeles

09/2011 –LEGEND"Key to reading Subkaru: Hammond Museum: New York