studio portrait
David Scott Armstrong: Video Profile
Direction/Editing: Kevin Witkowski
interviewers: Tracy Baker/Kevin Witkowski
3 min. 43 sec.

David Scott Armstrong is a Canadian print-artist and teacher. He grew up in the prairie provinces of Saskatchewan and Alberta, and is currently based in Toronto, Ontario.

His prints, drawings and bookworks have been exhibited nationally and internationally, in solo and group/juried exhibitions in Canada, the US, Estonia, Russia, Japan, and Brazil. In 2008 he co-edited and wrote for a special issue of the journal Visible Language titled, “After the Grave: Language and Materiality in Contemporary Art”.

He received his MFA from the University of Western Ontario (2000) and his BFA from the University of Alberta (1995). His work can be found in the collections of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts; Edmonton Art Gallery; Gilkey Center for Graphic Arts, Portland Art Museum; Society of Northern Alberta Print-Artists. David Scott Armstrong joined the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design at York University in 2003 where he is an Associate Professor teaching in the Print Media Area.