What is Art? And other clichés with Chad Pratch at Katalyst Artist Gathering

by Graham Ord This month at our Kelowna Katalyst Artist Gathering Chad Pratch was sharing with us. Chad is a graduate of the University of British Columbia Okanagan and although schooled in what some might consider the traditional disciplines of art, he is a man who is clearly much more comfortable drawing way outside the lines of convention.  Rather than being pegged as one type of artist he is exploring an amalgamation of many artistic mediums... Read More

The Social Engagement of Artist Chad Pratch

“Most of what I do carries a theme of social engagement and intervention performance. Breaking through social norms or expectations of social interaction, ignites my curiosity and informs my art practice.” Chad Pratch’s approach to art is so out of the box, it reminds you of clips from “The most interesting man in the world“. He recently did a presentation downtown where he explained his philosophy & experiments surrounding his art... Read More