Juan Contreras is a fine art photographer and oil painter based in Vancouver BC. Juan was educated as an Electrical and Systems Engineer and currently works as an IT Professional in Vancouver, B.C. Canada. In late 2008, he made a decision to pursue his passion for the fine art world and started formal studies at Emily Carr University and extended his art vision attending the photography program at the Langara College. Although an artist at heart, Juan divides and extends his time between art and technology.
Juan included photography as a new medium for his artistic vocabulary to produce thoughtful, provocative and ambitious high-quality images embracing everyday scenes, street photography, cityscape, and artistic narrative of onsite live performance dance.
Juan is a member of CAPIC, the Contemporary Art Society of Vancouver, Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver Art Gallery, Federation of Canadian Artists, and Canadian Artistsâ€™ Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens.
Juan Contreras joined Fine Art America on March 14th, 2016.