Alain Costaz has over 30 years of professional art practice and teaching experience and is a graduate of Concordia University (BFA) in Montréal.
Alain is a faculty member of the Victoria College of Art, giving community classes in Victoria and workshops on mainland BC and Alberta. In his Victoria studio Alain holds individual and group classes with an informed, supportive teaching style, sensitive to individual learning.
Alain supports the Victoria arts community as organizer, administrator and board member of Xchanges Artist Run Centre and Ground Zero Printmakers, generating and participating in many local and international exhibitions.
Alain produces multi media work incorporating drawing printmaking and painting. He is inspired by the human figure expressing the conflicts and challenges of the human condition.
Alain has been represented by galleries Quebec, Ontario, and BC. Solo exhibitions of his prints, drawings, paintings and assemblages have been held in local public and private galleries.