Sunny Nestler | Vancouver, B.C.
Sunny Nestler lives on unceded Coast Salish territory / “Vancouver BC.” Nestler received an MFA from Emily Carr University of Art and Design in 2013, where they currently teach drawing and natural science. Nestler has published work as an illustrator and book/zine maker, and exhibited in North America. Nestler’s work is rooted in drawing and studies mechanisms of biological life using a process that mimics DNA replication and mutation. Their work is multi-disciplinary and includes painting, video, installation, and performance. Their subject matter cross pollinates biological processes, DIY communities, and unusual landscapes with the political affect of relatedness and mutation.