Doug Jarvis

Executive Director of The Ministry of Casual Living



Doug Jarvis is an artist, curator, and administrator in Victoria, BC on lək̓ʷəŋən land. His individual and collective projects have been presented at artist-run centres, galleries, museums and festivals across Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. He is an active member of the Victoria arts community and participates on non-profit and artist-run centre boards. He currently works at Open Space and the ProArt Alliance. Doug received an MFA in studio from the University of Guelph, ON and maintains a studio practice that explores absurdity, care, non-material entities and technology as a human attribute.