dave Skyrie has a degree in Arts from Concordia University in Montreal. Dave started painting in 2000, after a one year stay in Brazil and works in a variety of media. Dave's current work is an exploration of abstract forms and textures on larger canvas. A member of the AAPNB (Assoc. of Acadian Artists of N.B.) and the Writers Federation of New Brunswick, Dave has also published 2 books of poetry. Dave's work appears presently in both private and public collections in Canada, US and Europe.. He is an artist and writer currently residing in Grand Barachois, NB, Canada where his studio/gallery is open to the public by chance or by appointment.