b. 1975
Currently lives and works in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Education
2007    Fine Arts Diploma (with distinction), Langara College, Vancouver
2002    Bachelor of Education (K-7), University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Solo Exhibitions
2017    Rest In Power, GAM Gallery, Vancouver (Sept)

Group Exhibitions
2017    Vancouver Mural Festival Year 2, Burrard Arts Foundation, Vancouver (juried)
2017    Arts 2017: Reflections of Canada, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey (juried)
2017    Wish150, Roundhouse Community Center, Vancouver (juried)
2017    Canada 150, Kimoto Gallery, Vancouver (juried)
2017    Rove YVR, Thrive Art Studio, Vancouver
2017    Start With Art, Seymour Art Gallery, North Vancouver (juried)
2016    Pantone Presents, GAM Gallery, Vancouver (juried)
2016    Maplewish, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Nuit Blanche, Winnipeg (juried)
2016    Rove YVR, Thrive Art Studio, Vancouver
2014    Life and Limb, Franklin Carmichael Gallery, Orillia (juried)

Public Projects and Community Events
2017    Mural Artist, Vancouver Mural Festival, Vancouver
2017    Mural Design, Front Street Mews Barrier, New Westminster
2017    Artist/Arts Co-ordinator, Wish150, Roundhouse Community Center, Vancouver (upcoming)
2017    Canada 150 Street Banner, Public Art Program, Surrey
2016    Community Art Activity, National Children’s Day, Centennial Community Center, New Westminster
2016    Community Art Activity, Diwali Fest, Queensborough Community Center, New Westminster
2016    Community Mandala, Vancouver Mural Festival, Vancouver
2016    Concrete Planter, Public Art Program, Vancouver
2014    Chalk Mandala, Euro Fest, Burnaby
2014    Chalk Mandala, The Drift, Vancouver
2013    Community Mandala, Richmond Maritime Festival, Steveston
2013    Mandala Drop-In Workshop, Culture Days, The ACT, Maple Ridge

Teaching
2017    Mandala Workshop, Seaforth Elementary School, Burnaby
2017    Mandala Workshop, Mount Pleasant Family Center, Vancouver
2017    Mandala Workshop, Anvil Centre, New Westminster
2017    Mandala Workshop, Global Stewardship Conference, St. George's High School, Vancouver
2016    Mandala Workshop, Anvil Centre, New Westminster
2016    Mandala Workshop, Papergirl Vancouver, Anvil Centre, New Westminster
2016    Mandala Workshop, Robert McMath Secondary School, Steveston

Collections
Works held in private collections in Canada, the United States, France and the UK

Publications
2015    Every Day’s A Good Day When You Colour : 21 Hand-drawn designs by Sandeep Johal, Colouring Book, ISBN #978-0-9949692-0-0

Grants & Awards
2017     Creative Spark Vancouver Grant, ArtStarts
2007    Langara College Advancement Fine Arts Scholarship Fund: Design Studio Award 

Press
2017    Interview, Migration, Room Magazine, Issue 40.3 (September)
2017    Featured, 10 Murals You Need To See During Vancouver Mural Fest 2017, Daily Hive Vancouver
2017    Featured, Eye-Opening Murals, The Vancouver Sun, p. C1
2017    Cover & Featured, Vancouver Mural Fest Paints Portrait of Diversity, Westender, p. 9
2017    Featured, Making their Mark at the Mural Fest, The Georgia Straight, Volume 51 Number 2587, p. 15-16
2017    Becoming Your Own #1 Fan, Career Relaunch Podcast, Episode 20, June
2017    Featured, Vandana ShivaHey Lady, Issue 8, p. 16
2017    Featured, Creative Dissent, Gray Magazine, No. 33, April/May Issue, p. 34
2017    Interview  BC Roundup, Zee TV Canada, March
2017    Featured, Choosing the Right Artwork for Your HomeAmanda Hamilton Interior Design Studio, CTV Morning Live, February  
2016    Featured, Carfac BC, October
2016    Interview, Thrive Art Studio, August
2015    Interview, Light and Lines Studio, March
2015    Interview, Just Add Colour, Opus Art Supplies Video Series, September
2015    Featured, Just Practice, Opus Visual Arts Newsletter, February Issue No. 304

Talks
2017    Thrive Talks, Thrive Art Studio x Van Mural Fest, Vancouver (upcoming)
2017    Rest in Power Project, Anvil Centre, New Westminster
2017    Art for Social Justice, Global Stewardship Conference, St. George's High School, Vancouver
2017    Pecha What?, Thrive Art Studio x Carfac BC, Vancouver
2014    Artist Talk, Papergirl Vancouver, Vancouver

Residencies
2017    Artist in Residence Program, Anvil Centre, New Westminster