WE ARE ALL QUEENS
The first ever authentic Bad Portrait Augmented Reality show celebrating the brave and the bold. Free Workshops of Passion Portraits on Sept 28th at the New Library, Launch of the portraits on the 29th and Rupaul's show on the 30th. I can not wait to share these with you. Oh my goodness.
I'll be speaking here about all things tech and art November 1/2. Come find me
I am having a studio show again in May. Last one we had over 200 people come and SOLD OUT. Not to be missed! For more info send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
I am presenting all the things I do and think on MAY 1st in Toronto at the amazing Hilton with 50+ speaker. This conference is the greatest and it starts April 28th so meet me there and let's be inspired and then have all the fun.
CAMP HOO HA PAINT NIGHT!
April 24th. Paint with me! Tickets available at
DKL: A night with Jann Arden
April 16. 7:30. The Taylor Centre ( Bella)
Join myself and Dave Kelly as we have an amazing show! Can't wait to see you there.
FITC gave me the amazing opportunity to Present about my work in art, VR and AR in Amsterdam and wow was it ever amazing.
for more info check out www.fitc.ca
Jann Arden and CTV have partnered up to create an amazing sitcom airing MARCH 21st! You can find my artwork all over the show. Yay Jann!
Join me and 150 vendors at the BMO centre this December 14-16th! I will be doing an interactive mural as well as be selling prints and original pieces. Vans is there with a skatepark and the food trucks will be sure to delight. See you there!
STUDIO SHOW & SALE
November 24th. 1-8pm. For address and details please email me at email@example.com
DAVE KELLY LIVE
At The Jack Singer Concert Hall
Dec 7. Please visit www.davekellylive.com for tickets
THANK YOU CALGARY FOR VOTING ME
BEST VISUAL ARTIST 2018!!
I don't know how this keeps happening but I am sure tickled!
CAMP WITH ME!
Camp HooHa has teamed up with myself and the amzing Julie VanRosendaal as your newest camp councilors! Come join us for the greatest weekend ever, at Camp Kawanis. It is going to be EPIC. For more info or to book your bunk please head to http://www.camphooha.com
BEST OF CALGARY!
JUNE 2nd LAB SERIES for Ideas WEEK with Best of Calgary.
PAINT AND PINOT! Join me for this awesome workshop brought to you by the team behind Best of Calgary! For tickets head to http://www.bestofcalgary.city
ELLEN WAS AMAZING. FYI.
DAVE KELLY LIVE, an evening with Ian Tyson.
APRIL 25th. SOLD OUT.
So excited about this.
Opens MARCH 24th, 1-5pm.
I am so excited to share this new body of work with you.
Have you been to the fire fighters museum yet? I think you really should go.
NEW SHOW MARCH 24th at ELEVATION GALLERY. So excited.
LOOK OUT FOR AN AMAZING PROJECT WITH MAILLOT HOMES THIS SUMMER!!! I am so honored to be a part of this!
DAVE KELLY LIVE and BLOCK HEATER
February 14th, 7:30 at Theatre Junction GRAND
get tickets at www.davekellylive.com
HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!
I have a few secret shows coming your way soon! And I have now launched the new Digital Bad Portraits!
FEBRUARY 14th- Dave Kelly LIVE
January 29th- Live painting in Edmonton at the AGA
MAILLOT HOMES IS THE BEST- Can't wait to show you what we are working on....
DECEMBER IS HERE!
Products can be ordered at https://stobo.threadless.com/
(Bath mats, pillows, duvets, mugs, bags, and more...)
Dave Kelly Live Christmas Special at the JUBILEE!
Dec. 9th, at 8pm. With special guests Paul Brandt, The Young Canadians, and so much more. Get your tickets at www.davekellylive.com
Get your Bad Portrait orders in for Christmas! Send me a pic at firstname.lastname@example.org or order one from the Shop!
For other merch ORDER HERE: https://stobo.threadless.com/
NEW WORK SHOW AND SALE NEW WORK SHOW AND SALE!
WILD THINGS: CLOSING SHOW! All new work, many small canvas on sale for Christmas. You do not want to miss this! VILLAGE BREWERY. 6-10pm.
CAMP HOO-HA: November 29th. Festival Hall. For tickets please visit: https://www.camphooha.com/
Firefighters Museum Art and Antique Market: November 25th. I will be here doing live requests and selling great gifts! for more info visit: http://www.calgaryfiremuseum.com/
FOSTERMAK ART SHOW: November 25th and 26th. SPECIAL NEW PIECES WILL BE HERE ONLY. Parkhill- 111 40th Ave SW
ART AND FIRE- A wonderful night bringing Art and The Fire Museum together. Please come. It is going to be a delight. NOVEMBER 16th, 2017. FireFighters Museum of Calgary.
The POST: Digital and Marketing Forum. The Palace Theatre. November 16-17th. For info and tickets visit http://thepostforum.com/
Strong NOT Wrong Fundraiser November 7th, at the Gerry Thomas Gallery in support of Calgary Youth Justice Society
CHRISTMAS IS COMING!!!
And because of that I made a few products for you for under the tree: Need a cool duvet? Shower curtain? Bath Rug? A mug?! Check out the store below:
ORDER HERE: https://stobo.threadless.com/
So excited about this!
DAVE KELLY LIVE
NOVEMBER 1st, Theatre Junction GRAND
Join myself and Tourism Calgary as we celebrate what we love about YYC! Special guests and lots of laughter it is bound to be amazing!
For tickets: www.davekellylive.ca
Our Christmas Special is also on sale, with special guest PAUL BRANDT, The Flat Whites, The Young Canadians and me! Get your tickets now!
Contact: email@example.com or call/text (587) 223-4336
There is so much news you guys!
First of all, I am working on two new bodies of work and they are unlike any before!
BEE LOVE- a new children's book I illustrated,written by Kristin Hallett will be available soon.
DAVE KELLY LIVE
I will be performing with my fave people, and special guests Kris Demeanor, Sheldon Kennedy and The White Flats!
Get tickets here:
I am beyond honored to be a part of a very special museum opening May 23rd. I will let you know more soon...
1200 Roommates is now available on itunes. Please help spread the desire to be more kind. Empathy is our greatest treasure.
BIG BAD PORTRAITS
we are rolling them out soon..
Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
You need to come to this show...
I will be live painting, and doing something bad...
get your tickets:
Calgary 2012 Wrap Party.
Come join me and the rad of yyc
as we celebrate this
TOP 40 UNDER 40!
thank you calgary
and Avenue Magazine for this honour!
Dec. 15th and Dec. 16
I will be there with your bad's.
Next year, my contemporary work
will be in Toronto!
SO, if you're out east, go.
Alberta Foundation of the Arts
is touring my work for
the next three years.
Look out alberta.
Stephen Avenue WALK OF FAME
Calgary is rad. And now, it's bad.
Come down and check out famous calgarians
painted on tree grates down stephen avenue.
Bad Grate Portraits.
LAUNCHING SEPT. 20th
(it's fun guys)
EVERY SUNDAY AT THE SHIP AND ANCHOR
The ship and anchor like you.
And they like you so much
they have hired me to paint your bad mugs
every sunday from 1pm-4pm.
And you take them home.
Bad and Beer? Yes please.
THANK YOU AVENUE MAGAZINE
(check out this months back page)
Alberta Comedy Spectacular
Bad Portraits was the art design for these
two CBC specials.
Airing Aug. 25th.
I hope you laugh a lot.
Calgary Folk Fest
Live bad portraits
at the after parties!
secret secret.....but keep your eye out for a launch
of my next project....
BIG THANKS TO THE KELLY BRO's
Just complete our first kids book...
Look out Munch.
THURSDAY JUNE 14th
Come donate your time for rad art!
Super Proud to announce
"Not Far from the Abottoir"
a film starring Mandy Stobo and Kris Demeanor
is being sceened in CANNES!!!!!
STAR TREK: TNG
So happy that Bad Portraits are
going home with each of the cast
member of TNG!
in Vancouver and Toronto
Find me as YYC takes on the country
to celebrate the White Hats 100th Anniversary.
Watch for tweets #HatsOffYYC
THE BEST BAD OF YYC!!
nominate great peeps in your world:
send their pics to
We will celebrate them. Because they are rad.
Calgary Underground Film Festival!
Watch out for Bad Portraits of
all the international directors!
DJD BAD PORTRAITS!
If you are looking for your face, please send me a line
Or, find them @badportraits
You guys rule. Just sayin'
CALGARY 2012 MEDIA LAUNCH!!!
WATCH OUT FOR IT.
Look out for bad faces everywhere
during Canada's most rad festival.
For tickets click here.
Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo
I will be there. With bad drawings of
Come. Star Trek will be there.
For info click HERE.
End Of March
BAD PORTRAITS HIT LA
wtf? I know.
I will tell you when and where soon.
And we should proly bring
FEB. 28th, The Jack Concert Hall
Michael Bernard Fitzgerald
and 200 other creatives
put on the show of a lifetime.
I will be painting above the drums.
FOR TICKETS: Click HERE.
Musicians Care for Kids
Join me and some awesome
musicians in the city and help out some kids!
Feb. 29th, 2012.
The Jack Singer Concert Hall
For tickets, click HERE.
Theatre Junctions 100th Anniversary
Join me and some rad music
Feb. 4th at The GRANDe
I will be live painting.
And it will be fun.
BAD PORTRAITS and BAD MAPS
Feb. 4th and 5th.
You should come. Get your face.
At the MARKET COLLECTIVE
dec. 17th and 18th
Please come find your face.
and for more info:
Dec. 1st 5-9, and Dec. 3rd 3-5
AXIS CONTEMPORARY GALLERY
107, 100 7th Ave SW
(please come, I made a lot of things for it)
Thank you MacLeans
for running an awesome article on Bad Portraits
FOR ALL BAD PORTRAITS
(but send a pic to firstname.lastname@example.org)
Also, check out the BAD SHOP
and the PAINT SHOP
(they would love to live with you)
BAD PORTRAITS CHRISTMAS
(I'll be upstairs with all
your favorite Christmas faces)
Musiciains Care for Kids
Join STOBO hit up
a live painting while
a bunch of rad musicians.
The Jack Singer.
Come Support kids.
M. B. F.
This show is going to be really big...
Please make sure to check out my newest projects.
(an exploration of paint and music)
watch out for my newest webseries