About The Artist

Kendall Ayoub Nichols studied fine art at Bennington College in Vermont and received a B.F.A. with Distinction, Major in Painting and Drawing, from Concordia University in Montreal. Kendall is the winner of the Ottawa School of Art Portrait Contest 2024, was selected as a finalist for The Kingston Prize in 2019, 2023, and Figureworks competition in 2019. Kendall is a two-time recipient of The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant for Excellence in Representational Figurative Art, was a Rockwell Visiting Artist for The Taft School in Connecticut, and Artist of the Week at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. Kendall has exhibited paintings in Canada and the United States, and has received numerous commissions for private and corporate collections.