Derek Sullivan was born in 1976 in Richmond Hill, Ontario. He received a BFA from York University and an MFA from the University of Guelph. His multiple National Gallery Catalogue 2004 was included in the exhibition "Art Metropole The Top 100" at the National Gallery of Canada (2007). Recently his work was featured in the group exhibitions "We Can Do This Now" at The Power Plant in Toronto (2007) and "Gasoline Rainbows" at the Contemporary Art Gallery in Vancouver (2007). He is represented by Jessica Bradley Art + Projects, Toronto.