Chris von Szombathy is a visual/audio artist and designer based in Vancouver,
BC. Since 2014 he has been the creative director and a partner at RXVP: a studio focused on identity, illustration, websites, and graphic and communications design.
His diverse body of work includes graphic novels, videos, lm, and music which has seen contributions to a wide variety of projects and published editions around the world.
E: hello (at) chrisvonszombathy.com
2018: Hot Torta (w/Ehren Salazar), Toast Collective
2012: Love is in the Error (w/ Drew Shaffer), Catalog Gallery, Vancouver
2012: Parlour Tricks are for Kids, Good Luck Gallery, Vancouver
2011: Esophagus Now, UNIT/Pitt Project, Vancouver
2006: Good God!, WRKS DVSN Gallery, Vancouver
Selected Group Shows
2013: Projectile Vomit, Fuse, VAG, Vancouver
2012: Get In Where You Fit In, W2, Vancouver
2012: DTES: SAG, Gallery Gachet, Vancouver
2011: Ill Repute, UNIT/Pitt Project , Vancouver 2011: Post-it 7, GR2, Los Angeles
2011: Zine Machine, Museum London, London Ont. 2011: La Noche de los Libros Mutantes, DFest, Madrid
2010: the Cheaper Show 9, W2, Vancouver
2009: Junk in theTrunk, GR2, Los Angeles
2007: Fecalface’s 7.5, 111 Minna, San Francisco 2004: Free Jazz Pinball, the Or Gallery, Vancouver
2019: Shrouds, YupZone
2016: 1000 Ducks, YupZone
2011: Esophagus Now, Publication Studios
2008: Fire Away, Drawn & Quarterly
2020: Spirits of the Coast, Royal BC Museum
2018: Otaku Life, Sendpoint (CH)
2012: New Design, LNPress (CH)
2011: S.A.S, Bad Boy Bookclub (CA)
2011: We Give a Shit Because We Care, Publication Studios (US/ CA)
2011: Package 2, Gestalten (DE)
2010: Mutante Trineo, Trineo (ES)
2009: Gutter,TV Books (US)
2008: Fire Away (solo), Drawn & Quarterly (CA) 2008: the Make, Anteism (CA)
2020: YupZone EP, YupZone
2016: 100 Duck Calls: 1000 Ducks Companion
2015: The Taste of a New Generation, AAA (Squiggle Dot)
2014: Fruit, AAA (Elestial Sound)
2013: ZooAge, ZooAge
2010: Good For What Fails You, AAA (Totally Square)
2008: The New Standard, Tour de Fours (Atlantis)
2006: Let’s Prevent Noise by Ourselves, AAA (Totally Square)
2006: Nine Lives, AAA (Totally Square)
2006: Ready When You Are, AAA (Totally Square)
Royal BC Museum
Simon Fraser University
University of British Columbia
Centre for Drug Policy Evaluation
Ontario Supervised Injection Services
Society for Children & Youth BC
Pacific Screenwriting Program
Lucky Peach Magazine
Kelly & Kelly
Page Two Publishing
Door Number 3 Productions
2014: Gourmand Award (World), nom.
2014: Leo Award (British Columbia), nom.
2012: Leo Award (British Columbia), nom.
2011: Leo Award (British Columbia), nom.
2010: Olio Festival (Vancouver), 1st place
2010: Stiffed Film Festival (Toronto), 3rd place 2008: Doug Wright Award/Pigskin Peters Award (national), nom.
2007: Western Canadian Music Award, nom.
2003: Shindig (Vancouver), 1st place