Daniel Rumbolt is an artist from the Great Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland and Labrador. He received his BFA from Memorial University of Newfoundland, is completing his MFA in Studio Arts (Fibres and Material Practices) at Concordia University in Tiohtià:ke, Kanien’kehá:ka Nation (Montreal, Quebec). He currently holds the position of board secretary for Canadian Artists' Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens (CARFAC). His multidisciplinary art practice is informed by experience being raised in rural Newfoundland, using material manipulation to transform rural narrative, queer tensions, and emotions into a visual form.
Daniel has shown work in several curated & juried exhibitions, and galleries such as The Rooms Provincial Art Gallery, The Craft Council of NL, the Confederation Centre of the Arts in PEI, and the Louise-et-Reuben-Cohen Art Gallery in New Brunswick. As a cultural worker and researcher, he has participated in the Salzburg Global Seminar for Cultural Innovators in Austria, as well as a field study program in Blönduós, Iceland in Summer 2022.