Nicholas Hooey was born September 13th, 1992 in Ottawa, Canada. He has grown up in Aylmer, Quebec until the age of 15 when he moved over to the Ontario side and lived in Ottawa until December 2016.
He trained and worked as an electrician from September 2010 until now. He found that there many wasted materials and began collecting them off of scrap piles at jobs here and there. He then began to create the electrical sculptures and custom lights with those repurposed scrap.
He made the move to Squamish, BC recently in January 2017 and is continuing to create sculptures, lights and other art projects.