Darrah is a Kingston-based artist. He was born in London, England, and immigrated to Canada with his family in 1968. He grew up in Edmonton, Alberta and graduated with a BFA from the University of Alberta in 1987 and earned a Master of Fine Art at the University of Windsor in 1995.
Darrah has worked as an art dealer, curator, freelance writer, and taught art at Queen’s University, St. Lawrence College, and White Mountain Academy. He is currently an elementary teacher with the Limestone District School Board and maintains a studio in Glenburnie, Ontario. He has exhibited in private and public galleries across Canada with an exhibition record that spans over 30 years. His work can be found in private and public collections in North America and Europe.