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Hana Elmasry
OCAD U Feature Artist
Hana Elmisry is a painter, educator and counsellor. Hana's praxis engages with concepts in cognitive science a...
Susan McLean Woodburn
"I am always open to the Spirit of grace and harmony. It is my desire to share these moments that inspires me ...
Lucy Hare
OCAD U Feature Artist
Lucy Hare is a Toronto-based emerging artist and existentialist who explores themes of the human experience, t...
Amada Estabillo
Amada Estabillo was born in Scarborough to an Irish-American mother and a Filipino father and grew up in Newma...
Kyung Soon Park
Kyung received her BAA from Sheridan ITAL and worked as an award winning illustrator since 2007. She recently ...
Jordan Clayton
Jordan clayton is an award-winning artist who specializes in painting and drawing. His work has been exhibite...
Linda DeLuca
Linda DeLuca was born in Welland, Ontario and currently lives in Toronto. She is a graduate from the School o...
David Holden
David uses his own personal objects and symbols of his past to examine ideas of nostalgia. Names of his childh...
Cherie Harte
Cherie Harte (b.1973) is a Toronto born artist. Best known for her playful exploration of the human figure, Ha...
Maggie Shepherd
I love using light and line to create landscapes and still life paintings. The forgiving and dramatic oil med...
Mason Barnes-Crouse
OCAD U Feature Artist
Mason is an OCADU Illustration graduate living in Toronto's East End. He emphasizes strong traditional paintin...
Kaitlin Johnson
Kaitlin works in acrylics on canvas, creating dramatic abstract paintings inspired by nature. After completi...
Tatiana Nikolaeva
Hi, my name is Tatiana and I am an aspiring artist. I strongly believe that art is the main way for people to ...
Trinley Dorje
Trinley Dorje is a Toronto based, self-taught mixed media artist whose artworks are visual anthropological exp...
Marina May Raike
My work is colourful, contemporary and Canadian. I’m passionate about this beautiful land and it’s rugged ...
Barbara Chapman
Born on the eastern edge of Canada, Barbara is influenced by the world we live in; coast-lines, plant-life, th...
Refaya Turshin
OCAD U Feature Artist
Refaya Turshin (c. 1994) Bangladeshi born, Toronto-based photographer whose work focuses on hybrid photography...
Diana Rosa
As a visual artist, Diana Rosa takes inspirations from an alternative upbringing where she closely connected w...
Brian Jiang
OCAD U Feature Artist
Brian Jiang is a queer non-binary artist and illustrator of Chinese descent based in Toronto. Brian’s practi...
Jose F Jimenez
Jose F Jimenez was born in Venezuela in 1986. Having grown up close to the sea and surrounded by mountains, hi...
Zuna Amir
OCAD U Feature Artist
Zuna Amir is a Pakistani-Canadian Illustrator based in Toronto. In 2020, she graduated from OCAD University wi...
Avery Gibbes
OCAD U Feature Artist
Avery Gibbes is a Toronto-based artist and a recent graduate of OCAD University. Working primarily in paint...
Janna Robins Walters
Whether it's a portrait, still life or landscape my work expresses a playful youthful artistry that emits a dr...
Melissa Patel
OCAD U Feature Artist
Melissa Patel is a Toronto based artist who works primarily in drawing, painting, and photography. She was bor...
Jeff Riffle
Born and raised in the states, Jeff has a BFA from Frostburg State University, Maryland. He moved to Toronto f...
Keerthana Jayakumar
Keerthana is an artist living in the small town of Beeton, Ontario. Her sources of inspiration are poetry and ...
Ester Pugliese
Ester Pugliese's multilayered mixed media paintings utilize a coral reef aesthetic to reimagine Vanitas still ...
Laura Kay Keeling
Laura Kay Keeling is a Toronto-based artist whose work encompasses analog photography / video, collage and ins...
Shlomi Amiga
OCAD U Feature Artist
Shlomi Amiga is a documentary and street photographer based in Toronto. His inspiration and approach to photog...
Matthew Li
Matthew Li is a 19-year-old student currently enrolled at the Cooper Union in New York City.
Meghan Monaghan
Meghan Monaghan lives and works in Toronto. Her work is influenced by the examination and inspection of natura...
Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson is a fourth-year illustration student at OCADU, downtown Toronto. You can find more examples ...
Dan Nuttall
Dan Nuttall has a professional background in the natural sciences and design. Much of his art practice is base...
Mary McLorn Valle
Mary McLorn Valle’s graphic and vibrant oil paintings explore the themes of contained energy that is unfoldi...
Theresa Slater
In life and work, I have always chosen philosophy and art. I started with art school, building competencies in...
Amanda Amour-Lynx
Amanda Amour-Lynx is a Mi’kmaq First Nations interdisciplinary artist, curator, social worker and educator l...
Lauren Pirie
Lauren Pirie is a Toronto-based multidisciplinary artist, art director and curator. She works in a range of me...
Sook Chang
Sook Chang's painting journey started as a PleinAir artist, with oil as her major medium. As her journey unfol...
Katrina Jurjans
Katrina graduated from Concordia University in 2014 with a BFA in Studio Art and Art History. In her last year...
Nicole Crozier
Nicole's practice is concerned with engineering an aesthetic that is at once seductive and unsettling as a mea...
Ritu G
Biography My love for painting started as a preschooler when I was gifted my first box of wax crayons, it turn...
Sarah Cannon
Sarah Cannon is a Toronto based artist. She received her BFA in 2011 from OCADU in Toronto, ON. Through the pr...
Sara Petroff
SARA PETROFF Born an artist, Sara has only recently given herself permission to self identify, allowing meanin...
Simone Guimaraes
Passionate about the conservation of life, Brazilian born / Canadian mixed media artist Simone Guimaraes explo...
Danielle Cole
Danielle Cole is a Toronto based artist who creates playful collages through an assembly of original vintage g...
Julie Gladstone
Julie Gladstone is a Canadian visual artist working in abstract painting, installation and sculpture. Gladsto...
Ally zlatar
Exploring art making as a methodology that suggests the human condition is more complex than it is currently u...
Gina Jacklin
My work strives to bridge the gap between the immaterial and material world to manifest a sense of the etherea...
Tash Damjanovic
Artist Statement My work celebrates beauty, hidden in all the usual and sometimes unusual places. Inspiration...

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Guillaume Marie Goder
OCAD U Feature Artist
I am a freelance Illustrator and concept artist. Born and raised in Mauritius, I attended the Fashion and Desi...
Haley Parker
OCAD U Feature Artist
Haley Parker (b. 1996) is an emerging Canadian lens-based artist currently based in Toronto. After attending...
Refaya Turshin
OCAD U Feature Artist
Refaya Turshin (c. 1994) Bangladeshi born, Toronto-based photographer whose work focuses on hybrid photography...