Luke Labelle-Stackhouse speaks through hard edge abstraction
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Luke Labelle-Stackhouse speaks through hard edge abstraction

Hello Luke, how is life in Toronto as an artist? I consider myself very lucky to be working in a city like Toronto. There is such a vibrant and supportive artistic community here. The city is alive with many regular indoor and outdoor opportunities to show your work, meet other artists and connect with collectors….

Tom Brooks – Acrylic painting meets digital masking
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Tom Brooks – Acrylic painting meets digital masking

Hi Tom, please tell us something about yourself My name is Tom Brooks. I am a Canadian educator and artist, living just outside of Ottawa, Ontario. I am a graduate of the School of Industrial Design at Carleton University. I have also studied painting at the Ottawa School of Art.  When did you discover painting?…

Shapes, lines, edges and colors – Antoine Claes
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Shapes, lines, edges and colors – Antoine Claes

Hey Antoine! Please tell us who you are I am a painter from Montreal. Shapes, lines, edges and colors. I work and explore the mediums and the techniques of abstraction. I paint or draw almost every day. When and why did you start making art? Since I can remember, drawing was a way for me…

Experienced artist Randall Anderson
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Experienced artist Randall Anderson

Who is Randall Anderson? Randall Anderson is an an interdisciplinary artist who has had 80+ exhibitions in 12 countries. What do you do? Among other things I make hard edge paintings. What is your favorite style? I work in multiple medias but in the field of painting I’m interested in formalist abstraction and in clearly…

Pat Deziel’s art has a high recognition factor
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Pat Deziel’s art has a high recognition factor

Hey Pat, please introduce yourself I am a french canadian artist that lives in Montreal, Québec. I studied graphic arts and design but I was always interested in illustration and abstraction art. I like travelling and exploring different cities and nature as well. What have you been doing before becoming an artist? A few years…

The importance of meditation in Becks’ abstract art
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The importance of meditation in Becks’ abstract art

Hello Becks, who are you? I am an intuitive self-taught abstract contemporary mixed media artist. Abstract art is something that I’ve always been drawn towards since I was a lil’ kid but as I grew older, my focus shifted towards humanitarianism. As an active mental health and homelessness advocate and having struggled with mental health…

Super sharp op-art by Pablo Zamudio
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Super sharp op-art by Pablo Zamudio

Pablo, who are you? I’m a self taught artist. I grew up in Guadalajara, Mexico, and moved to Vancouver, Canada, in 1997. For 16 years I ran a very special clothing store/gallery where I featured hundreds of artist and organized many cultural events on a monthly basis. From painters and photographers to fashion designers and…

Kyle Sorensen’s paintings sparkle like diamonds
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Kyle Sorensen’s paintings sparkle like diamonds

About Kyle Kyle is a Canadian artist working in central Ontario. Kyle works solely on exploring the possibilities of painting in a abstract contemporary form. Studying Visual Arts at York University (Toronto), Kyle received his Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) with distinction in painting in 2014. Kyle was also a “BMO 1st Art Award” Nominee…

Hard edge art by Steve Fortier
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Hard edge art by Steve Fortier

Hello Steve, who are you? I’m an artist, based in Vancouver, Canada. I have been painting full time for the last couple years after painting part time while working in graphic design for 35 years. How has your current style evolved? I’m a self-taught painter. After years exploring mediums, styles and various processes, including high…

Unique landscape paintings by Billie Rae Busby
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Unique landscape paintings by Billie Rae Busby

About Billie Rae Busby I am an abstract landscape painter living in Canada. My initial sources of inspiration are photos through my travels, but I deconstruct the image by instinctively selecting colours and lines to form a specific rhythm and light for each painting. Why landscape paintings? I am attracted to the sharp, significant lines…

Abstract minimalism by Not Bad Artwork
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Abstract minimalism by Not Bad Artwork

Please tell us something about yourself as an artist I’m a self taught artist who’s always been excited and intrigued by contrast, colour and shape. One of my favourite artists and sources of inspiration is Ellsworth Kelly. I hope that during my artistic career I not only improve my painting skills but also the light…