Artist Statement:

Edd Baptista was ten years old when he came to Canada from the Philippines in 1977. He graduated with scholarship from The Ontario College of Art (now OCAD University) in 1989. Edd worked in advertising as an art director at some of Canada’s top agencies and on industry-honoured campaigns. Advertising has helped Edd nurture his skills and ideas into an exciting body of work, exemplified by his explosive and compositional intimacy of MMA paintings and drawings. Edd paints and lives in Toronto.

Media Category:

Painting – Oil