Jack Zhou

Artist Statement: Painting landscapes on canvas is a creative process which allows me, first of all, to express my passionate love for nature; secondly, to reproduce my precise observation of its seasonal changes; and thirdly, to search for harmony between human beings and the natural world. Media Category: Painting – Oil Website: http://jackzhou.ca/index.php

Nick Chase

Artist Statement: Blackhare is a new, independent apparel company based out of the east end of Toronto. All of our designs originate as pen and ink illustrations straight out of the sketchbook of our talented resident artist. Every shirt is then silk-screened by hand by our small team of devoted makers. Media Category: Printmaking (Original…

Eunshin Grace Kim

Artist Statement: I come from tradition of Modern figure painting and have been exploring ways the painted images convey feelings and provoke nostalgia. The portrait of child/adolescent with still life (toy or pet) began to appear in my recent works, and they reflect my own longing for the mysterious world of youth and their sweet…

Veronica Blanco

Artist Statement: Veronica Blanco is a visual artist who concentrates in painting and drawing. She received her BFA with Honours in Visual arts from York University in the spring of 2014. Her work is passionately personal, a visual examination of love and relationships. Inspired by personal moments and the people around her, Veronica explores the…

Daniel Taylor

Artist Statement: I’m a writer, illustrator, animator and musician from Orillia, Ontario. I work mostly in pen & ink and watercolours to create textured, detailed images with a dark sense of humour. This year I am pushing forward as an author and illustrator, developing manuscripts for children’s books and completing a short graphic novel, as…

Jie Zhou

Artist Statement: I completed my bachelor degree faculty of Arts & Design at the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute in 1989. I used to be an architect & interior designer more than 10 years in China. I’m to start oilpainting since 2000. Media Category: Painting – Oil  

Erika Squires

Artist Statement: Art has always been an incredibly important part of my life. It’s the reflection of what I see and feel. As a visual person, art is my way of expressing my innermost perspective. I have been painting since I was a child. I have also been drawn to photography for a long time,…

Morgan Sheardown

Artist Statement: Morgan Sheardown was born and raised in downtown Toronto. He graduated from OCAD University with a degree in Graphic Design. Upon graduation, Morgan worked for a well known graphic design studio for several years. In 2006 he launched Sheardown Design. Besides his love for design, Morgan also has an extensive background in illustration…

Laura Sultan

Artist Statement: My work combines a passion for crystals and organic design. Each piece integrates texture, color, and natural themes to create unique pieces focused on line and detail. As the term organic indicates, all jewelry alludes to beauty found within our natural world. Many of my pieces also cater to a bohemian vibe as…