Anya Mielniczek

Artist Statement: Anya Mielniczek is a mixed-media artist whose work explores easily discarded materials like plastic bags and candy wrappers. Working intuitively, Mielniczek’s practice is emotionally charged, experimental and responsive to the time and place she’s creating in. The artist’s pieces are both figurative and representational, depicting our materialistic tendencies and the effects our present…

Mr. Hydde

Artist Statement: Running dialogues we carry within ourselves are the beginning of identity. Floating bits of thought which collide with our image of “self” shape and define us. It is through our negotiation of internal and external conflicts that we formulate our personal self-image and discover our place in the world. My art aims to…

Nick Chase

Artist Statement: I’m interested in the textures and patterns within urban and natural environments. My blown glass shapes are decorated with these textures producing non-representational objects of ornament. Using transparency and colour, I change the glass canvas into an almost glowing background for familiar yet unrecognizable imagery and textures. I use photography to record the…

Oksana Kulczycky

Artist Statement: okku design offers handmade, environmentally conscious paper and textile goods. Eco-friendly,100% biodegradable, plantable, seeded cards and gift tags are handmade using 100% post-consumer paper, which is re-pulped and embedded with live wildflower seeds and handmade into plantable paper, that when planted, composts away leaving only wildflowers and no waste! Technically, a treeless generation…

Julie Fazooli

Artist Statement: Hailing from Paris, France, I currently reside in Hamilton, where I have created a niche for myself as a successful artist and active member of the arts in the community. I’ve spent 15 years working in the television and film industry in various positions and continue to do freelance work quite a bit…

Cindy Esteves

Artist Statement: Cindy Esteves explores psychological and emotive subjects to create works. Isolating realistic imagery on the organic nature of wooden surfaces is her way of focusing on the most essential aspects while complimenting it with a reminder of its natural essence. Media Category: Painting – Oil Website: https://cindyesteves.gallery/