Death by booty and cartoons with illustrator Michelle LeFade
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Death by booty and cartoons with illustrator Michelle LeFade

Michelle LeFade is a Toronto cartoonist, illustrator, graphic designer, you name it. Renown for her signature female characters, Michelle’s art oozes of sensuality, empowerment and sexy female presence. I invaded her home studio not long ago and we had a stirring conversation about her art, influences and the exposure of personal experience. Read more below! … Continue reading

Connecting X, Y and Z with multidisciplinary artist Paul Byron
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Connecting X, Y and Z with multidisciplinary artist Paul Byron

Last week, I had the pleasure of grabbing a coffee with multi-disciplinary artist and art therapist Paul Byron. As always, when I pick artists’ brains, I asked a thousand and one questions resulting in a stirring conversation about Toronto culture, creative thinking and the interaction of art and community. Read more below! Tell us about … Continue reading

Laurence Vallières, sculptress of the menagerie.
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Laurence Vallières, sculptress of the menagerie.

Laurence Vallières is a talented artist based in Montréal, known especially for her distinctive, larger-than-life sculptures of animals created entirely out of cardboard. Her work has been exhibited in Canada, Germany and the United States, to name a few countries, and I was lucky enough to room with her in Miami during Art Basel 2014. After having … Continue reading