Ava Roth is a Toronto-based encaustic painter, embroiderer and mixed-media artist. She has spent the past several years working almost exclusively with beeswax with a holistic approach in concept, technique and medium. She is guided and inspired by organic and local materials such as Canadian beeswax, reclaimed Ontario barn wood, birch
For the season finale of Remote Art Talks we had a conversation with Cat Lamora, a Korean-Canadian paper artist based in Toronto who uses this fragile and temporary medium to create work at the crossroads of diaspora consciousness, memory, culture, and nostalgia.
By carla|2020-10-31T17:46:01-04:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E13 Cat Lamora – Using paper as a medium to recreate memories and reflect on diaspora consciousness
Amada Estabillo’s work combines abstract elements and representations of human figures that often recreate memories of spaces and places. In this episode Amada talks to Tammy from @partial.gallery about her recent work, the way being a mother has influenced her practice and give us a tour in
By carla|2020-08-23T20:12:58-04:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E12 Amada Estabillo – Recreating memories through abstract elements and the role of an educator while in isolation
Montreal artist Véronique Buist creates delicate designs and embroidery on paper made out of cotton threads and reclaimed fabrics that she also produces. In this episode we learn about the way her work overlaps with nature, fashion, and will take a sneak peek into some of the
By carla|2020-05-07T02:28:01-04:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E11 Véronique Buist – Embroidery on paper and using reclaimed fabrics and cotton threads as raw materials
Originally from the former Yugoslavia, Gorley discusses her 20-year career as a photographer and the evolution of her work, shifting from a focus on self-identity and exploration of the self in her early career to focusing on the female and asking larger questions about beauty, the female
By Kat Cooper|2020-05-07T02:27:51-04:00April 30th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E10 Danijela Gorley – Magic, mystery and feminine energy as creative forces
In this episode Abstract Painter Johanna Reynolds joins Artifier’s Carla Rojas for a chat about discovering her love of painting, her creative processes and adapting to the new reality of working in isolation. Diving into the collective experience of being in confinement, Johanna also shares a tour
By Kat Cooper|2020-05-07T02:27:43-04:00April 30th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E9 Johanna Reynolds – Abstracted landscapes, supporting local artists & creating while in confinement
Renowned Canadian artist Alex McLeod chats with Tammy about the relationships between nature and technology, fashion and art, and how the physical and virtual realms sometimes intertwine. McLeod discusses the learning curve of expanding his practice from a decade of prints and video to include 3-dimensional work,
By Kat Cooper|2020-05-07T02:27:36-04:00April 30th, 2020|Categories: Remote Art Talks|Comments Off on E8 Alex McLeod – Exploring the relationships between nature and technology, fashion and art, physical and virtual.