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, and shares his optimism about this strange time we’re in and the new, innovative art that can come out of it.
Alex McLeod is a Toronto-based artist that uses technology to create sanguine simulated landscapes and other artifacts of nature through animations, prints, and 3D sculptures. His print and video work is collected by several major corporate and government institutions, including Global Affairs Canada, and is represented by Division Gallery.
Alex is currently selling limited edition prints of FLOWERS FOREVER, 13″x19″, inkjet, edition of 50. 100% of the profits will go to independent artists who have been impacted by Covid-19. Many artists need support for themselves and their children and are impacted and under-resourced because of this pandemic. Support by purchasing a print on his online store: https://www.alxclub.com/store
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