Artist Biographies

  • I was born in Transylvania, Romania in a place called Zovany in Hungarian and Zauan in Romanian. This place "belonged" to another town called Ip in Romanian and Ipp in Hungarian, which is officially the name of my birthplace. My family...
  • BENJAMIN ANTHONY GOODWIN WELLAND was born near Morewood, Ontario. His parents raised him on a country farm; complete with barns and fields, though neither of them were farmers. It was the aesthetic of rural settings that drew his family to...
  • • The Crocodile Can’t See The Bear Coming, 2014 This is a story as old as time. Animals all have different times to come to the water for a drink. In this case, there may be a conflict. The rocks around the water are shielding the bear...
  • Rhonda Weppler has a BA in Psychology from the University of Toronto and an MFA from the University of British Colombia. In 1999, she was an artist-in-residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts, and since then she has had solo shows at The...
  • Janet Werner was born in Winnipeg and recently moved to Montreal from Saskatoon. She received her BFA from the Maryland Institute (Baltimore) in 1985 and her MFA from Yale University in 1987. Werner's paintings and installations have been...
  • Joyce Westrop is a contemporary artist using social critique as a starting point within a broader aesthetic of materials and process. Joyce is currently at Enriched Bread Artist Studios employing drawing, printmaking and sculpture in her...
  • • Sea Turtle In Crashing Waves On The Beach With Seaweed Movement On a Hot Sunny Day, 2014 • Sea Turtle, Moving Seaweed, Seashells In The Pacific Ocean , 2014 • In The Garden, 2014 Sea turtles (made in underwater in the sea) Seaweed...
  • Tim Wickens grew up in rural Quebec. He has worked as a professional photographer and educator. He was the contract photographer for many of Ottawa’s art galleries and worked with many local artists. As a personal practice, he has...
  • Born in Los Angeles, California 1977; studied at San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, and Yale University School of Art, New Haven, CT (MFA, 2001); lives in New York City. Please visit these websites for more info about the...
  • Tania Willard of Red Willow Designs is an artist, woodcutter and designer from the Secwepemc (Shuswap) Nation in the Interior of BC. Tania works with narrative and story in the arts, media and advocacy to share First Nations’ history and...

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