Hidden below Value Village in Victoria's infamous "Sunset Room", theBecause exhibition was a catalyst to Victoria's art scene. Collaboratively organized by Luke Ramsey and Harley Smart, this show set off a stampede of creativity, and still remains a seminal landmark of community innovation.
My paintings develop from a diverse collection of drawings as I endeavor to transform them into something structurally similar. I create and translate my art through different mediums, working by trial and error, using forward thinking to continually challenge myself.
My goal is to create pieces which are balanced within their composition while... more info
Luke Ramsey co-founded the Islands Fold residency, exhibits internationally and works in public art and freelance illustration. His client list includes The New York Times, The Drake Hotel, Patagonia, The BC Children’s Hospital and more. His collaborative mural with Josh Holinaty won a National Urban Design Medal from the Royal Architectural Inst... more info
MURAL ARTIST IN VICTORIA BC / CANVAS IN THE GARDEN
I have grown up on Vancouver Island, influenced by the natural world, making a living as a landscape gardener. I have found gardening to be the best companion for my love of painting, similar in so many ways.
My experience in house painting helps my brush skills for murals and canvas, as well... more info