Category: Behind The Wall

Lucid: John Inglis

A lucid state is the awareness of a subjective experience, often associated with dreams. In a lucid dream-state a person has both an awareness of being in a dream, and of the dream environment. This awareness allows the dreamer to manipulate the dream through memory, comprehension, focus and decision-making. The subjective state of a dreamer…

StART It Off Write

  (above: Trinity Bellwoods Laneway) Last year StART funded a number of beautiful wall projects in Toronto in 2013. It was over one brisk October weekend between the launch of the Peperonata Lane project at Bickford Park and the Faile ribbon cutting ceremony on Davenport that Wllnttz was introduced to StART. (above: Councillor Mike Layton (right),…

Paint it Pink

To say that Pascal Paquette is a complex person would be an understatement. Beneath this artist’s painted sky of nacreous clouds gravity is strong. How does he keep his feet on the ground the way he does, yet manage to extend to the stratosphere at the same time? One could say Pascal is an original…

Mony Zakhour

What do Einstein, Bob Marley, Spike Lee, Mona Lisa and Eddie Murphy all have in common? Aside from the obvious of being legendary and having made significant creative contributions to our lives and the world, they are just a few of the subjects, of the eminent portraits by Mony Zakhour. Although always drawing and sketching…