Tag: Art

SoTeeOh

“Life is such a crazy series of events. Things can get overwhelming really quickly. Whether it’s the crazy high of realizing your aspirations or the pain of watching a dream slip away, it’s all a lot to deal with. The only thing that keeps me sane is remembering that in life there is no real…

Creature Comforts

Creatures Creating began 3 years ago as a nomadic entity that brought art and music to available spaces in the city [Toronto]. After occupying bookstores, abandoned warehouses, and yoga studios, Creatures is now in its second year of having a permanent physical space. You can find this gallery, artist studio, and music venue at 822…

Ilene Sova

” Art can create social change”.~Ilene Sova I am just inside the front door of Walnut Studios looking at painted canvases of portraits.  Stacked against the wall are women’s faces created with distinct fluid brush strokes, most of them appear to be smiling and laughing.  I don’t recognize any of them but still they have…

Jeff Turner

“I see the world in snapshots” Invariably these snapshots reveal beauty, capture essence and provoke emotion. Each so strong in visual elements that will leave you breathless. Shooting since he finished highschool, Jeff Turner studied Photography at Ontario College of Art & Design, has over 15 years experience as a photographer, but only in the last…

Chet Peez

Hip Hop, Rap artist Chet Peez was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, but  has been living between two major cities, Toronto and Brooklyn for the last few years. For the last 10 years, he has been creating and writing music. When Peez was diagnosed with cancer last year that didn’t get in his way.…

Rebel Hero

Last summer on a Sunday afternoon, Wllnttz met Tyson Froese for the first time after his impressive performance with Latin soul singer Vanessa Ferraro.  The setting was a simple yet intimate Toronto lounge on King Street West. The intriguing and colourful paintings of Artist Jimmy Chiale paintings saturated the purple walls, setting the tone for the evening. Tyson began…