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J Walters

I curate visual arts under The Art Junkie banner

Drew Burnham: Stylized & Colourful

Drew Burnham has been doing sold out shows for a decade, including this one just ended at Bau-Xi in Vancouver. Well known for his stylized realist portrayals of  Coastal British Columbia, his vivid colours, unique form, and glazed painted lines make his works jump to life. (See a […]

Quick Hits: Vincent Giarrano

Time for an update and new work by Vincent Giarrano who, among other involvements, starts  an Artist Residency at The Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens in June. A contemporary realist, Giarrano says he wants his paintings “to resonate as sincere moments of life.” See a previous piece […]

Joseph Hartman: The Artist’s Studio

For photographer Joseph Hartman, the idea of creating artist portraits by capturing the deeply personal spaces of their studios really began in childhood. He has fond memories of being in the studio of his father, painter and printmaker John Hartman, and reveling in the experience. (Above: Studio of […]