2022 Mural Artists
Kevin Ledo lives and works in Montreal, Canada. He finished his studies of Illustration and Design at Dawson College in 1999, and since then his artistic practice has crossed back and forth through the boundaries of mural, street art, fine art, and art installation, focusing on the human form interlaced with geometric abstraction.
Carolyn Wong or “Seeroro” is a Chinese-Canadian illustrator and mural artist residing in Vancouver, Canada. Carolyn has a deep love for storytelling through creating vibrant illustrations that represent our communities. She is inspired by the beauty of nature and her artwork is a celebration of both traditional and present-day themes in North American Asian culture.
Siobhan Joseph is an emerging multimedia contemporary Coast Salish artist who lives in Squamish BC. She is a Squamish Nation member and daughter of Master carver Delmar J. Joseph. Joseph started making art at a young age by watching her father draw and carve. During her adolescence, she experimented with acrylic paint on canvas, developing her own Coast Salish art form. Joseph started pursuing art full-time in 2014, before establishing her small business selling her Coast Salish designs.
Tom Bunney works as a freelance designer and illustrator, predominantly in the mountain biking and outdoor industries. His work is heavily inspired by the dark imagery of medieval times, mixed with strong contemporary graphic treatments, and is fuelled by 80’s heavy metal and a healthy dose of bikes, boards and mountain air. Centering around the macabre and the mysterious, his designs are often based on myths & legends.
Sleestak, is an artist based in Squamish, British Columbia – on the unceded territories of the Tsleil-Waututh, Musqueam, and Squamish Peoples. Alongside murals, canvases and collaborations, Sleestak creates tattoos for folks with the planet in mind. 1 tattoo equals 1 tree planted, using biodegradable products. Art is for anyone, anywhere and he is stoked to make ideas come to life.
Anaïs Lera is a francophone Painter and Illustrator currently living and working in Vancouver. Her works focus on a meticulous intricate design inspired by the beauty of Nature. Anaïs paints luxuriant and colorful compositions, filled with flora and fauna elements belonging either to terrestrial and ocean worlds. Her unique imaginary ecosystems aspire to emphasize the magic of Nature by representing its mystical beauty.
Ciarra Saylor is a Squamish creative with a great love for community and nature. With a background in graphic design and art, she merges her talents to create thoughtful and detailed Murals.
Sarah Keller enjoys being where the wild things are – which makes sense as an elementary school teacher with a passion for plants and all things outdoors. Using watercolour, acrylic paint, and a lot of ‘making it up as I go along’, Sarah invites you to experience the joy found in nature.
Brett Robinson creates one of a kind original works of art. Brett’s first mural was on Granville Street in Vancouver BC during the COVID lockdown for the Vancouver Mural fest.
For 5000 years Dave “Pepe” Petko has been devoted to a pencil, brush and pen, carving a life for himself as an original Whistler artist. Like a thoroughbred racehorse, he pushes forward with blinders on in a quest to see his artistic style evolve from being inspired to being an inspiration to many generations of artists. Late nights when the moon is full and creatures of the night roam about when the human’s sleep and spirits haunt, he awakens and creates.
Fernanda Ribeiro is an illustrator and product designer, who loves colorful things. She creates bright images to watch, decorate, wear, and play with.