We’re going to start a new series of blog posts about visual art and most specifically street art in Toronto.
Here we go with our initial blog post by Missy Cohen!
Anser (@ansermysteriousdate on Instagram)
Who is Anser? A mysterious night painter with serious fine art skill. These one-stroke faces can be found all over Toronto, and now in New York City.
Birdo DMC (@jerryrugg)
Birdo, or Birdo DMC, paints animals with various textures — always colourful and always big.
Uber5000 is famous for his bright yellow chickens. Happy and upbeat, any Uber5000 graffiti piece will uplift your day.
Shalakattack is based out of Canada, Brazil and Chile. Her murals include animals and portraits. She oftens collaborates with BrunoSmoky (@brunosmoky) and call themselves Clandestinos. [Ed.: Check out a previous post we did on their Essencia Collective.]
Jimmy Chiale (@jchiale)
Jimmy Chiale is a mastermind with colour. He prefers his art to be called street art as opposed to graffiti. He was born in Paris, France and now lives in Parkdale.