Cal Lane

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Cal Lane. She “is an internationally acclaimed sculptor known for turning ordinary objects into lacy artworks. To date, her pieces stand alone in capturing a delicacy and intricacy quite apart from her closest contemporaries....

David Partridge

Our next Artist You Need To Know is someone who helped shape the Niagara visual arts community, as an artist, educator and arts journalist: David Partridge. David Partridge (1919 – 2006) was a Canadian painter, etcher, sculptor and educator. He’s best known for...

Faith Ringgold

Our next Artist You Need To Know is painter, mixed media sculptor, performance artist, writer, teacher and lecturer Faith Ringgold. From ARTnews: “Faith Ringgold has made flags bleed and girls fly. She has painted indelible images that speak to the racism...

Jacob Lawrence

Our next Artist You Need To Know is among one of the most significant American artists of the twentieth-century, whose work was intensely personal but also stands as a fine historical narrative. Jacob Lawrence (1917 – 2000) was an American painter known for his...

Evergon

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Evergon. A Canadian artist, teacher and activist, he has also created bodies of work using the alter-egos Celluloso Evergoni, Egon Brut, and Eve R. Gonzales. Born in Niagara Falls, ON, Canada, Evergon went to Mount Allison...