Artist of the Month: Maggie Broda
Maggie Broda has been expressing herself through art since childhood and received private oil painting instruction quite early. Gleaning awards for her art throughout school, Maggie graduated from the Ontario College of Art in Drawing and Painting. There she met a strong collective of diverse artists, many of whom were influential in her work. She continues to be actively involved with OCAD University as Alumni President, and Board of Governors. She currently writes for The Social Art Movement: www.thesocialartmovement.com Early work by Maggie focused on landscape as an advocate for the environment her art was acknowledged by TD Canada Trust Friends of the Environment with successive funding. Currently the artist creates figurative impressionist paintings expressing action and energy with bold impasto style and colour. She is a member of The Muskoka Arts and Craft Group, Women's Art Association of Canada, Women's Art Association of Hamilton where her work appears regularly in member's shows. In Toronto she is represented by The Elaine Fleck Gallery, 888 Queen St.
More can be seen at www.maggiebroda.com or www.elainefleckgallery.com
Under Water 40" x 30" acrylic on canvas available at Elaine FLECK GALLERY 888 Queen St West, Toronto