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Cedar Ridge Creative Centre Artists in Residence Exhibition
Cedar Ridge Creative Centre's Artists in Residence, Victoria Bacnis and Ana Cristina Jorge-Moore, showcase the mixed-media art work they produced throughout the summer at Cedar Ridge Creative Centre. Join for the Opening Reception on September 30, 1 -4 p.m. Learn something new at Ana Cristina's wire/metal work workshop at 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on October 2 or have a chat with Victoria Bacnis at her artists' talk on October 9 from 7 – 8 p.m.
Born and raised in St. Jamestown and now currently living in Scarborough for more than 10 years, Bacnis has used her creative energy as an Artist and Designer in Healthcare focusing on the power of the arts to connect people of all abilities. Facing barriers herself as a woman and person of colour, Bacnis draws from her own diverse work and lived experiences using creative media to produce innovative and provoking digital imagery.
Ana Cristina Jorge-Moore
Born in Portugal, currently living in Toronto, and having lived in Africa and Australia for many years, has built an impressive multidisciplinary art practice with a particular focus on sustainability. Traditional techniques learned from her native homeland, along with her environmental interests, have led to the artist’s innovative use of discarded metals to create sustainable and delicate works of art.