Art To Watch This Spring

Spring is coming! Story Planet has curated a list of local artists to watch this season!


What Does it Mean to be Queer and Take Up Space? by Tiana Smith

This dreamy photo series celebrates LGBTQ2S+ experiences, especially when intersected with the experiences of Black and other racialized identities.

https://www.digitalteee.com/blog/what-does-it-mean-to-be-queer-and-take-up-space

STARSEED by Kaya Joan

This digital zine is inspired by Octavia E. Butler’s words and is features out-of-this-world explorations.

https://www.durhamartgallery.com/starseed

Uprising: The Power Of Mother Earth by Christi Belcourt & Isaac Murdoch

This art series looks at works combining art and activism as a holistic practice, including important messages about our world.

https://mackenzie.art/exhibition/uprising-the-power-of-mother-earth-christi-belcourt/

Food to Palette by Kanika Gupta

​This video series shows us how to make natural watercolour paints out of everyday grocery store items, step by step.

https://www.bykanika.com/foodtopalette.html

#CripRitual by various artists

This exhibition from many artists explore themes of disability culture and ritual using different mediums.

https://cripritual.com/

https://cripritual.com/

Finding Myself at the Museum by Florence Yee

This oil painting series questions power as the artist’s figure interrupts paintings on display.

http://florenceyee.com/finding-myself-at-the-_