03.11.10 by Jeff

Winnie Truong

Beautiful new work by Winnie Truong. Her solo show “The Harmless Anomalies” opens at Show & Tell Gallery in Toronto, this Friday!

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artist winnie truong canadian drawing

artist winnie truong canadian drawing

artist winnie truong canadian drawing

artist winnie truong canadian drawing

artist winnie truong canadian drawing













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • http://www.jeanniephan.com Jeannie

    I saw some of these hanging around OCAD last year and they are MASSIVE. Real impressive!

    • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

      wow jeannie you have some amazing work too!

  • http://www.artofalexfischer.com Alex

    I’ll be there 😉

  • http://www.shaunkardinal.com shaun

    gorgeous! pencil work reminds me a bit of Geoffrey Chadsey’s work…

  • http://www.jeffhamada.com/ Jeff

    what is going on here haha all three of you are making some cool work – this is like the post where every commenter is a talented artist

  • http://w-ko.ca Will

    These are sick!

  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/supersoaker/ BL▲CK M▲TH

    Awesome… These are all amazing.

  • http://cargocollective.com/lukefuller luke fuller

    Awesome! Hair can be so expressive.

  • http://www.joeybates.com Joey

    the third piece is wonderful.

  • http://raulesparza.daportfolio.com/ Raul

    very beautiful, i just love her use of color and those lines. amazing work!!!

  • http://www.peterchanart.com Peter

    these pieces are great, can’t wait to see them in person!

  • http://lovestodream.blogspot.com/ ginger

    I don’t want to split hairs but this work awesome!

  • http://moscvva.tumblr.com Moscva

    That is really cool!





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