Welcoming New Artist Ilinca Ghibu!

06 May, 2021 1 min read

Welcoming New Artist Ilinca Ghibu!

The West End Gallery is excited to introduce Ilinca Ghibu as our newest addition to our repetoire of artists!

Born in Romania in 1971, Ilinca Ghibu moved to Canada and spent her formative years living in Montréal, QC. She also spent two years, between 16 and 18, living in Paris. Shortly before leaving for Paris, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts exhibited “Pablo Picasso, Rencontre à Montréal.” The exhibition left an indelible mark and proved to be the perfect introduction to how she would spend her time in Paris. Her love affair with art flourished, and as she visited the city’s museums and galleries, she truly discovered her passion for art and realized the freedom of artistic expression.

Through my creation, my imagery becomes clearer and my emotions more palpable. My observations, my sensations, my secrets and my boundaries come to life on the surface of a canvas. It is the way I give meaning to my daily life and define my personal story.

Ilinca's artwork is available for viewing in our Edmonton gallery and online!

Visit Ilinca's page to learn more about her creative style and artistic career as well as view her full collection of paintings!

Also in Press Releases

David Graff - Elements Converge
David Graff - Elements Converge

24 February, 2024 1 min read

Graff's mastery of mixed media is evident in his dramatic paintings that seamlessly weave together the opulence of metallic leafing, the subtlety of transparent colour glazes, and the sleek finish of high-sheen resin. This chemistry of materials breathes life into his canvases, crafting a dance of depth and luminosity that invites the viewer to explore every inch.

We invite you to step closer, let your eyes wander, and allow your mind to engage with the elemental forces that inspire David Graff's extraordinary art.

Read More
Nathalie Lapointe Artist
The Artistic Journey of Nathalie Lapointe

06 January, 2024 2 min read

Nathalie Lapointe's artistic journey is a testament to the strength of passion and perseverance. Her distinct style and technique have captivated audiences and earned her a deserving place in the Canadian art scene. Her commitment to the art community and dedication to her craft inspire aspiring artists everywhere. In conclusion, Lapointe's journey is a testimony to the power of artistic talent, hard work, and determination.
Read More
The world of Peter Wyse Artist
Embracing the Art of Peter Wyse: A Journey Through Whimsy and Wonder

07 December, 2023 2 min read

Step into the world of Peter Wyse, an artist who brings to life the magical relationship between nature and the human imagination with every brush stroke. In his latest masterpiece, we witness Wyse's use of vibrant colours and lively wildlife, which showcases his mastery of whimsical artistry. Let's discover the detailed techniques and heartfelt inspirations behind his latest collection, which celebrates the joy of creation and the profound tranquility of the natural world.

Read More