Meet the Artists
Kseniya Tsoy is a community-engaged artist from Uzbekistan who received the Newcomer Arts Award from the Toronto Arts Foundation. She is best known in the community for her whimsical collaborative murals, where community members are engaged in all stages of the creative process. Kseniya uses vibrant colours, bold minimalist shapes and uplifting messages to create whimsical and playful artwork that inspires joy. “My work is always about community, spaces we inhabit, and how we connect. Ultimately, I hope whatever I do makes someone’s day brighter and brings us together.
Giancarlo Burani is a Brazilian graphic artist with over 18 years of experience. Graduated in Classical Animation from Vancouver Film School and studied Cinema at FAAP and Digital Design at Anhembi Morumbi; currently lives in São Paulo and works as a freelance director, animator and motion designer for national and international production companies and agencies in the areas of advertising and series. He also takes part in the production of video scenarios for plays, musicals and fashion shows. As a form of expression, he always creates original animations and illustrations.