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Roshni Wijayasinha

Artist member since 2019
Toronto, Ontario

Roshni Wijayasinha is a Toronto based visual artist who specializes in large abstract expressionist paintings that are inspired by nature and its energy. Using acrylic and mixed media, these paintings experiment with light, colours, textures and finishes, and many of her pieces can be transformed under a black light, or glow in the dark. Her work has been featured at several juried exhibits and galleries across North America, in product launches, at a food festival, in a permanent collection at a Hilton Hotel in Toronto, in publications, and can be found on the streets of Toronto on 6 traffic boxes.


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Describe the person your work appeals to in 3 words

energetic, aesthete, adventurous

Favourite medium

UV / Black Light Paint

Best season of the year in Toronto

Summer

During my breaks, I tend to ...

doodle, imagine, snack

Who do you consider a genius?

Salvador Dali

When I'm not making art, I'm (a) ...

Marketing / Startup Consultant

Select Past Exhibitions
2018

Cutler & Gross, Toronto
Warm Winter's Breath

2018

Mimico Public Library, Toronto
Artist Program

2018

Start Outside the Box, Toronto
Street Art Installation - Permanent

2017

Smiling Buddha, Toronto
Dirty Talk Art Show

2017

Scarborough Arts Council, Toronto
Annual Juried Exhibit

2017

Black Cat Artspace, Toronto
Salon of Inclusiveness

2017

Artusiasm, Toronto
Celebration

2017

Federation of Canadian Artists, British Columbia
40 Below

2017

Fusion Arts, Online
Fusion ArtSkies Online Juried Art Exhibition,

2017

Federation of Canadian Artists, British Columbia
Limitless Online Gallery

2017

Artusiasm, Toronto
Animal Kingdom Exhibit

2017

Hashtag Gallery, Toronto
Untitled Exhibit

2019

Gallery 1313, Toronto
Winter Emerging Artists

2019

Pfaff Porsche, Vaughan
Porsche Macan Launch

2019

Toronto, Hamilton, Niagara Falls, Kitchener
Forks & Barrels Food Festival

Accolades
2017

Art Slam Competition
Winner

Press
2017

Scarborough Arts Council
Big Art Book

Residencies
2017

Hilton, Markham
Permanent Collection

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