Laura Madera

Laura Madera received her BFA from Emily Carr University, BC and an MFA from the University of Guelph, ON. Her practice explores the potential of watercolour as a means to poetically investigate phenomena within a contemporary context. Her work has been exhibited in solo exhibitions at Evans Contemporary in Peterborough ON, Monastiraki in Montreal QC, The Bakery on Franklin in Vancouver BC and is held in private collections across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom.
Canadian Art Magazine has consistently listed her solo exhibitions in their “Must-sees This Week”. She was named as one of Canada’s most promising emerging painters by the Magenta Foundation. She is a recent recipient of an Emerging Artist Production grant from the Ontario Arts Council and served as a member of the Board of Directors at Artspace. She currently lives in Peterborough with her husband, son and cat.
artwork featuring florals and the sun
Let’s go out and feel the night, 2019, watercolour fresco on panel, 36″ x 36″