Posts Tagged ‘vancouver british columbia’

Artist of the moment……Marc Anthony Jacobson


Marc Anthony Jacobson was born in Sioux Lookout, Ontario, Canada in the year 1972. Jacobson is a Five Nations artist who began painting as a young teenager. His style or movement is called the Woodlands Movement.

His mother’s side of heritage represents the Ojibway Nation.

In this clip we view a community project that took place in Vancouver with Jacobson:

In this clip a great montage of works by Jacobson starting 22 seconds into the clip. Before this some images of lightning are shown:

Jacobson loves to create art and enjoys the creative process. He believes the creator chooses certain people at an early age to depict the world in art, Jacobson is one of these people and he cherishes the responsibility.

Most works of the artist are in acrylics.

Price range information: Sorry none available.

Jacobson draws comparisons with Five Nations artist Norval Morrisseau.



Artist of the moment…….Northwest Coast Artist Chazz Mack

Chazz Mack is one of the youngest Northwest Coast artists born in Vancouver, British Columbia in the year 1990. His name in his language means likes to learn things. Was inspired to draw by his father. The artist is very diverse in his output making jewelry, prints, and carvings.

Began taking lessons from a professional artist at the age of 13 years of age. The professional was an artist named Alvin Mack, no relation. Alvin Mack also graduated from the Northwest Coast Art graduating at the top of his class. Alvin mack produced wonderful jewelry in addition to very large totem poles he first carved as a teenager.

Is currently attending college at the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art located in Terrace, British Columbia.

price range information: Many works priced between $2,000 and $10,000.

Part of the Heiltsuk Nation.