Andrés Silvera is a self-taught mixed media artist born and based in Toronto, Canada. Also having lived in Valparaiso, Chile during his childhood impacted his perception of the world and his creative inspirations.
His work can best be described as surreal portraiture, and uses a variety of mediums including watercolors, industrial enamel, and charcoal.
Inspired by the surreal aspect of life, Andres enjoys creating what doesn’t exist in the real world. The characters in his paintings reveal his connection with human emotion and expression through colorful story-telling.
Read more about Andrés and his work in our Artist Spotlight article.