Loughery is an artist based in British Columbia, Canada, known for her work in social public art. Her work is inspired by her passion for environmental and social justice issues and her desire to create art that is meaningful and relevant to her community. She is recognized for her large-scale murals and installations that often reflect the cultural heritage and values of the communities where they are located. Her work often features bright colors, bold lines, and powerful imagery that draws attention to important social and environmental issues. Michelle’s work has been featured in a number of public spaces across British Columbia and she is considered to be a leading figure in the Canadian public and contemporary art scene.
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Michelle Loughery is a highly regarded contemporary artist with a growing reputation for her innovative and impactful art installations. Her work, which focuses on women’s experiences and emotions, has been featured in numerous galleries and exhibitions around the world, and her pieces are highly sought after by art collectors.
Michelle’s signature series, “Pieces of Her ” is a collection of cut-up wedding dress art installations that have garnered widespread attention and praise. Through these pieces, Michelle explores the emotions and experiences of women who have gone through heartache and disappointment, providing a powerful form of healing and self-expression.
Michelle’s work has been praised for its creativity, passion, and ability to provoke thought and inspire change. Her pieces are a testament to her commitment to using her art to make a positive impact on the world, and her growing list of accolades and achievements is a reflection of her talent and dedication.
With each new exhibition and installation, Michelle continues to push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of contemporary art. Her work is a celebration of the human spirit and a powerful reminder of the importance of self-expression and healing. Whether through her “Pieces of Her” series or her other works, Michelle’s art always leaves a lasting impact on those who experience it.
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WAYFINDER ART Mural Projects left legendary projects that engaged thousands of people of all ages to her massive art walls. The innovative WAYFINDER ART models engage and include others in art for social and economic change in art infrastructure globally.
CONSULTING AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT. The goals and impacts Wayfinder Murals or Installation project are multi-layered. The process provides structured by creative activities within a familiar setting: one’s own community in a collaborative community process. The process allows participants to develop artistic abilities, learn about history and community themes, social change, articulate ideas, work in groups, develop an idea into a cohesive visual message, and bring their voices and vision to their own streets. In addition, the project’s “product”-the mural itself- becomes a trophy of a polished and concrete achievement and art in community inclusive action. The project also impacts the greater community: youth, elders and friends of all nationalities and cultures, sponsors , local businesses, and the very people in the community take pride in a project well done, make contributions and engage in discussion about the work. Loughery was mentored by Chemainus Fame Dr.Karl Schutz for over 30 years and shares his vision of a Global Mural Trail to connect us al
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