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.



Climb Loughery’s digital scaffolding and Hear the art and see the radio. Loughery curates mural towns and brings interesting stories of social change and more to her TAKE IT TO THE WALL platform.


Contemporary Artist

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



Wayfinder ART E037 ART ROUTE Radio

In this episode, Master Muralist and Internationally Renowned Art Educator, Artist Michelle Loughery talks about Wayfinder ART … people think it was a mural project.  It was. But it was also a trades training center, a school without walls, a social connection bridge to community support without doors that intimidate … take a listen.   Donate to this podcast and help us to find and tell more Wayfinder ART Stories about social change and innovative community social art.  Buy Me a Coffee here on AR:T ROUTE Radio!      Purchase the Wayfinder ART poster – click here! a portion of proceeds will help us tell more Wayfinder ART Stories … your support matters! Subscribe and follow, and donate to the podcast! Buy Me a Coffee on AR:T ROUTE Radio!  Donate here and support Wayfinder Projects and help us share more Wayfinder ART stories. AR:T ROUTE Radio … be connected follow  Artist Michelle Loughery Instagram   |   AR:T ROUTE Radio Instagram  |  AR:T ROUTE Radio The Creative Wayfinding Network |  Take it to the Wall Blog  | AR:T Route Radio Facebook AR:T ROUTE Radio is an emerging canvas of immersive AR:T experience spots, art installations, mapped destination digital murals towns, with highlights of the hidden stories of Loughery’s and other artist’s work and the inspiring people you meet when painting on the streets.  Conversations about community art, social change, and so much more.   A 30-year mural pioneer, Master Artist Michelle Loughery has created numerous award winning mural projects, raised millions for communities through her innovative Wayfinder art program. Loughery is bringing stories of the power of community art to the digital wall. See the radio and hear the street art!  BIG ART, BIG WALLS, BIG STORIES!  Join our communities on Instagram and Facebook!   @artistmichelleloughery @artrouteradio  @artrouteblue  AR:T ROUTE Blue music by Tanya Lipscomb. "We acknowledge that we work and gather in the northern part of the unceded Okanagan First Nation territory and that many descendants of the Suqnaquinx still live here.” © 2022 Michelle Loughery Productions. All Rights Reserved. 
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