On wall across from Master Chocolat Marda Loop.
This historical mural is one of the largest paintings in Canada and figures prominently in downtown Calgary. The desire was to beautify the side of the building as well as foster pride in the legacy and activities of Calgary Petroleum, telling the story of oil and gas from its beginnings to the present day.
his design is rooted in my painting practice, meshing the floral imagery that reference my Dene heritage, with an original image of the Evening Grosbeak, a local bird, to create a dynamic, fun and expressive artwork.
This piece represents my time in Calgary and the surrounding area – the vibrant nightlife and beautiful Rockies.
he abstraction plays into how things aren’t always pretty and whole, but the broken-up pieces all belong together to transform holistically.
The City of Richmond Hill commissioned Ghazaleh Rastgar to paint Bell Box at Highway 7 and Leslie Intersection in celebration of “RH150”, the City’s 150th Anniversary. For each project, artists were asked to capture Richmond Hill’s past, present and future to provide a sense of social connectivity and community pride.