WE are proud to celebrate the fusion of art and sport, making both accessible to all. WE partner with rising Canadian artists to bring vibrancy, beauty and spirit to our revitalized neighbourhood courts.
Stanley Park (890 King. St. West)
Ben Johnston is a multi-disciplinary artist and designer using custom typography for murals, advertising and public art, and consistently pushing the envelope in his field. He creates large-scale murals for corporate clients and NGOs in places such as San Francisco, Serbia, Hawaii and India. His fine art pieces appear in exhibitions internationally and he speaks and paints live at numerous conferences. Whether executing a mural in a remote part of India or an animated artwork for an NFT auction, he aims to find a unique approach, drawing on inspirations from his travels. Lifetime Developments and Ben have previously collaborated on murals for Liberty Market Tower, as well as the See You Soon program.@ben_johnston
Oak Street Park (165 River Street)
Blake Angeconeb is an Anishinaabe woodlands artist who hails from Treaty 3 territory. His first venture into art began 6 years ago during a fun painting session with his younger niece, which has since launched him into a full-time career as an artist. Blake’s primary practice involves acrylics on canvas and digital illustration, blending the school of woodlands art with pop culture references. Blake is a self-trained painter with a growing collection of small and large scale works who enjoys collaborating with other artists. He is part of the Caribou clan and a proud member of Lac Seul First Nation.@blakeangeconeb