"I'm inspired by the idea of escaping the mundane and what we see everyday, to put ourselves in these beautiful, tranquil, natural environments. To change the viewer's perspective with a more abstract view of the world."
Mixed Media Artist • Canada
Madeleine Gross is a mixed media artist based in Toronto, Canada. Her work has been featured in publications such as Coveteur, i-D Magazine, and Interview Magazine. She has collaborated with top brands such as KitKat, Le Lis Blanc, and Fashion Magazine Canada.
Madeleine joins photography with painting in her imaginative artworks to explore how the abstract interacts with everyday life. Her expressive application of paint over her photographs offer us a playful way of seeing the world. Madeline’s swift brushstrokes add depth, texture and feeling of movement to her work, while also enhancing the natural landscape. Her treatment of a photograph as canvas stems from her love to travel and escape everyday routine. Inspired by the new places she visits, Madeline brings each photograph to life with added paint to create a universal experience for us. Her work invites us to escape the mundane and live in the moment.