Leah Probst, Featured Artist
Resides: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Style of work: Realism
Subject matter: People, Animals
Medium(s) used: Oil
Leah's painting "Lukewarm" was chosen by Jury as "BEST IN SHOW" for Camelback Gallery's FACES III 2020 Painting Competition. Part of the award is a 3-month on-line residency on CB's Featured Artist Page. Congratulations Leah!
Leah Probst is a Toronto based realist artist specializing in painting and drawing the representation of everyday subjects including food, animals and people. She loves the challenge of a portrait; the constant pursuit of resemblance. Her objective is to represent her subject within various contexts of contemporary society. Exploring and discovering new possibilities and techniques in drawing and painting, she creates work that builds on the traditional practices of portraiture. By doing so, this enables her to create work that is both visually intriguing and uniquely her own.