KEVIN LEDO

Montreal / Canada

Montreal-based artist, Kevin Ledo is known for his artistic practices that have crossed back and forth through the boundaries of mural, street art, fine art, and art installation, focusing on the human form interlaced with geometric abstraction. His works are featured in the URBAN NATION 2018 exhibition, ‘UN-DERSTAND The Power of Art as a Social Architect’ […]

Biography / KEVIN LEDO

Montreal-based artist, Kevin Ledo is known for his artistic practices that have crossed back and forth through the boundaries of mural, street art, fine art, and art installation, focusing on the human form interlaced with geometric abstraction. His works are featured in the URBAN NATION 2018 exhibition, ‘UN-DERSTAND The Power of Art as a Social Architect’

Ledo grew up in a mix of urban and ethnic cultures in Montreal, while at the same time art and painting have always been part of his life. Ledo finished his studies of Illustration and Design at Dawson College in 1999 his artistic practice officially started in 2005. Since then, his work has given him the opportunity to live in other countries such as Taiwan, Vancouver, Costa Rica, Guatemala and China.

He traces his influences and inspiration to a number of different factors including iconography, psychology, Buddhist philosophy, music, graphic design and photography. Having foundations in classical painting techniques and materials while embracing contemporary perspectives, Ledo also brings his elegant, stylised aspects of realism to his works.

Featured on Urban Nation / KEVIN LEDO

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ONE WALL BY BUSTART
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ONE WALL BY JIM AVIGNON
News from Artpark Tegel: The Berlin painter, illustrator, musician and concept artist Jim Avignon has created a new ONE WALL that expresses the zeitgeist and asks the question of the future between uncertainty and a mood of departure. The new
New facade of the URBAN NATION Museum
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New museum facade by Dave the Chimp & friends
The URBAN NATION museum presents itself with a new, humorous face. The new facade design by Dave the Chimp and four other artists from Berlin not only encourages more solidarity and thus addresses a very current socio-political topic, it is
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„Hier & Jetzt“ – a wall by Maja Hürst
Science, research and urban art – in the new artwork by the Swiss artist Maja Hürst, these three components form a wonderful overall picture that not only convinced a jury in terms of content and aesthetics, but also completely meets
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ONE WALL by Emily Eldridge
Berlin has become a little more colourful again in the last few days: The American artist Emily Eldridge, who lives in Berlin, created a new ONE WALL and enriches the neighborhood around Kastanienplatz in Kreuzberg with lots of color and