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Brandy Mars Artist And Successful Business Owner

VOAF 2022 Artist: Brandy Mars

Brandy Mars (she/her) is a lesbian business owner showcasing her paintings at the 6th Annual Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival at the Roundhouse from October 14-16, 2022. 

Since 2016, she has been running the gayest lil’ gift shop in all the land. Her collection of art includes over 300 pieces aiming to bring representation to the LGBTQIA+ community. She has written and illustrated 2 children’s books. This June was her first solo art exhibit in Vancouver.

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Sneak Peak Of The Artist: Taylor Neal

VOAF 2022 Artist: Taylor Neal

Taylor Neal (she/they) is a film photographer and frontline worker showcasing photography that depicts the dialogue between bodies and their environments in a very intimate manner at the 6th Annual Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival at the Roundhouse from October 14-16.

They strive to gain deeper understandings of the endless complexity that is human experience, through translating life into the realm of the tangible via art, both verbal and visual.

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Amy J. Dyck is Influenced by Old and New Artists

VOAF 2022 Artist: Amy J. Dyck

Amy J. Dyck (she/her) is a multidisciplinary artist with a disability showcasing her creations at the 6th Annual Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival at the Roundhouse from October 14-16.

Based in British Columbia, Canada, Amy J. Dyck’s work is a unique mix of representational and abstract expressionism and strives to express something deeper in the human experience than can be observed by the eye. Using collage, oil paints and drawing mediums, and pulling from anatomical studies and visual research, her work is influenced by old and new masters and is always evolving.

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VOAF 2022 Exhibiting Artist: Tuyết Ánh Judith Nguyễn

VOAF 2022 Artist: Tuyết Ánh Judith Nguyễn

Tuyết Ánh Judith Nguyễn (they/them) is a multidisciplinary artist of Vietnamese ancestry living with C-PTSD showcasing their artwork at the 6th Annual Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival at the Roundhouse from October 14-16, 2022. 

Tuyết Ánh Judith Nguyễn creates out of trying to understand themself, creativity, people, and the world. Outsider arts encompass Nguyễn’s sense of belonging as a person and artist. As they grow, Nguyễn realises that they make art to revere life itself.