Matt Medley is a Toronto-based artist who has left an indelible mark on the city’s art and cultural scene. With a multifaceted background that spans across the creative industries, Medley has established himself as a force in contemporary art.
From his early days as a DJ in Toronto’s vibrant music scene to his role as a respected creative director at some of the world’s top advertising agencies, Medley’s artistic journey has been marked by a relentless pursuit of innovation and experimentation. His work seamlessly blends traditional analog techniques with cutting-edge technologies like AI and 3D modeling, creating a distinctive style that is both timely and timeless.
A true polymath, Medley’s creative output spans across a diverse range of mediums, including pen and ink on paper, digital drawing on a tablet, mural painting, animation, motion graphics, and more. He has collaborated with many major clients creating works that seamlessly fuse his artistic vision with their branding objectives.
Medley’s art is characterized by a sense of playfulness and whimsy, often exploring themes of pop culture, music, fashion, and sci-fi. His pieces are imbued with a distinct edginess that speaks to the zeitgeist of the contemporary art world, and his work has been exhibited in galleries and museums across North America.
With a career that spans multiple disciplines and an unwavering commitment to artistic exploration, Medley continues to push the boundaries of what is possible in contemporary art.