Cindy Lam

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Cindy Y. Lam is a contemporary artist based in Toronto, Canada. She works predominantly in with acrylics on canvas and also incorporates mixed media at times. Painting from memory and referencing personal travel photos her work strives to capture the spirit and energy of a moment in time. Creating art has brought joy, calm and daily reflection to her life, and she hopes her artwork inspire these same feelings to the viewer. She is currently pursuing her Master of Fine Arts degree at Falmouth University, UK


Painting grounds the restlessness in me and it helps me to reflect upon the passage of time, my relationships with people, animals and nature. Working predominantly in acrylics on canvas, I find the immediacy and flexibility of acrylics a joy to work with. Typically for landscapes, I paint from memory and reference personal photos. Vacillating between representation and abstraction, my work strives to capture the essence and vitality of my subject matter.