artist statement

MaryAnn Camps is an Ottawa-based painter and photographer. She began painting full time in 2005. Prior to that, she was a graphic designer for more than twenty years, in Toronto, Kingston and Ottawa. She began to include photography in her practice in 2016.

A synaesthete, her influences include painters Pierre Soulages, Gerhard Richter, Otto Donald Rogers and Tom Climent; photographers Josef Sudek, Frederick H. Evans and Edward Burtynsky; and musicians Nils Frahm, Medeski Martin and Wood, Radiohead, Brian Eno and Philip Glass.

Her work is held in private collections in Canada, U.S., Europe and South America. She is represented by Cube Gallery in Ottawa.

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