• Edd Baptista Works

    Paintings & Drawings

     

    Edd Baptista was ten years old when he came to Canada from the Philippines in 1977.

    He graduated with scholarship from The Ontario College of Art (now OCAD University) in 1989. Edd

    worked as an advertising art director. He has circled back to painting full-time in 2016 .

     

    Edd lives in Toronto. He can reached at edd.baptista@gmail.com

  • Portraits

    2017 - 2018

    My Utter Failure In Painting The Greatest (sold)

    2018 44 x 46 Mixed media on acrylic panel

  • Now I See You In Grey (sold)

     

    Self-Portrait, 2017

  • MMArt

    2014 -2017

    Nate, 30" x 44" acrylic, conte & charcoal on printmaking paper

    Sweat (sold) , 60" x 44" ( diptych, 2 30" x 44" printmaking paper ), acrylic, conte & charcoal

    Paintings and studies of mixed martial arts fighters in combat.

  • GSP Amidst Three Bloody Bodies, 42"x 68", oil on canvas.

  • Coolture

    2008-2015

    Muhammad & Joe, Coolture Series 2016 50" x 37 1/2", oil on acetate.

     

    An ongoing series of commision-based iconographic figures of popular culture.

  • The Hailey Drawings

    2008-2009

    McCainObama, 60" x 44" (2 30" x 44" printmaking paper), acrylic, conte, charcoal, oil pastels & pencil

     

    These drawings are collaborative pieces by Edd and his then seven year-old daughter, Hailey.

  • Tex Ray

    2008-2015

    Minnie Robot Arms (sold), Tex Ray Series, 23.5" x 23.5", oil on canvas

     

    Extinction, Tex Avery cartoons and nudes were the starting pointsto Tex Ray. Using found objects like negative film printing and x-rays of ailments, these are ideas about the changing media, old and new.