Quebec born Daniel St-Amant is right in the thick of forging his reputable path in the art world. St-Amant has accumulated a plethora of credentials, such as a Fine Arts diploma at Champlain College, a bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) from the esteemed Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD) and a graduate diploma from Seneca at York University in visual effects for film and television. He combines artistic talent with strong design and technical skills as a visual effects artist at one of the top feature film studios in Toronto where he has received multiple VFX credits on Hollywood features such as Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Daniel is especially renowned for his resounding series “Modern Surface" where he captures true tire tracks on his canvases which he then uses as the backdrop for his poignant animal portraits. In 2015, he was invited to participate in The Golden Encore artist residency at Algonquin Park.
Daniel's artwork is collected internationally and has been featured in a variety of cultural art and news publications.