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What is Modern Batik Art?

What is Modern Batik Art?

Want to learn more about about Modern Batik Art? Check out this Toronto.com article which features Deon Best, and explains more about the ancient artform! ✍🏽 📰 🖌 https://www.toronto.com/news-story/8906417-photo-shoots-scarborough-artist-explores-indonesian-art-form-batik/    

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It's All (Still) Right Now

It's All (Still) Right Now

One year later... It's ALL (Still) Right Now The Bentway is taking an opportunity to look back at It’s All Right Now – their 2020, COVID-responsive public art project that captured and shared hopes, gratitudes, fears, melancholies, and joys, our “truths of right now (then)”. More than thirty Toronto-based artists and the general public were asked to respond to a simple inquiry: “What words are you living by?”.  As a featured artist, Deon Best was asked to share and express what words is he living by now in 2021. #itsallstillrightnow Check it out... https://www.itsallrightnow.ca/still   * The Matriarch by Deon Best *

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Success Story featured on Digital Main St.

Deon Best has been featured as a Success Story on the Digital Main Street website! Check it out! https://digitalmainstreet.ca/shophere-post/deon-best-designs/ https://digitalmainstreet.ca/shophere-stories/

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Inspiration Vol. 1

Inspiration Vol. 1

       

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And the winner is, *Drumroll please...🥁

Support Black Designers has won the coveted DesignTO 2021 People's Choice Award for Favorite Window Installation... as determined by public vote! 🏆🎖 🥳 This amazing Window Installation Mural curated by the Daniels Art Directive features several original art pieces by Deon Best!  Thank you to everyone that voted!  For more information please visit: https://designto.org/awards/  *photo by Guershom Kitsa

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