Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Alexei Vella (b. Tal-Pietà, Malta) is an award-winning interdisciplinary artist, Illustrator, and Graphic Designer based in Toronto, Canada. He makes commercial art. Hire him, he is nice.
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Alexei's work has been exhibited throughout Canada and the United States. He received his Bachelor of Applied Arts in Interpretive Illustration from Sheridan College, where he was a recipient of multiple awards and scholarships. After graduation he went on to pursue a freelance career in illustration and design where he became noticed for his signature style. This recognition gave him the opportunity to exhibit in many shows and garner many professional awards. Alexei went on to produce a body of personal work during the execution and completion of his MFA at OCAD University’s Interdisciplinary Master’s in Art, Media & Design program, in the Spring of 2011. Since then Alexei Vella has returned to his client based illustration and frequents as a Teaching Assistant at OCAD University.
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