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Magdolene Dykstra

Magdolene Dykstra is an Egyptian-Canadian artist based in St. Catharines, Ontario. She uses raw clay sculptures and installations to meditate on the multiplicity of the human race. Her research includes sublime philosophy, Abstract Expressionism, environmental concerns, and an interest in secular Buddhism. Magdolene received her MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University.


Four artists use their artistic research to challenge the homogenized art narrative that has privileged those in power.