Click here for the original article. The Collective was founded when Korniakova met with a few other artist friends who also live at Lawrence Heights and Neptune. “I met Yuri Malaev and we became fast friends,” she said. Malaev is a renowned artist who immigrated to Canada and was a sculptor for the former USSR government. He previously created works of art ranging from very small to gigantic soviet-themed sculptures, located around the globe. The other two co-founders
Lawrence Heights Arts Centre displayed the works of community artists for 4 days in Toronto City Hall. We displayed oil paintings, sculptures, decorated Easter eggs, ocarinas and the works of a poet from our community. You can find more details by clicking here.