New works 2018

Artist: Steven Volpe Painting: Balzac's Cafe

Balzac's Café (2018) 32.5 x 36.75 oil on canvas

Recipient of the DeSerres Award in the Ontario Society of Artists 146th Open Juried Exhibition



Artist: Steven Volpe Painting: Street Performer

Street Performer (2017) 48 x 36 oil on canvas




Long before I know how the story will unfold, the spark of an idea presents itself in the form of a face, an expression, or a gesture. The gesture, almost always candidly captured, is prominent in most of my work. Since body language is held in a tenuous relationship with any kind of objective truth, context is indeed everything. I use this to my advantage to highlight tension through visual irony—all in the service of provoking thought.
- Steven Volpe



Artist: Steven Volpe Painting: Vigil

Vigil (2017) 40 x 32 oil on canvas

Recipient of 2017 Insights Award | 38th Annual Juried Exhibition of Fine Arts
Wellington County Museum & Archives



Artist: Steven Volpe Painting: Nursery Rhyme

Nursery Rhyme (2017) 45 x 36 oil on canvas



Steven Volpe - 2021 - New works
Steven Volpe - 2020 - New works
Steven Volpe - 2019 - New works
Steven Volpe - 2018 - New works II
Steven Volpe - 2018 - New works


24 Hazelton Avenue Toronto Canada T.416.929.2220