Design Finalists


2023 Design Winner – Talel McBriar

Winner of the Design Contest

Talel McBriar

Talel McBriar is a multimedia artist who uses visual art and music as creative expression. A self-taught painter, Talel primarily finds interest in painting human crowds and figures with acrylic paint. Painted during the beginning of the pandemic, this artwork reflects on being on a subway in New York City and represents the appreciation and nostalgia of being in a crowd, surrounded by others.  



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Design Finalists


Winner of the Design Contest

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Her illustration for The Liar stems from surrealism and the concept of escaping the mundane nature of reality.

Instagram: @celinaa.jpg

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“Ground Control to Fish Bowl” by Rebeca Spiegel

Work by a Capilano University film student from Brazil. Inspired by life and David Bowie’s words. 


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Sad Egg Moment is a tribute to Thea’s deep passion for egg. Egg is nutritious and delicious. 

Instagram: @Theapham_I02

“Fragments” by Aidan Zecchel 

This illustration was done using watercolour media only and plays around with distortion for an expressive and raw outcome.