Photo by Franny Chudnoff


maia boakye

is a 20 year old artist and illustrator based in Toronto, Canada. She is currently studying at the University of Toronto to receive a Bachelor of Arts in visual studies and architecture. Her work explores life at the margins, often playing with colour and magical realism. 

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Selected Interviews & Press

Recipient of the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design Undergraduate Award, 2017


  • Group Show, Art for Change, SOHO House, 2018
  • Group Show, U of Toronto Shelley Peterson Exhibtion, 2018
  • Group Show, Hatch Gallery, 2017