Photo by Francesca Chudnoff


maia boakye

is a 20 year old artist and illustrator based in Toronto, Canada. They are currently studying at the University of Toronto to receive a Bachelor of Arts in visual studies and architecture. Their illustrative work explores life at the margins, often playing with colour and magical realism to create meditative scenes. Their research and installation work focuses on human interactions and behaviors that have developed over the past 20 years as a result of the web.

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Spotify/ Facebook / The Globe & Mail / The Financial Times / TED / Grazia UK / VICE / Shondaland

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