T oronto’s own Meaghan Ogilvie is a visual artist who uses photography, video and mixed media to explore the connection between people and nature. By capturing images of seascapes, landscapes and portraits, she encourages people to explore their own role in these situations.
Recognized for her stunning photographs, Meaghan has received many awards including being shortlisted for the Sony World Award, where her work was selected from 62,654 photographs from around the globe. She has been featured in galleries across Canada, USA, France, England and Denmark, and has collaborated with Indigenous women on the Great Lakes in Ontario. Meaghan has worked closely with many ocean conservation organizations and believes photography can be a powerful tool to give a positive message about our oceans and waterways.
Recently adding mixed media, video and augmented reality projects as a way to deepen the viewing experience, Meaghan’s hope is to create an open discussion about lifestyle and climate change. Through her work, she aims to travel to some of the most remote areas of the world to help build a greater understanding and awareness of our responsibility as humans to the earth.meaghanogilvie.com