Magic Realism: 15 Stunning Paintings By A Talented Canadian Artist, Rob Gonsalves
February 23, 2018
Meet amazing Canadian artist Rob Gonsalves whose unusual works will totally mess with your brain. Rob was keen on drawing since childhood, but having mastered different architectural techniques, he turned to surrealism, creating unusual paintings that challenge your perception and make you take a second look in order to figure out what is real in his art.
Who is Rob Gonsalves?
Rob Gonsalves was born in Toronto. He had been interested in drawing since he was a kid. His vibrant imagination lets him see the world from a different perspective. He studied architecture and worked in an architecture firm for a few years, but after getting his first success at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition in 1990, he decided to solely focus on his art. The works of Salvador Dali and René Magritte made a huge impact on Gonsalves and turned him to surrealism, or as the author himself called it, a magic realism.