Quentin Commanda Aka Que Rock
Multi Disciplinary Artist
Quentin Commanda is a Nippissing First Nation born multi disciplinary artist. He started life learning his Anishnaabe and Odawa cultures through ceremonies.
As an Anishnaabe graffiti artist, his work has matured from quick pieces into large street art projects and canvas work. Using his Anishnaabe teachings and different methods, painting styles and techniques are unique creating a smooth transition of colour, blending abstract form with realism and expressionism.
He aspires for artistic evolution to form a distinct look and feeling, in all the art forms he works with. From Dancing, Emceeing, DJing, Painting and designing.
He refers to his style as making woodlands dance. His goal is to portray the teachings of his ancestors, sacred geometry and shapes in all of his art forms which creates a visual healing experience to the viewer.
“My art has allowed me to work closely with art directors, city officials and corporate clients to make their visions come to life. I enjoy working with people and have collaborated with many artists on projects of all scales from graphic books to videos to murals around the world”.