about the artist

mari jagt

is a mixed media artist and poet on the west coast, inspired by nature, bright colours, outer space, and the strange. jagt makes homemade berry inks in the summer, and their poetry been published in several literary journals. mari believes in accessibility in art, and the importance of art as an aid for mental health as well as for chronic illnesses + disabilities.

jagt is a queer disabled artist living with chronic illnesses, fatigue, and pains.

instagram @ MariJagtArt //

shows & online publications

Ministry of Casual Living Window Gallery – solo show, mar. 2020 (x)
Oak Bay Neighborhood Learning Center – featured artist, feb 2020.
Fairfield Gonzales Community Association — solo show + reception, jan-march 2020. (X)
Saanich Municipal Hall — solo show, second floor, outside mayor’s office, may/june 2019.
The Blue Room Hair Salon — solo show, monthly feature, dec 2019.
Opus Art Supplies — monthly featured artist (aug 2019), in-store demonstrator/live painting, 2019.

The Scriberus Art Journal — spring 2019 issue (x)
Transcend Literary Magazine — Prototypes Issue
Weasel Press – Vagabonds 2019 (x)
Van Isle Poetry — Collective Fall/Winter Issue 1 (x)