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Sara Tyson's Abstract Illustrations At Kerri Gallery

Sara Tyson's Abstract Illustrations At Kerri Gallery

Sara Tyson is an illustrator based in Toronto. The magazine articles she is hired to illustrate often have dry financial subject matter: royalty fraud, pooled retirement pension plans, asset transfers.

"That's my biggest challenge. I am sent something from an accounting magazine and I read my way through this complex article about things I don't know anything about and find a way to illustrate it," Tyson said.

It's noteworthy, then, that Tyson is able to take these subjects and turn them into artworks that grab the viewer with their individualistic visual sensibility. A person doesn't have to understand the concept, either, to be captivated by Tyson's stylized,...

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