Artist - RIVER
The visual artist Damian Oliver, known as River works predominantly in the medium of oils on large canvases, wanting to leave an impression with texture and visuals.

His style of painting is unique since he paints a variety of subjects that relate to people from all walks of life. It has been said that some of his paintings have influences of existentialism expressed throughout his work. He tackles various topics and dares to be different in his pieces even if it invokes controversy to challenge universally held beliefs.

Artist - Halina Stopyra
Has been inspired and influenced by mythology, folk takes and stories, finding familiar archetypes all through the ages and across the planet.  Since a young age, Halina has been drawn toward the healing arts.  This natural inclination has led her into a career as a physical therapist and later in life, as an artist.

Mel Simon the man behind Brooklyn Clothing Lab (BCL) has been designing clothes for well over 30 years. He worked under Carmen Marco Valvo for 14 years but eventually decided to break off and create his own designs. Based in Brooklyn New York BCL has fitted a number of Celebs and has always participated in the Brooklyn fashion week.

BCL are designs for both men and women who want to look good and make a statement when they dress, it’s a combination of couture and street styles that will never go out of style.  He has seized on the opportunity to launch his unique and progressive clothing line north of the border in the City of Toronto.
As a designer, Tanisha has always creatively expressed herself through fashion. With the use of her free flowing creativeness and technical skills, she consistently designs to create wearable yet unique, detailed and distinct clothing. Founded in 2015, Tanisha Kirk designs a lifestyle brand that provides high-end quality fashion. Each garment is handmade in Canada using eco-friendly materials with the smallest possible environmental footprint. Tanisha Kirk is designed for young professionals looking to begin a career and make their mark on the world.

A panist, composer, arranger and producer is in every way, a standout amongst his generation of multi-talented artists. Eddie's lengthy career has yielded an abundance of awards and recognition for his outstanding talents. From his first album, 'Nocturnal Affair' to his most recent ‘Spice Island', Eddie gives his audience a taste of contemporary jazz, flavoured with Caribbean rhythms.
The Event organizers are pleased to work with and to donate a portion of the event proceeds to the SickKids Foundation.   Where you live shouldn’t determine if you live. Bring SickKids level of care to children at home and around the world.  Every year, nearly 7 million children around the world die from preventable diseases. SickKids is devoted to helping as many of them as possible – here at home and abroad.

October 20th, 2017
6:30 p.m.  |  Admission:  $50 |
600 King Street West, 4th Floor, Toronto, Ontario
M5V 1M3
Art by River presents Brooklyn Clothing Lab “Vision 2017" an artistic event combining visual art, fashion design and music with the goal to donate a portion of the event proceeds to the SickKids Foundation.

Sponsorship Packages
There are 3 levels of sponsorship packages available for sponsors. 
Platinum - $1000
Gold - $500
Silver - $250