Charles Gaffney is a Wolastoqiyik Visual Artist who holds both a Masters in Education, Bachelors of Education from the University of New Brunswick and a Bachelor of Arts degree for St. Thomas University. His current studio practice combines mixed media techniques that are applied to his art works that reflects a sensitivity and knowledge of Aboriginal Culture. He’s been the recipient of Creation grants from the Canada Council and the New Brunswick Arts Board for his Aboriginal Mask and Paddle creations. His artwork is represented in private and Canadian Government collections also, throughout Asia, Australia, England and the USA.
This artist’s participation in SOFA 2018 was made possible by Gallery on Queen, Fredericton, New Brunswick.