Thank YOU! Toronto Men's Fashion week 2017 has officially come to an end. Thank you to everyone who participated in the event and donated! You raised a lot of money for an amazing cause... You all should be very proud!
Donations are still open for the Kol Hope Foundation benefiting SickKids Hospital, helping improve the lives of children with congenital diseases! Get your last minute donations in.
Stay tuned to find out more about next season's fashion show and how you can get involved in the good.
The celebrity runway walker with the most donations at the end of the week will win a Gold HP Spectre Laptop even Hansel (so hot right now) would envy. Donate here to support a great cause and help Gary win!!
Gary Taxali is an internationally acclaimed contemporary artist. His retro stylized art, reminiscent of depression era advertising, typography and packaging in the realm of pop art garnering many awards (including a 2009 Grammy nomination for album art for Aimee Mann). His major influences are Andy Warhol, Ray Jonson, The Fleischer Brothers, the Russian Avante-Garde, 1930s and 1940s packaging design, advertising and typography. He is represented by Jonathan Levine Gallery.
He has a set of artist designed pocket squares at Harry Rosen which you can see HERE
He sits on the Stamp Advisory Counsel for Canada Post, is a frequent international speaker and is tenured faculty at OCAD U (Art + Design University). Exhibitions include: The Whitney Museum of American Art, the Contemporary Art Museum of Rome and the Andy Warhol Museum. Clients include: Royal Canadian Mint, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Fortune, New York Times, Sony, Warner Brothers, Converse, Nintendo, Gap Inc./Old Navy, Harry Rosen, Wall Street Journal, GQ and others.
See Complex Magazine's "Contemporary artists you should know" HERE
For copyright and licensing, he is represented by entertainment and intellectual property law firm
A huge thank you to Marriott Traveler who has agreed to match your donation 2:1! Every $1 you give turns into $3 for the SickKids Hospital, through the Kol Hope Foundation. Together we will improve the lives of children with congenital diseases! Be an advocate for this great event and cause, share with your friends so they can join you in helping these kids!
To learn more about Toronto Men's Fashion week and other celebrities, visit HERE
*Marriott matching donations to a maximum of $10,000 or until the end of the event (3/08/17 @ 11.59 p.m. UTC).