Mon, Jul 03|
Southampton Art Gallery
The Call of Water Exhibit
Time & Location
Jul 03, 10:00 a.m. – Jul 29, 4:00 p.m.
Southampton Art Gallery, 201 High St, Southampton, ON N0H 2L0, Canada
About the event
Taylor Lasher is an emerging self-taught artist specializing in acrylic works on canvas. Living
and creating in Saugeen Shores is this coastal artist's dream.
Lake Huron brings Taylor a humbling comfort and peace amidst the storms of life, inspiring the
artworks she creates. “From peaceful waters to powerful waves, I am continually inspired by the
many moods of water.”
Taylor’s artwork features a subdued colour palette, strong movement, and detailed water.
In 2015, at 18 years old she was diagnosed with osteosarcoma cancer, resulting in surgery to
remove her entire right shoulder blade and muscle. The surgery left her with mobility restrictions
in her dominant arm. Taylor had to learn to do most things in life differently, including how she
“I turned to painting as a form of therapy and it continues to fill my life with peace, comfort, and
Taylor released her first collection of seascape paintings on her website in 2020 and began
painting full-time shortly after. ‘The Call of Water’ will be her third exhibition at Southampton
MEET THE ARTIST
SAT JUL 8
1 pm - 3 pm