Dear Kingston, My name is David Bastedo. I take photographs and I recently moved here. I’d like to meet you and take your portrait for an artistic project. Maybe we’re friends. Maybe we know each other. Maybe you’ve heard of me. I want to (re)connect. I am launching a new project – its basically coffee… Continue reading Dear Kingston, I’d like to meet you
I’ve been accepted into Kingston’s Square Foot Show – which is an Artist run, curated art show featuring works that are 12″ x 12″. It runs October 12th – 16th at the the Tett Centre. I’ll have four paintings – thinking some Dots and Stripes….— Location: Tett Centre, 370 King St. W., Tett Gallery, (Lake Level)… Continue reading Kingston’s Square Foot Show
Fresh Waves features long-awaited new paintings from the Kingston trio of Sue Langlois, David Bastedo and Stewart Jones. The show will feature abstract and representational works along with some painted objets d’art (tables, skateboards, jackets)—a fitting convergence of three cross-disciplinary artists with shared geographic ties and complementary artistic styles. Their vibrant, expressive works are drawn from unexpected sources on the… Continue reading Fresh Waves
“Fresh Waves,” New paintings by Susanne Langlois ART, Stew Jones & myself. The show is at Artscape Wychwood Barns and runs Friday May 13th through to Sunday May 15th.
On behalf of Nina Jones Design, David Bastedo Photography and Live-Art – a donation was made to the Unison Benevolent Fund from FUCK COVID sticker sales.
I am very pleased to be releasing a new set of Authorized Fine Art Images with and of, The Tragically Hip. This release has a wide range of images from the Man Machine Poem Tour – as well as a few images from before. Available on Liveart.ca
In partnership with the Downie Family I released an authorized and licensed collection of images called The Gord Downie Collection.
I met Jess working at an Agency many years ago now. We used to make images together. She was my Art Director and I enjoyed working with her very much. She left the Agency world and went on to become a Wellness Coach and Strala Yoga Guide. She created a Podcast called Whole & Unleashed… Continue reading Whole & Unleashed – Podcast
The Pandemic has caused many off us to re-evaluate our priorities. Being kept apart from our families this past year or locked in together whichever your case may be, has been extremely difficult, emotional and hard on both families and relationships, which are tough enough at the best of times as Gord Downie alluded to… Continue reading New Years – Thinking of the past + upcoming year
I was interviewed by Hugh Elliot for his great Podcast “Can’t Sell This.” It’s a free-form, hour long, wide ranging conversation between the two of us. Hugh’s been doing the Can’t Sell This Pod Cast for a couple of years now and produced 22 Episodes this year. He has had a really great selection of… Continue reading Can’t Sell This Pod Cast