Visual arts quickly made its way to the forefront of my life as a way of expressing myself and showcasing my perspective. I strive to capture authenticity and vulnerability in my art. I started taking portraits of my friends during high school and it has since evolved into why I wake up in the morning; to tell stories.
Mackai Sharp Radio Interview - Mid Coast Morning, Aug 2021
"Regional filmmakers fare well at Vancouver Island Short Film Festival" - Nanaimo News Bulletin, Jul 2021
"Island filmmakers shine at the virtual Vancouver Island Short Film Festival." - The Martlet, Jul 2021
"An open letter to my community - Mackai Sharp." - Comox Valley Arts, Jan 2021
"Normalizing Real Conversations With Mackai Sharp" - It's The Norm Podcast, Dec 2020
"Comox Valley student creates project addressing intolerance and bigotry in our community" - Comox Valley Record, Dec 2020
I live + create on the unceded traditional territory of the K’ómoks Nation.