Elena Bushan

Award Category: 
Arts and Culture Award
Recipient Year: 
2017

Elena Bushan is a talented and passionate visual artist from Moldova. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and is the founder of the Marda Loop Art Studio portrait group with 230 members in Calgary. Her love for art began during her youth, when she found a way to escape the hardships of war through art.Elena is highly respected for her contributions to the art world. Her work as an artist and a private Art Instructor have been featured in shows in Canada and Europe.Elena has dedicated her life to give back to the community through donating her art work to hospitals, schools and churches, and by volunteering to teach art to children.