Aiden Gillis is a multi-disciplinary visual artist based in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Aiden takes great inspiration from his Mi’kmaw and French ancestry rooted in Port au Port, Newfoundland, working primarily through drawing and painting. Gillis brings together representation and abstraction to describe form. His practice extends to working with wood and leather, book binding, graphic design, written word, drawing, and illustration. Aiden recently completed a BFA majoring in Fine Art with a minor in Art History at NSCAD University in Halifax, NS.