DEKS is a 34-year-old Polish-Canadian artist who currently resides in Ottawa, Ontario. He has been practicing street art for the past 20 years and has produced several mural productions in both Toronto and Ottawa. His playful work is inspired by various cultural intersections and a drive to share positive messages through his own creative expression. Hip hop, comic books, academia and skateboarding culture are just a few intertwined influences that can be seen in DEKS’ artwork. He is a contributing member of the HOP (House Of PainT) artistic community and an art teacher for the OCDSB.