COASTAL FUSION ART, is an art form that combines artist, Kostan Lagace unique original
graphic designs influenced with Haida art style – form-line art. His art expresses the
beauty and vitality of life here on the coast of the Pacific Northwest. The artwork is a
fusion of contemporary artistic endeavour with the awareness, acceptance and respect
for what was, what is, and what is yet to become.
Being born and raised in Queen Charlotte City, on the coastal islands of Haida Gwaii,
British Columbia. Kostan has always enjoyed being influenced by his environment and
those teachers who have passed on their knowledge and understandings of the great
Haida culture – their style of art form that he truly admires, respects and honours. He is
also inspired by other local Canadian artists, in the region. Whom express their cultural
understandings of the area and the amazing creatures we share this earth with.
The artist hopes his artwork will resonate with people, bring awareness, beauty, pleasure
and inspiration to others in a similar way. As the artwork of the Pacific Northwest region
and living on the west coast has brought to him. The unique store, is a smallshop gem for
those looking for local art or local handmade silkscreen clothing, with the artist west
Located within the quaint shopping district of Cow Bay, Prince Rupert B.C. The seasonal
store/gallery is operated by both artist, and wife Florbela – she is the creator of the
wearable art, limited edition silkscreen apparel collections and manages the store. Their
union, became a collaboration together running COASTAL FUSION ART, an artist run
business, while raising a family together.
Contact Kostan/Florbela directly, anytime of year! They would be more than happy to
help you put some COASTAL FUSION ART in your home or wardrobe.