Toronto- based queer photographer, Tyler Da Silva, specializes in fine art, fashion photography. Interested in exploring the ever flourishing worlds of fashion and art, and creating new means of exploring photography. Tyler’s work often depicts or references gender studies and the diversely creative queer community. Exploring topics of gender fluidity and questioning societal norms. He draws inspiration from personal experiences and struggles as a strategy to break boundaries within his photography, and comfort zone. 


Most Notable Events

Toronto Fashion Week 2019.

Canadian Screen Awards 2019 (Getty Images).

Canadian Walk of Fame 2019 (Getty Images).

Toronto Pride 2019 (Getty Images).

Various Toronto Life Events including: Toronto Life 50 Most Influential 2019.

"Do The Right Thing" 30th anniversary TIFF Special Screening with Spike Lee (Getty Images).

Multiple Personal Events for the Mulroney Family.

Luminato 2019 - Toronto's International Arts Festival.

ROM Ball 2019.

The Thrill of Ascott 2019.

Canada Goose Media Event - Spring 2019.

Sentaler X Release Party 2019.

Gold Ribbon Gala 2019.


Awards

First Edition Photobook Award, 2021. Ryerson University 


Education

Ryerson University Image Arts BFA 2022

Publications

Lewis Magazine. Exclusive Editorial - March 2020

Vanity Teen. Exclusive Editorial - October 2019

Toronto Life - December 2019

Toronto Life - November 2019

Toronto Life - September 2019

Toronto Life - August 2019

Function Magazine Issue 22 (2021)

Function Magazine Issue 21 (2020)

Function Magazine Issue 20 (2019)

Function Magazine Zine 2018


Group Exhibitions

Maximum Exposure 2021. Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival

First Edition Photobook Show 2021. Ryerson University

Maximum Exposure 2020. Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival

Maximum Exposure 2019. Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival

Bread & Butter Exhibition 2019. Ryerson University

Bread & Butter Exhibition 2018. Ryerson University