Meet the Artist



Art History, Writing and Research

“Kyla is an emerging writer and researcher based in Toronto.”

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Kyla Friel is currently completing her final year in Visual and Critical Studies. As an emerging writer, she has served on the editing committee of OCAD’s Journal of Visual and Critical Studies, and her work has been published in UofT’s undergraduate Art History journal. Her primary research interests include myth and folklore in art, depictions of illness, mania, magic and trickery in pre-Enlightenment painting, and the role of museums in culture. She plans to continue her research at the graduate level.
OCAD U - Faculty of Arts & Science
Visual and Critical Studies
Major In progress, 2021
Glasgow School of Art
Semester Abroad
Major Completed, 2019

Art History Research