​​​April Mansilla

April Mansilla is an established Professional Artist from Hamilton, ON,. She is a practicing artist and has had many local institutional, commercial, and private commissions and exhibitions. She has taught various classes in an around Hamilton, helping others to find their visual voice.

April is an advocate of mental health awareness and wellbeing. She publicly gives talks on the subject, most recently with the International Bipolar Foundation and ArcelorMittal Dofasco.She also promotes wellbeing through art and has worked on art projects with ArcelorMittal Dofasco, Brock University, McMaster University and St. Joseph’s Healthcare .

Exibitions,Publications,Awards


Pink Panther Magazine (March 2022)

Art In the Workplace (March 2022)

St. Joseph Murals project -ongoing
Dundas Valley School of Art Auction -2005 to present

Sort Of TV Series 2021
Pink Panther Magazine- 2021
INBF -2021
Dofasco Mural -2019
Brock Mural -2019
Black Fox Magazine- 2019
International Bipolar Foundation 2018
It’s Just All in Your Head Gallery 1051 2018
The Mighty 2018
Party for pain 2017
Hush, You Me Gallery May -2017
Black Fox Literary Magazine -2016
West 5th show bell let’s talk -2015
Combustus Magazine- 2013
The Glenn Close Organization Bring Change 2 Mind- 2012
Touched by Fire -2012
Hamilton Spectator -2011
Pie Magazine-2011
Touched by Fire- 2011 Award
Mental health, Addiction show 2011
Combustus Magazine- 2011
Prism Magazine -2010
Art Gallery of Hamilton- 2009 to 2014
Art Gallery of Hamilton-Art sale-April 2009
Homewood Featured Artist -2009
Spirituality and Sex-2009
The Surreal Life Sunrise Gallery- 2008
The Karger Gallery –Elora-2008-2009
Hammered Out- 2008
Various festivals around southern Ontario