Robert Sangster

Robert Sangster has a degree in Art History from the University of British Columbia and subsequently studied at The Emily Carr College of Art.

His work expresses an abiding interest in such things as Abstract Expressionist and Colour Field painting from the 1940s- 1970s, stage lighting, and process.

He has been a practicing surface designer, based in Toronto, since 1988 and has completed projects across Canada and in parts of the U.S. working in virtually every and all media.

Free from the tyranny of the repeat.

“When I’m designing a pattern I think about what it means to place this pattern, this image on the wall, the history of that concept and how to make it relevant today. Why it works with Rollout is because this is their vision as well.” — Robert Sangster