About Me

Danielle’s art focuses on realistic portrayals of celebrities and athletes, delving into their humanity beyond public personas. Using meticulous attention to detail, Danielle captures light, and nuanced emotions, inviting viewers to connect with authenticity. Danielle’s work celebrates achievements and acknowledges struggles, challenging perceptions of fame. Rooted from a multidisciplinary education from Queen’s University, Danielle merges her background in Fine Art, History, Psychology, and Education with her creative process. 

Danielle’s paintings center around sports and pop culture, embracing a dynamic blend of realism and vibrant expression. Executed primarily with oil paint on canvas, her works delve into the essence of athleticism and spirit. While her style leans towards realism, it’s the meticulous brush strokes that breathe life into the subjects, transcending the boundaries of a mere photograph.

Over the years, Danielle’s artistic journey has extended to collaborating with numerous renowed athletes from the National Hockey League (NHL), the National Football League (NFL), and the National Basketball Association (NBA), as well as iconic figures in the realm of rock music. Through commissioned works, Danielle has had the privilege of capturing the essence of luminaries, translating their dynamic personas onto different forms of media.  

You can see more of Danielle’s work on Instagram at @DANIELLEZAFIROVSKI. If you would like to know more about her work, would like to book a 1:1 art session, or to inquire about commissioned art, you can contact her by email or Instagram. High quality archival giclee prints of work, and international shipping options are also available.