Keith Lem

Keith Lem – His delightful images of birds and flowers, along with skillfully executed portraits have caught the attention of galleries and collectors alike.

Born in Orillia in May 1966, as a boy Keith longed for adventure and dreamed of being an astronaut “finding out what’s out there”. He was attracted to the possibilities of space, the lack of limitations, the boundlessness.

Keith studied Fine Art at York University and Illustration and Graphic design for 2 years at Sheridan college. In 2015 Keith’s career took a major stride forward when became the personal assistant to Iconic Canadian artist Charles Pachter.

Under the mentorship of Charles, Keith has refined and developed his natural artistic talent. His delightful images of birds and flowers, along with skillfully executed portraits have caught the attention of galleries and collectors alike.

Keith and Charles were married in August of 2018 at their Orillia home and studio.