Kurt Swinghammer is a musician and visual artist based in Toronto. Born in Newmarket, Ontario, he has explored a diverse array of mediums and media throughout a lifelong career in the creative arts. He is a film & TV composer, singer/songwriter, session guitarist, producer, music director, and live performer. He is also a painter, designer and graphic artist. He has created animations, typography, wardrobe for performers, art direction for music videos and TV commercials, set designs for theatre and modern dance, and illustrations for children’s books and CDs. His work is in the permanent collection of The Canada Council Art Bank in Ottawa.
He has been featured on the cover of NOW Magazine and was Artist Of The Week on BRAVO TV’s Arts And Minds.