Artistic Expression

The community of Schumacher has a rich and diverse cultural heritage. Some of the various artists who live/d in and or creatively expressed themselves about the community and its people through various mediums are as follows. (note: if there are other artists who have contributed to the cultural heritage of Schumacher please email:

Literary Arts

Charlie Angus, author & musician (Les Costello – Canada’s Flying Father)

Louise Nightingale Smith, author (Portrait of a Rennaisance Man – Frederick W. Schumacher, and Schumacher – Voices in the Goldfields)

Graham MacLaughlan, co-author (J.P.Bickell – The Life, the Leafs and the Legacy)

Media Arts

Edward Mavrinac, musician & filmmaker (In the Heart of Gold Country)

Lloyd Salomone, filmmaker & writer (Spirit of Schumacher Project)

Bridget Yard, filmmaker & writer (Spirit of Schumacher Project)

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Musical Arts

Dave & Don Carroll, musicians / Sons of Maxwell

Mark Chenier, musician / Big Deal

Anne & Leslie Anne Dupuis, musicians

Rob Knox, musician / Compass Rose

Jason Sadites, musician

Denis & Frank Sebalj, musicians

Theatre Arts

Graham Reid, actor

Visual Arts

Fred Blair, painter

Mira Buchar, clay & mixed media