See you for my open studio :)
I am number 17, page 10 on the brochure.
You can pick up the brochures at many location on the North Shore or download it from the NVCAC website here.
You can also browse the many participating artists profiles here.
The "First Western Canadian Artists Portrait Exhibition (2017)", exhibiting live portrait works by 28 artists ranging from 2006 to 2016, as well as portrait works by numerous renowned Canadian artists.
4th Feb.to 9th Feb at the International Arts Gallery in Vancouver.
What is great about this exhibition organized by Herman Zheng is that the accent is put on the models, without them, there would be no portrait paintings.
Sophie in front of her painting!
Some of the models with their paintings in the show
I am very excited to be teaching a 2 days workshop in Calgary for the FCA Calgary chapter on the weekend of February 18-19.
If you live in the area, registration will open online on January 18th:
Slice of Life-Beehive received the 2nd place award in the works on paper show at the Federation of Canadian Artists
The show will run from January 10 to 22 at the federation gallery in Granville island.
GALLERY HOURS OF OPERATION:
Tuesday - Friday, 10:00 - 4:00
Saturday - Sunday,
10:00 - 1:00 and 1.30 - 4.00
1241 Cartwright Street
Vancouver, BC, V6H 4B7
I am very excited about these 4 videos being available in DVD and for download on the Artist Network
January 21- January 25, 2017
Organized chaos, group exhibition of abstracts and semi abstracts works at the International Arts Gallery.
Teressa Bernard (http://teressalbernard.com/main.html)
Jannette Jarville (http://www.jeanettejarville.com/)
Nicoletta Baumeister (http://www.nicoletta.ca/)
Lori Bagneres (http://www.loribagneres.com/)
Therese Joseph (http://www.therese-joseph.com/)
Mila Kostic (http://milakostic.com/)
Gabriele Maurus (https://emmarts.ca/index.html)
Sandrine Pelissier (http://www.sandrinepelissier.com/)
Read more about the show here.
Mike Wakefield is a photography artist who also works for the North Shore News. He came last week to take a few pictures of the studio and share a bit of my art and process in the November 20th edition of the paper.
Click here to see the gallery of pictures
Picture by Mike Wakefield
I was just at the studios of Ici radio Canada Premiere for an interview with Jacques Dufresne, that was a fun experience.
The interview is in French.
You can hear it here: Link to Radio Canada Interview
I finished it just in time so I could submit it for this show at the Federation of Canadian Artists in Granville Island, I just got the good news today that it has been accepted.
I was juried in that same show in 2015 and 2014 and won a price each year.
The show runs from November 29 to December 23 at the Federation of Canadian Artists gallery. The reception is on December 8th : 6 to 8 pm.
"Botanical Allegory" sold and is displayed in this beautiful home. I think it is the perfect painting to fit that space!