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bio
 

I was born in Yorkshire England, immigrated to Canada as a child, and have lived in Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver and now Victoria and have painted professionally since 1992

Membership

I am an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists in Vancouver and the Victoria Chapter

Education

1998Sir Stanford Flemming College, “Art Beyond Process”

1997Sir Stanford Flemming College, “Freeing the Creative Spirit”

1967-65Sir George Williams University in Montreal (now called Concordia) Fine Arts Major

Exhibitions

2021Participation in the Sooke Fine Arts Show , The Spring Small Works Art Show at the AGV, The Summer Celebration of Art at the AGV.

2017-2021 Ongoing exhibitions at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Rental and Sales.

2016 Victoria International Airport exhibition through the Art Gallery of Greater The Eclectic Gallery Salon artists shows, spring , winter, autumn.

2015 The Eclectic Gallery Salon Artists Shows Landscape Exhibition The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Moss Street Paint In Sooke Fine Arts Show

2014 The Eclectic Gallery Small Works Show Victoria International Airport exhibition through the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria The Sooke Fine Arts Show The Red Art Gallery Mystery Show  The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Moss Street Paint In Spring Exhibition, Victoria Chapter,

2013 Spring Exhibition, Victoria Chapter, The Federation of Canadian Artists The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Moss Street Paint In  Still Life Exhibition, The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C. Artists Choice Exhibition, The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C. Transitions Exhibition, The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C. Landscape Exhibition, The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C.

2012 Fall Exhibition, The Federation of Canadian Artists, Victoria B.C. Chapter Abstract Exhibition The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C. Works on Paper Exhibition The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C.

2011 Haiku Invitational, Group Exhibition The Federation of Canadian Artists, Vancouver B.C.

2009 Keystone Gallery, Calgary, Alberta (trio exhibition)

2004 State of the Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

2003 River Coyote Gallery, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

2002Art and Soul Gallery, Indianapolis, USA State of the Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada

1999 Tyndale College, Toronto, Ontario

1998 Skylight Gallery, Aurora, Ontario (solo exhibition) Etobicoke Civic Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Honorable Mention

1997 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto City Hall, Ontario

1996 “For Arts Sake”, Stowe, Vermont, USA, Best in Show Award 10th annual Festival of the Arts, Detroit, USA Chicago Wells Street Art Festival, Chicago, USA

1996-95 Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto City Hall

1995 The Rockefeller Center, Cultural Exchange, New York, USA

1999-93 The Aurora City Hall, Ontario

1989-93 Art Consultant at Printziples Fine Art Toronto, Ont.

Corporate Collections

General Aviation services.
RCA Victor, commission for Satellite program
Sinlan Corporation, commission for corporate offices
Brian Costello
Rothschild Canada Ltd, for presentation to Cantel AT&T
Bowman Collection, Newmarket Public Library, Ontario
Hotel du Parc, Montreal, Canada, three works commissioned for the lobby
Nortel
Sears, Dorval
A JW Marriott, Resort & Spa, Muskoka
My works are also part of numerous private collections in Canada, France and the United States

Gallery Representation

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

Ateliers Dimension Plus is my representative in Eastern Canada and the United States