Daniel Solomon

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Daniel Solomon. Solomon is (primarily) an abstract painter who uses intense, vibrant colour in his work, combined with complex, pictorial space, inspired by artists such as Jack Bush, from the Painters Eleven. David Bolduc (a...

Cecily Brown

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Cecily Brown. Cecily Brown (born 1969) is a British painter who currently lives and works in New York City. Brown’s painterly style displays the influence of a variety of contemporary painters to art historical references,...

Marcel Barbeau

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Marcel Barbeau (1925  –  2016). Barbeau was a member of the Order of Canada, the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts and l’Ordre national du Québec. Primarily renowned for his painting, Barbeau also worked in sculpture, graphic...

Ray Mead

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Ray Mead (1921 – 1998). Mead was a Canadian abstract expressionist painter and a member of the artists group known as Painters Eleven. Writing about an exhibition of Mead’s work at The Robert McLaughlin Gallery in 1988,...

Grace Hartigan

Our next Artist You Need To Know is Grace Hartigan (1922 – 2008) who has been categorized as a second generation Abstract Expressionist but also an artist who helped point the way towards Pop art. Hartigan disdained either label. Unsurprisingly for an artist...