K Woodman
K Woodman sketching on Baffin Island in the Arctic. 1986

K woodman

Education:
1981 - B.F.A. Queen's University, Kingston Ont.

Memberships:
Ontario Society of Artists
Director 1994, 1995, 1996

Visual Arts Ontario



I have been a full time artist since my graduation in 1981. The images depicted on my canvas's are all landscape based. At times I use extreme deviations from the landscape to explore the use of line and or form, many times using contrived colour palettes to evoke emotion. The images are always strong and forceful in nature and are accentuated by the large size of the canvases used.
I have traveled extensively across Canada including the Artic. My paintings are recognized as images that depict true Canadian content. Currently my work is in public and private collections in Canada and Europe. On my web site you can see my CV and some different examples of my current work.




Awards and Recognition:

1991-Jurors Award-18th Annual Juried Exhibition, Peel Art Gallery, Brampton, Ont.

1986-John B. Aird Award-Outstanding Painting-25th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, Ont.

1984-Honorable Mention-Oakville Art Society 2nd Annual Juried Exhibition Oakville, Ont.

1983 1st Prize, Painting- Oakville Art Society 1st Annual Juried Exhibition, Oakville, Ont.

1981 1st Prize - Queen's University Art Fest Juried Show, Kingston, Ont.


One Person Shows:

2004-The Studio, McArthur College, Queen's University Kingston On. Theme: Wind+Water

1984-Mississauga Central Library, Mississauga, Ont.

1981-Ontario Hall, Kingston, Ont.

1981-Keenlyside Gallery. Hamilton, Ont.


Articles:

1993-Jeff Mahoney, "Art As It Should Be" Hamilton Spectator-November 10th

1988-Suzanne Lee, "Art and The corporate Image" Hamilton Report-Winter

1986-Lyn Hancock, "Tracing Thule Ancestors" Up Here LIfe in Canada's North.






"Gale Force, North Westerlies"


Oil on Canvas
4 ' x 6 '
From Wind + Water Series







Group Shows:

2008 t0 2014 - Stone Heron Gallery, Wolfe Island, Ontario.

2007 - Cube Gallery Ottawa, Ontario.
Nine person show sponsered by the Ontario Society of Artists.

2006 - Stone Heron Gallery. Wolfe Island, Ontario

2005- Stone Heron Gallery. Wolfe Island, Ontario.

2004 - Mill Street Gallery, Almonte, Ontario. OSA three person show.

2003 - 42nd Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, Ont

2002 - Winter Travels - Wanderer Map and Travel, Kingston, Ont.

2001 through 1983, 40th through 22nd , Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, Toronto, Ont.

2000 - "Out of Body" - John B. Aird Gallery - Toronto

2000 - Oakville Galleries Fall Show 2000 - Gairlock Gallery Oakville

1997 - Four Artists Show, First Canadian Place, Toronto, Ont.

1997 - Arts and Letters Club, O.S.A. Killarney Exhibition Toronto, Ont.

1997 - O.S.A Killarney Show and Auction, Killarney, Ont.

1997,1996,1995,1994 - 1st Canadian Place Show, Ontario Society of Artists, Toronto, Ont.

1996,1995,1994 - Spring - Oakville Galleries at Gairlock, Oakville, Ont.

1994,1993 - Barnell Fine Arts, Hamilton, Ont.

1994,1992,1991,1989. Fall, 1989 Spring- Volunteer Committee National Ballet of Canada, O'Keefe Center, Toronto, Ont.

1993-1992-Ontario Society of Artists/Womens Opera Committee Exhibition, O'Keefe Center Toronto, Ont.

1991-1989-23rd, 21st Annual Juried Exhibition, Burlington Cultural Center, Burlington, Ont.

1991-Environment A Perspective-Ontario Society of Artists Members Exhibition, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, Ont.

1991-1989-18th, 16th, Annual Juried Show of Fine Arts, Peel Art Gallery, Brampton, Ont.

1990 - Image 90, Ontario Society of Artists 117th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Barber Gallery, Guelph, Ont.

1990-1989-C.N. Tower Exhibition, Creative Canadian Artcraft Council, Toronto, Ont.

1989-21st Annual Hamilton Exhibition, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ont.

1989-Creative Canadian Artcraft Council Show, O'Keefe Center, Toronto, Ont.

1988, 1993-13th , 8th Annual Mississauga Library Juried Exhibition, Mississauga, Ont.

1986-Toronto City Hall Show, Toronto, Ont.

1984-1983-Sundown Gallery, Yorkville, Toronto, Ont.

1983-Hamilton Art Gallery, Art Rental, Hamilton, Ont.

1981-B.F.A. Exhibition, Agnes Etherington Art Center, Kingston, Ont.

1981-Toronto Art Fair, Toronto, Ont.

1981,1980-Queen's University Art Fest, Kingston, Ont.

1980 Artventure Works On Paper, Royal Bank Plaza, Toronto, Ont.


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