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October 26, 2019

Good sales at the Bau Xi Galleries booth C15 at Art Toronto 2019.  The gala opening was excellent with good attendance, great food and wine, plus sales!  This painting, "Fiver", 44x44" oil/acrylic on canvas went to Marilyn Dennis a Canadian television and radio persona...

September 22, 2019

I wrote an essay for the Toronto Star column, Tree of the Week.  It was published Sept. 21, 2019.  You can read it here https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/trees/2019/09/21/as-the-trees-burn-we-are-diminished-toronto-based-artist-hopes-his-paintings-speak-for-th...

August 13, 2019

A busy summer of construction at the Marchessault studio.  Lots of dust and noise.  Nonetheless, the galleries continue to present and sell work in their inventories.  Here's a photo of a recent purchase at Galleries de Bellefeuille in Montreal.  Mytanae, 36"x66", oil...

April 26, 2019

This summer there will be fewer paintings coming from my studio.  We're renovating the house by constructing an addition.  This means fewer hours in the studio and more time managing the construction process.  Nonetheless, I will post new images as the paintings are co...

March 25, 2019

I've made recent sales in Santa Fe at McLarry Fine Art.  In order to maintain my inventory, I've create replacement paintings which will ship out once they are dry.  Here's one of them inspired by my travels in the region..

March 4, 2019

I'm taking time off from formal exhibitions this spring/summer 2019 in order to renovate my house and studio.  It's a big reno job so for the next six months I'm relying on gallery inventory to provide sales.  Happily, today Bau-Xi Vancouver sold this painting from the...

February 11, 2019

The Montreal exhibition starting Feb. 21 at Galeries de Bellefeuille is at the gallery ready to be hung.  Meanwhile, I am experimenting with new techniques for creating backgrounds in which to situate my trees.  I'm particularly excited by this piece in which the layer...

January 15, 2019

On February 21 I'll be presenting 11 new paintings like this one in Montreal.  I've been exhibiting at Galeries de Bellefeuille since 2004.  Having been born in that city it's great to have a home gallery to show my work there. The Toronto show that ended before Christ...

November 14, 2018

The 30th Anniversary Exhibition is now up at Bau-Xi Galleries Toronto! The show opening was great.  Lots of visitors, live music with David Restivo.  Hard to believe so many years have gone by at the same Toronto address.  

October 19, 2018

Excellent  article in the Saturday Star on the commissioning of original art for high end custom homes.  I received positive coverage with two reproductions of my work.  Looking forward to new commissions in the near future! Link to article https://www.t...

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