Joan Ferneyhough Gallery

 

PAT CLEMES, A.O.C.A., C.S.P.W.C.

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BORN

 

1935               Los Angeles , California

 

EDUCATION  

1956               Scholarship, O’Keefe Brewing Company Ltd.

1957               Scholarship, Mary E. Dignam Award

1958               Ontario College of Art, Toronto , Ontario

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2003               Nature Resplendent, The Frederick Horsman Varley Art Gallery of Markham, Unionville, Ontario, Tom Thomson Memorial Art Gallery, Owen Sound, Ontario

2002               Nature Resplendent, a touring exhibition organized by the Art Gallery of Peel and traveling to W. K. P. Kennedy Gallery, North Bay,  Ontario

2001               Highlands , Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay

1999               Watercolours, Gallery Phillip, Don Mills, Ontario

1998               Recent Watercolours, Joan Ferneyhough Gallery, North Bay

1998               Gallery Phillip, Toronto

1996               Land Echoes: Recent Watercolour Paintings, MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie , Ontario

1996               Land Echoes: Recent Watercolour Paintings, Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, Brantford , Ontario

1995               Land Echoes: Recent Watercolour Paintings, Art Gallery of Mississauga

1989               Merton Gallery, Toronto

1981               Prince Arthur Gallery , Toronto

1978               Merton Gallery, Toronto

1975               Erindale College , University of Toronto

1974               Oakville Centennial Gallery, Oakville , Ontario

 

                        GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2002              Vital Watercolours, Art Gallery of Bancroft, Bancroft , Ontario

2000               Expressing Watercolour, Barber Gallery, Guelph , Ontario

1999               Four Ontario Watercolourists, Gallery Phillip, Don Mills

1999               Gallery Artists, Gallery Gevik, Toronto

1998               Museologe, Permanent Collection, Art Gallery of Mississauga

1997               Group Exhibition, Gallery Gevik, Toronto

1996               Second International Watercolour Biennial, National Watercolour Museum , Mexico City, Mexico ( U.S.A. , Japan , Australia , Guatemala , Canada , Mexico )

1995               Group Exhibition, Bau-Xi Gallery, Toronto

1994               Landscape and Floral Paintings, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto , 2-Person Exhibition

1994               Queen’s Quay Terminal Building Art Gallery , Toronto

1994               Ontario College of Art Drawing and Painting Faculty Exhibition

1994               Kariya Art Museum , Kariya , Japan ( Mississauga Exchange Exhibition)

1992               Arts Etobicoke Juried Show, Etobicoke City Hall , Toronto

1990               Kariya Art Museum , Kariya , Japan ( Mississauga Exchange Exhibition)

1988               Art Gallery of Greater Victoria , British Columbia ,

1988               60th Anniversary Exhibition, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour Members’ Juried Show, John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto

1987 - 1988   Mississauga Civic Centre Group Exhibition

1979 - 1982   Prince Arthur Gallery, Toronto

1979 - 1980   Toronto Civic Garden Centre, Toronto

1978               Ontario College of Art, Fine Art Department , Gallery 76, Toronto

1976 - 1977   Japanese Watercolour Society, Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour Exchange Exhibition: Tokyo Metropolitan Gallery, Nagoya and Hiroshima , Japan , Montreal Museum of Fine Art , Canada

1976               Floribunda, Merton Gallery, Toronto

1975 - 1976   Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario , Toronto

1974               Gairloch Gardens , Oakville , Ontario

1974               Harbourfront ’74, Toronto

1974               Summer Sketches, Merton Gallery, Toronto

1972 - 1975   Watercolours, Art Gallery of Ontario Travelling Exhibition

1970               Adath Israel Exhibition, Toronto

1968 –pres    Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour (C.S.P.W.C. Honour Award – 1988)

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

 

Royal Collection, Windsor Castle , London , England

MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie , Ontario

Art Gallery of Mississauga, Mississauga , Ontario

Price-Waterhouse

Northern Telecom Canada Ltd.

Arnoldi Group Ltd.

Pauljoy Management

Campeau Corporation

Hudson Bay Company

Private Collections in Canada , United States , Mexico , England , Scotland

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Procenko, Sonya.  “Fascination with ‘forces of nature’ help local painter convey ‘spirit of a place’ Review The Toronto Star, 24 August, 1995

Reid, Stuart.  Land Echoes, The Art Gallery of Mississauga , 1995

Rojo, Alfredo Guati.  Mexico 96: Segunda Bienal Internacional de Acuarela, Museo Nacional de la Acuarela, 1996

Somers, David.  Nature Resplendent, The Art Gallery of Peel, 2002

“Pat Clemes celebrates the moods of the landscape” Review Art Gallery of Mississauga’s Brush Up Summer 1995  

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

                       

1968 – 1993  Instructor, Drawing, Watercolour Painting, Ontario College of Art , Toronto , Ontario

1991               Co-coordinator, Off-Campus Program, Florence , Italy

1970 – 1979  Instructor, Drawing, Watercolour Painting, Ontario College of Art , Toronto

1959 – 1960  Artist, Education Division, Royal Ontario Museum , Toronto

1958 – 1959  Assistant Art Director, Liberty Magazine