MICHAEL THOMPSON: The Things We Carry - New Paintings and Drawings

Art Exhibition previously on at Mira Godard Gallery in Canada. Published by Mira Godard Gallery on Thursday 12 October 2017. Saturday 21 October 2017 to Saturday 18 November 2017. Opening Saturday 21 October 2017 2pm - 5pm.

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On Saturday, October 21st, Mira Godard Gallery is pleased to open an exhibition of new paintings and drawings by MICHAEL THOMPSON. The artist will be present.

MICHAEL THOMPSON was born in 1954 in Montreal, Quebec. He studied Fine Arts at Concordia University, Montreal, graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Art in 1976, and a Graduate Degree in Fine Arts in 1978.He began exhibiting in 1978 and is now widely regarded as one of Canada’s foremost realist painters.

His work has been exhibited widely in both private and public galleries in Canada and the United States, including large survey exhibitions at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, the Kitchener-Waterloo Gallery and the Art Gallery of Peel.

MICHAEL THOMPSON’s work can be found in major public, corporate and private collections throughout North America including the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia; Art Gallery of Ontario; Beaverbrook Art Gallery, New Brunswick; Edwin A. Ulrich Museum, Wichita, Kansas; McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton; Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal; Museum London, Ontario; Vancouver Art Gallery; Davies Ward Phillips and Vineberg; Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts; Gluskin Sheff and Associates and Scotiabank.

MICHAEL THOMPSON lives and works in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario and is represented exclusively by Mira Godard Gallery.

To arrange an interview with the artist, or for more information, please contact the gallery at (416)-964-8197, via email: godard@godardgallery.com, or visit: www.godardgallery.com.


Mira Godard Gallery
22 Hazelton Avenue
Toronto, ON
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