BANFF GALLERY HOP

Includes Kerry Langlois
Saturday 8 December, 2018

Showing Kerry Langlois

BANFF GALLERY HOP

Celebrate christmas with the Banff Gallery Hop, featuring a demo with artist Kerry Langlois! Visit the gallery from 2-6pm for a dazzling display of Canadian art.

Banff Gallery Hop is a project of the Banff Art & Culture Committee with support from Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity and Banff & Lake Louise Tourism.

THE WILD OCEANS OF MY BEING 2
THE WILD OCEANS OF MY BEING 2
KLG081
mixed media, resin, panel
30 x 30 in.
$1,700 CAD


PARTNERS IN CRIME
PARTNERS IN CRIME
KLG080
mixed media, resin, panel
36 x 48 in.
$2,775 CAD


OPENING
OPENING
KLG076
mixed media, panel
40 x 40 in.
$2,160 CAD


I've always had an innate desire to make things. My parents always encouraged us to be creative, and I spent most of my childhood doing art projects, building forts and making movies in the woods behind our house. I was lucky enough to grow up in one of the most beautiful places in the world: the Canadian Rocky Mountains. I was born in Banff and raised in the neighbouring town of Canmore, Alberta. My connection to this landscape has greatly influenced my work as an artist and I'm always trying to capture the haunting beauty of The Rockies.

In 2007 I moved to Montreal where I received my BFA from Concordia University, graduating with distinction in Painting and Drawing. After eight years I moved back to my hometown where I now live and work as an artist. I paint primarily in acrylic on birch panel and my current body of work is made up of minimalist landscapes and monochromatic paintings of things you find in the woods. I'm interested in the ways the mountains are constantly concealing and revealing themselves through mist, cloud and storm and I can't help but be drawn to the misty and the moody.

Education

2009-2013 BFA, Painting and Drawing, Concordia University, Montreal QC

Collections

Numerous private collections