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James Gummerson

C U R R E N T  G A L L E R Y  R E P R E S E N T A T I O N

Represented by:

Earls Court Gallery

215 Ottawa St. N. 
Hamilton, ON. 
Canada, L8H 3Z6
905-527-6685 

S E L E C T E D  SOLO E X H I B I T I O N S

2019 — "Where the Flowers Grow" - Earls Court Gallery Hamilton ON, Two Person Exhibition.

2019 — "Past and Present Works" - St James Church Dundas Ontario, Solo Exhibition.

2018 — "COOTES Retrospective" - Dundas Heritage Museum and Archives Dundas ON, Solo Exhibition.

2017 — "In the spotlight" the art of James Gummerson - the Focus Gallery, Hamilton On, Solo Exhibition

2016 — "Past and Present Works" the art of James Gummerson - Creative Works, Westdale Hamilton On, Solo Exhibition

2016 — "Cootes" the art of James Gummerson - the Focus Gallery, Hamilton On, Solo Exhibition

S E L E C T E D  GROUP E X H I B I T I O N S

2019 — WHAT West Hamilton Artists Studio Tour - featured at Judy Marsales real estate office Locke street, Hamilton On, Group Exhibition

2019 — DVSA Annual Art Auction - Dundas Valley School of the arts Dundas On, Group Exhibition

2018 — "Fresh from the Studio" - Fieldcote Heritage Museum Ancaster ON, Group Exhibition.

2018 — WHAT West Hamilton Artists Studio Tour - featured at Judy Marsales real estate office Locke street, Hamilton On, Group Exhibition

2017 — WHAT West Hamilton Artists Studio Tour - featured at Judy Marsales real estate office Locke street, Hamilton On, Group Exhibition

2017 — A Day on the Bridge - featured artist, High Level Bridge Hamilton On, Group Exhibition
2014 — Airs Annual International Representational Show, Vancouver BC, Group Exhibition
2014 — Desmond Art Exhibition, Ridgetown ON, Group Exhibition

2010 — The Arctic Experience McNaught Gallery, Hamilton ON, Group Exhibition
2009 —The Arctic Experience McNaught Gallery, Hamilton ON, Group Exhibition
2008 — The Arctic Experience McNaught Gallery, Hamilton ON, Group Exhibition
2008 — Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton ON, Group Exhibition

2004 — Foundation for Fighting Blindness, Oakville ON, solo exhibition, fund raiser 
2003 — Jen Li Gallery, London On, Gallery Representation 
2003 — Strathroy Arts Association, Strathroy On, Annual Group Exhibition

1999 — Ducks Unlimited Conservation Fundraiser, Group Exhibition
Exhibited for fund raising event aimed at Conservation.

1998 — Grouse Society London, On
Exhibited for fund raising event aimed at Conservation.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS, WEB AND PRINT

2019 - Hamilton Spectator - "Where the Flowers Grow" Feature article by Regina Haggo. Apr. 19th 2019

2016 - Hamilton Spectator - "Finding paradise in Cootes" Feature article by Regina Haggo. Nov. 8th 2016
2016 - BARC(The Bay area Restoration Council) Blog,
Feature artist for month of November 2016
2016 - The Silhouette, McMaster Magazine - "Pretty Picures of Paradise, Local painter James Gummerson embodies the rejuvenation and struggle of Cootes Paradise". Oct. 20 2016
2014 - Portage Insurance, Canada. Paintings were licensed to be used in 2014 Corporate Calendar entitled "The Art of James Gummerson".
2013 - Interview by Liana Voia for Blogtalk radio show Arts and Culture.
2013 - Three part video Interview by Liana Voia.
2001 — CBC Radio, British Columbia, Interview with the Author, Children’s book 
“One Step at a Time”, Conversations with the author regarding Concepts and Illustrations: (Feature review)
2001 — “James Gummerson Local artist,” Age Dispatch News Paper, October 16 2001, 4.

A W A R D S

2014 — Airs Annual Internaional Representational Show, Landscape of Excellence Award
2014 — Desmond Art Exhibition, Founders Choice Award.
1999 — Ducks Unlimited Artist of the year award nomination Nominated in the Top 5 Artists in Canada for “Waterdance” Acrylic on Canvas. 1999
2002 — Canadian Children’s Book Center Illustrated Motivational children’s book, One Step at a Time - Awarded by the Canadian Children’s Book Center as one of the best children’s books in Canada.

 

MULTIMEDIA REPRESENTATION

www.thefocusgallery.ca/The_Focus_Gallery/The_Focus_Gallery.html
www.artincanada.com/jimgummerson/index.html
www.jamesgummerson.ca

 

CORPORATE SALES

2006 — Paul Davis Systems, Burlington ON, “Dukhabour Door”, Watercolor 
2005 — Joyce Hodgkiss Realty, Hamilton ON, “Winter Orchard”, Acrylic on Board
2005 — Cave Art, Burlington in conjunction with Pixel Place, Hamilton ON
“WaterDance” 1999 Acrylic on Board: This piece was used in advertising both companies quality artistic reproductions.

 

MEMBERSHIPS

2016 — ArtistINC Hamilton ON.
2006 — Visual Arts Ontario Association 
2001 — Strathroy Art Association

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012 to Present — Instructor, Mohawk College Hamilton Ontario, “Watercolor for level 1 - 6” (instructor of record) 

2016 — Instructor, Peel Children's Aid, “Visual Art”
2000 — Instructor, Strathroy Ontario Arts Association, “Drawing for Beginners” (instructor of record) 
1998 — Instructor, Rossland Chamber of Commerce, BC, “Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting.” Continuing Education, (instructor of record)
1997 — Instructor, Trail Community Center, BC, “Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting.” (instructor of record)

E D U C A T I O N

1989-1991 Sheridan College of Applied Arts and Technology, Ontario CA “Interpretive Illustration" 
1992-1994 Collaborative Study with Professional Artist Art Jackson", Ontario CA.