Gordon Holland

“Living in the vicinity of the prairies, foothills and mountains, I feel compelled to paint what I know. Hiking in the mountains stimulates the senses. The variety in lights and darks create the contrast so necessary in a good painting.”

Art Education:
1995-2017 – Art classes with Susan Woolgar, Loretta Secord, Mary Leigh Doyle, Karen Richter
1990-1996 – Alberta College of Art with Lorie Cormack, Dulcie Foo Fat, Helen Hadala, Isabel Hunt-Johnson and Barbara Milne
1990 – University of Calgary
1991-1989 – Adult Education with Susan Woolgar

Stan Blodgett
Marilyn Kinsella
Brent Laycock
Jeanette McLelland
Lauretta Secord
George Mihelchion
Susan Woolgar
Pat Jones
Mary Leigh Doyle
Jim Brager
Goland Certs

Group Shows:
City Hall (7)
Bankers Hall (2)
Elveden Hose (7)
Gulf Canada Square (6)
Kerby Centre (5)
Muttart Gallery (2)
Patterson Heights Community Hall (6)
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (2)
Springbank Community Hall Auction (2)
St. Cyprians (Holy Cross) (9)
University of Calgary Theatre Gallery (2)
Triwood Community Hall (6)
Dalhousie Community Hall (6)
Woodgreen Presbyterian Church (3)
Devonian Gardens (3)

Art Societies:
Calgary Community Painters Society
Calgary Sketch Club
The Group

Private and Public Institutions