The Kingston Prize - Canada's Portrait Competition

Date: 
from Friday, October 6, 2017 - 12:00pm to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 4:00pm

 

Event Description: Exhibition of 30 Finalists:

Peter Adams, Creemore ON
Phil Atwood, Toronto ON
James Bentley, Île-Perrot QC
Nicholas Bierk, Toronto ON
Keith Boa, Toronto ON
Brian Burke, Murray Harbour PEI
Michael Carlyle, Windsor ON
Sally Clark, Vancouver BC
Joe Coffey, Victoria BC
Christine Cousineau, Hudson QC
Christienne Cuevas, Kitchener ON
Shaun Downey, Toronto ON
Brian Grison, Victoria BC
Ale Groen, Richmond Hill ON
Janine Hall, Calgary AB
Zoë Hartwick, Vancouver BC
Daniel Hughes, Kingston ON
Phil Irish, Elora ON
Kit King, Curran ON
Jacques Leveille, Outremont QC
John McDonald, Petty Harbour Maddox Cove NL
Keita Morimoto, Etobicoke ON
Sylvain Nadeau, Drummondville QC
Kae Sasaki, Winnipeg MB
Yaël Schechter-Lafleur, Kingston ON
Ian Shatilla, Montreal QC
Jane Tarini, Edmonton AB
Helena Vallée-Dallaire, Val-Morrin QC
Dori Vanderheyden, Toronto ON
Leslie Watts, Stratford ON

Event Location: Firehall Theatre - 185 South Street, Gananoque, ON

        Noon - 8:00 pm October 6th - 18th
 
        Noon - 6:00 pm October 15th - 21st
 
        Noon - 4:00 pm October 22nd
 

Free admission, donations welcome

The Kingston Prize encourages and rewards the creation of contemporary portraits by Canadian artists, through a biennial national competition for paintings and drawings. The monetary prize provides encouragement for artists to develop new approaches to portraiture.