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Artist Salon with Chris Charlebois

Thursday, August 3, 2017

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The August Artist Salon features Guest Artist Chris Charlebois 

Our guest speaker will introduce his art practice to the group, and share his experiences as a painter who exhibits with commercial art galleries in the Lower Mainland and abroad. Participants are welcome to bring their questions and join in the discussion about the local art scene.

Registration required via email to Charis at CAu2@richmond.ca 

Presenter Bio:
Born in 1952 in Arvida, Quebec, Chris Charlebois has spent most of his life in British Columbia.  He attended the Vancouver School of Art where he studied under Don Jarvis and Bruce Boyd. Inspired by the west coast environment, his work is evolving into a kind of nature based abstraction. His work has been collected by numerous private and corporate collectors. Charlebois is very active in the Richmond art community, successfully participating in many live art auctions as well as teaching at the Steveston Village Phoenix Art Workshops.   

 

 

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Above: Chris Charlebois, "Back From Around" (detail), 2014, Oil painting, 52" x 44"