“On Walden’s Pond”

The Art Of Isolation by Brian Turner

 

September 17 to October 3, 2021

Thursday, Friday & Saturday 12 to 6 pm; Sunday 12 to 5 pm


If desired, private showings by appointment  info@galerieoldchelsea.ca

Galerie Old Chelsea is pleased to present the watercolour paintings of Brian Turner. Turner has won many awards for his watercolours and recently won the Canadian Landscape Award at the Society of Canadian Artists’ 52nd Open International Juried Exhibition.

In the 1800’s Walden’s Pond became immortalized in American folklore when Henry David Thoreau lived in creative isolation for 2 years, 2 months and 2 days.  His self-imposed isolation produced masterpieces of creative thought and insight.  Brian Turner decided to use this Covid period to refine his watercolour skills even further and the resulting work is quite astonishing.

We invite you to see these amazing works and experience Brian Turner’s artistic journey as he im-mersed himself in creative isolation with his watercolour brushes through these last two years.

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Upcoming exhibitions - 2021

October 8- October 28 - Jacqueline Ratto-Allard
October 29 - November 18 - Marianne Feaver
November 19 - December 9 - Richard Austin
December 10- December 30 - Associates - Smalls Show