Category Archives: Arctic

Paintings and Muti-media from the arctic by artist David McEown

McMichael Canadian Art Collection “Art Mentorship Project”

December 20, 2013 – March 02, 2014 Exhibition Opening Sunday, January 19,
 1:00 to 3:00 pm, with remarks at 2:00 pm   McMichael Canadian Art Collection 10365 Islington Avenue, Kleinburg, Ontario, Canada   L0J 1C0 (Islington Avenue north of Major … Continue reading

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The Northwest Passage

The video above shows landscape painting highlights from our trip along the fabled Northwest Passage aboard the Akademik Ioffe in the summer of 2012. Many thanks to the team at One Ocean Expeditions for a great voyage and enabling me … Continue reading

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Denali, Watercolours from Alaska

In early September, autumn is well on its way in Denali National Park, Alaska.  While hoping to capture a glimpse of Denali, North America’s highest mountain, i focused painting on site trying to capture the mountain light and weather played … Continue reading

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Remembrance, a journey outward and within.

I am currently in Toronto preparing and warming up my brushes for upcoming Antarctica trips.  It is the time of year to look back and pay homage to many who have inspired and opened paths for a creative life.  Just … Continue reading

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