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 I am delighted to have my work profiled in the 25th Anniversary Issue of the American publication 'International Artist Magazine'. August/September Issue, 2023. A four page spread ' Master Painters of the World' !

 

 

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Click on poster to see images from the exhibition

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I have been invited to participate in the prestigious Pouch Cove Foundation artist residency program for May, 2022. located on the Avalon peninsula in Newfoundland. Begun in 1990 by James Baird, it has hosted thousands of artists from around the world and is by invitation only. There will be nine artists in residence, all painters of water in it's different forms. The residency is housed in a former school house and each artist has there own self contained studio/living space.

The residency will culminate with an exhibition at the James Baird Gallery titled 'Water". Opening May 28, 2022 and continues until June.

Here are the other artists involved in the residency

Katharine Burns.         Dartmouth, NS
Joe Sampson.          Toronto, ON.
Jim Park.                     Vancouver, BC
Nikki Baxendale.          Vancouver, BC.
Amelia Alcock-White    Vancouver, BC
Jess Hurley Scott.     Scituate, MA

 


 

           

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Click on poster to see photos of the exhibition


                             

                                                                                                                                                                                                               

 

                                

This painting, Skye, 24" x 24", acrylic on panel, was commissioned for the Brian Mulroney Centre, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS

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It was an enormous honour to have my painting Euryal selected for the Artbox Project at the  prestigious Basel Art Fair in Switzerland June 2018. 

The selected artists had one work displayed on a specially constructed video screen during the fair. 

 

 


 

 

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      Euryal, 36" x 36", acrylic on panel, 2016 

This painting was in the exhibiton 'Terroir: A Nova Scotia Survey' at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax.

June 25, 2016 - January 15, 2017

"This historic exhibition engaged artists across the province by inviting the submission of works in a diversity of artistic mediums, with no demographic or age restrictions. The process will culminate in showcasing contemporary works by the 29 selected artists—acclaimed and emerging—and provide the public with an opportunity to engage with Nova Scotia’s rich visual culture."          

 

    

                                                                                                                                       The artist with Euryal at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Jaye with the banner for the exhibition outside the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

 


     

                                 An wonderful article about Jaye in a cool new Nova Scotia magazine.                                                   


Jaye's painting 'Thelxiope' has been selected for the cover of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra's 'Key' program book for  the October-November 2015 Issue. She is one of only 8 Canadian artists and the only Atlantic Canadian artist, to be featured on the program cover for the special 'Music and Art' series.

 

 


Jaye's painting, Wave20 (middle image) has been selected for the label of Steinhart Distillerie's Maple Vodka.The image on the left is how the bottle looks before you peel the label off to reveal the image of the painting underneath (on the right), a very clever design! The label design was award a gold medal at the PAC (an international packaging consortium)  awards gala in Toronto, April 22, 2015 !