Luminous John Lander: Landscape, Portrait, and Still Life

September 29th, 2018 – December 9th, 2018

John Lander, Blue Rabbit detail), 1977, serigraph, Purchase, 1980.

Reception: Sunday, October 14, 1pm

Oshawa born artist John Lander (1951-1992) created a body of work in prints, paintings, and wood cuts, that speaks to an intense encounter with life. From his earliest screen prints to his final paintings, Lander’s aesthetic combines high style, humour, saturated colour, and a kind of yearning.

Luminous John Lander includes work exhibited during Lander’s solo exhibition at the RMG in 1988, as well as prints and paintings never previously exhibited, from several private collections.
Curated by Terry Sefton.

A printmaking workshop led artist Angela Hennessey has been developed based on this exhibition and Lander’s work. Click here to learn more!