Heather Horton

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Heather Horton
Born (1974-04-27) 27 April 1974 (age 43)
Burlington, Ontario
Nationality Canadian
Education Sheridan College, Oakville, Ontario and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
Known for Painting
Movement Realism

Heather Margaret Horton (born April 27, 1974) is a Canadian artist. She is known for creating portraits that convey a sense of alienation in natural surroundings[1]

Representation and collections[edit]

Heather's work is represented by two Canadian Galleries (Abbozzo Gallery & Loch Gallery). Her work can be found in private and corporate collections in Canada, The United States, Germany, The United Kingdom, and at The Canadian Embassy in Arkana, Turkey. Some of her works belong to the collections of Canadian artist David Blackwood (and his wife Anita), television personality Stephen Colbert, & Credit/Debit Card Acquiring Services Moneris Solutions.

Associations and professional organizations[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • 2006 Honorable Mention, Society of Canadian Artists' 39th Annual Juried Show, Toronto, ON
  • 2006 First Prize, Artworks Oakville 7th Annual Juried Show, Oakville, ON
  • 2006 Mike Randall Family Award, Artworks Oakville 7th Annual Juried Show, Oakville, ON
  • 2006 Dog Writers' Association of America Best Illustration Award
  • 2005 Opus Framing and Art Supplied Award, Painting On The Edge, FCA, Vancouver, BC
  • 2004 Opus Framing and Art Supplied Award, Painting On The Edge, FCA, Vancouver, BC
  • 2003 Best In Show Award, "Water", Etobicoke, Ontario (Society of Canadian Artists)
  • 2003 Silver Medal, Interpretive Illustration, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

Solo exhibitions[edit]

  • 2009 Newfoundland Portraits, Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2007 Passages, Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2002 New Paintings, Hamilton and Regional Arts Council Gallery, Hamilton, ON
  • 1998 New Paintings, Bauhaus Café, Hamilton, ON
  • 1997 Twiggy Café, Toronto, ON

Selected group exhibitions[edit]

  • 2009 "OSA In The GTA", Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2009 Exploring The Figure, Loch Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2008 Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
  • 2008 Explorations in Realism, Loch Gallery, Calgary, AB
  • 2008 Different Dimensions, Loch Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2008 29th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON
  • 2008 "OSA In The GTA", Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2007 "The Best Of The Contemporaries:, Loch Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2007 "The Ontario Society Of Artists New Members Exhibition", John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2007 Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
  • 2007 "The Architecture Show", Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2007 "A Look At Young Painters", Loch Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2007 "Go Figure", Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2007 "White", Abbozzo Gallery, Oakville, ON
  • 2007 28th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON
  • 2006 27th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON
  • 2005 Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
  • 2005 26th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON
  • 2004 25th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON
  • 2003 CO-OP on Scollard, Yorkville, Toronto, ON
  • 2003 24th Annual Burlington Art Centre Art Auction, Burlington, ON

Selected juried exhibitions[edit]

  • 2009 "The Cat's Meow", Intolerant Gallery, Hamilton, ON
  • 2008 "I-Am-A-Heather Exhibition", Future Tenant Gallery, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 2007 "Celebrating The Season", Society of Canadian Artists, Rainbow Market Square Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2006 Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles Illustration West 45 Annual
  • 2006 "Small, Smaller, Smallest", Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • 2006 Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant Juried Exhibition, Brantford, ON
  • 2006 39th Annual Open, National Juried Exhibition, Society of Canadian Artists, Toronto, ON
  • 2006 4th Annual Open, International Juried Show "Painting On The Edge", Vancouver, BC
  • 2006 Artworks Oakville 7th Annual Juried Show, Town Hall, Oakville, ON
  • 2005 Toronto International Art Fair, Toronto, ON
  • 2005 3rd Annual Open, International Juried Show "Painting On The Edge", Vancouver, BC
  • 2005 "Art Fusion", Traveling Exhibition, Gainsborough Galleries, Calgary, AB and Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • 2004 37th National Open Juried Exhibition of Visual Arts, Salle Tudor-La Maison Ogilvy Inc., Montreal, QC
  • 2004 2nd Annual Open, International Juried Show "Painting On The Edge", Vancouver, BC
  • 2004 Society of Canadian Artists Members Juried Show, Barber Gallery, Guelph, ON
  • 2004 "Dimples, Wrinkles, and Folds", Federation of Canadian Artists, Federation Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • 2003 "Love", 2nd Annual Miniature Exhibition, Lonsdale Gallery, Toronto, ON
  • 2003 Society of Canadian Artists Members Exhibition, The Hummingbird Centre for The Performing Arts, Toronto, ON

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Heather Horton • The Artist's Life (Series 3)". movingimages.ca. Moving Images Distribution Society. 2007. Retrieved June 15, 2017. 

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