Takao Tanabe

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Takao Tanabe, CM, OBC (born 16 September 1926) is a Canadian painter.

Born in Prince Rupert, British Columbia, the son of a commercial fisherman, he was interned with other Japanese-Canadians in the British Columbia interior during World War II. The subjects of Takao Tanabe's paintings are almost exclusively landscapes of British Columbia.




  1. ^ Order of Canada citation
  2. ^ "Members since 1880". Royal Canadian Academy of Arts. Retrieved 11 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Takao Tanabe, Gathie Falk win $30K Audain Prize for art". CBC News. Retrieved 21 March 2017. 

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