|John Player in residency at the International Symposium of Contemporary Art of Baie-Saint-Paul, 2015
John Player was born in Victoria, BC in 1983. He holds a BFA in Studio Arts and a MFA in Painting and Drawing from Concordia University. He has participated in various group exhibitions in Montreal, where he has worked and lived since 2004. John was part of the Baie St-Paul Symposium in 2015 and of the Art Omi (NY) residency programme. In 2016, he was awarded the William Blair Bruce Travel Scholarship to undertake research cycling through former Soviet Republics. Finalist of the RBC Painting Competition in 2015, his work can found in numerous private collections and in the corporate collections of Groupe Courchesne Larose and BMO Financial Group.
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October 2016 - "Bordering the Fantastic" (group), at Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain
- John Player's website
click here to download the artist's recent C.V. (02/2014)