JOHN PLAYER


 
John

www.johnplayer.net

John Player in residency at the International Symposium of Contemporary Art of Baie-Saint-Paul, 2015

 

BIOGRAPHY / HIGHLIGHTS / WORKS FOR SALE  /  PFOAC EXHIBITIONS  / LINKS  /  ARTIST'S C.V.


BIOGRAPHY

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.

Catalogue available:

alexandre castonguay catalogue JOHN PLAYER
Tactical Perspectives, 2015
Color catalogue including bilingual essays from Andrew Pel
48 p. : 40 ill. ; 22 x 14 cm
ISBN 978-2-9808695-3-2
AVAILABLE FOR ORDER


HIGHLIGHTS

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Installation view from John Player,
Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain, July 2013
 
Installation view from John Player,
Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain, July 2013
     
Mots Perdus   I became a shelter

Bunker, 2011, oil on panel, 46 x 61 cm. (18" x 24"),
private collection
 
Predator View, 2012, oil on canvas, 122 x 152 cm. (48" x 60"),
private collection
     

PFOAC EXHIBITIONS

August 2017 - " John Player " (solo), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain @ Centre Space 
October 2016 - "Bordering the Fantastic" (group), at Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain
August 2016 - "John Player" (solo), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain - on line
June 2014 - "John Player"(solo), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain
January 2014 - "John Player" (solo), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain @ Centre Space 
August 2014 - "Luminescences MTL - TO" (group), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain
July 2014 - "Luminescences MTL - TO" (group), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain
March 2014 - "VOLTA 2014" (solo), New York, Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain booth
October 2012 - "Toronto International Art Fair" (group), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain booth
July 2013 - "John Player" (solo), Pierre-François Ouellette art contemporain



LINKS

- John Player's website



ARTIST'S C.V.

click here to download the artist's recent C.V.


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