Wise, Donna

Artist Bio:

Donna Wise is a Toronto based artist who has exhibited in Canada and The United States.

Her versatile acrylic paintings are large,bold,fluid and full of energetic confidence.

For a number of years ,she was a Docent,both at The Art Gallery of Ontario and

The Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto.By invitation,she was involved in art auctions

for The Canadian Opera Company,The National Ballet,The Royal Ontario Museum, and The Baycrest Hospital.

Her work could be found in the Board Room of The Parliament Building at Queen’s Park in Toronto and the lobby of The Elgin Theatre in Toronto.

She has works in many corporate collections including The Four Seasons,The Baycrest Hospital, Equitable Trust amongst others.Her paintings can be found in private collections throughout Toronto,Montreal,San Francisco Miami and Tel Aviv.

Wise had an individual grant from The Ontario Art Council in 1985.

She is a proud elected member of The Society of Canadian Artists since 1985

Artist Statement:

For me painting is a visual language that ignites my curiosity and imagination.

I paint for the sheer joy of it!

My approach is both intuitive and experimental. Acrylic paint is the medium of choice as it allows me the freedom to watch as the story unfolds.

Colour is the impetus combined with some unorthodox and playful tools, like an assortment of brushes, scrappers,credit cards ,rakes and rollers.

While nature and the beauty of the world that surrounds ,shows me the possibility of pressing the envelope of artistic creation.

Contact Info:

Website : DonnaWiseArt.com
Email : Donnawiseart@gmail.com

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