Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery AIRS 2017 show featured painting by Adam Briggs

Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery AIRS 2017 show featured painting by Adam Briggs

Cruisin' – 36 x 24" Oil on Canvas (shown above)

An oil painting by Capilano University IDEA School of Design alumnus, Adam Briggs was recently hanging at the Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery on Granville Island for the 2017 Annual International Representational Show (AIRS Show) which ran October 10, 2017 to October 29, 2017. Adam graduated from the IDEA School of Design in 2013.

Artist Statement

Never stopping, always in motion, just as the brush strokes swim to completion: the Great White is one of he most majestic, feared and beautiful creatures we have. This painting is an ode to the history this fish carries and the importance the Great White has to all of us.

About Adam

Adam Briggs is an oil painter, illustrator and Art Director based in Vancouver, Canada. Painting in an expressive impressionistic style with a high emphasis on colour and composition, he is skilled at creating visual stories. Adam accepts oil painting commissions for a multitude of end uses.

About AIRS Show

The Annual International Representational Show is the Federation of Canadian Artists' annual call to artists working across the globe in the representational style.

One of the most accessible art styles, at the core of representational art, the essence of the object, subject or place is clearly communicated through realism and impressionism.

About The Federation of Canadian Artists

The Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) is a registered charity founded in 1941 by professional Canadian working artists including Group of Seven luminaries Lawren Harris, Arthur Lismer, and A.Y. Jackson. The FCA is dedicated to raising artistic standards by stimulating participants to greater heights of knowledge and achievement by offering what is believed to be the first completely artists sponsored gallery in Canada. The mission of the FCA is to advance the knowledge and appreciation of art and culture to all Canadians, offering education, exhibition and communication in the Visual Arts, and to support and promote emerging to professional member artists.

For more details, see: adambriggs.caartists.ca, or explore Federation of Canadian Artists on Instagram.

 

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