Elliott Louis Gallery Canadian Fine Art

Jane Adams  Bio  ·     ·  Exhibitions:   In Anticipation of Spring  ·  Floral Cuts click to view video  ·  Images and Icons  ·  Jane Adams - Western Journey


“Throughout my painting life, all of my works, mostly rendered on canvas
and paper are very much representative of my life, the time of year and
most of all the place where I live.  I have always drawn my inspiration
from nature.  The artist’s job, I believe is to awaken the viewer’s eye
to investigate a visual idea and see something totally new in an
ordinary subject.”





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Jane Adams - August Bloom - click for larger image

August Bloom
40 x 48 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,600
Jane Adams - Papillion III - click for larger image

Papillion III
75 x 28 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,000
Jane Adams - Two Bouquets in a Glass Vase - click for larger image

Two Bouquets in a Glass Vase
42 x 54 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - August Picking Flowers I - click for larger image

August Picking Flowers I
48 x 36 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - Vincent's Jug II - click for larger image

Vincent's Jug II
54 x 42 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - Crysanthemum Chinoise II - click for larger image

Crysanthemum Chinoise II
36 x 72 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,500
Jane Adams - Fantasy II - click for larger image

Fantasy II
60 x 60 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$6,000
Jane Adams - White Paintings #1, White Magnolia - click for larger image

White Paintings #1, White Magnolia
52 x 40 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,800
Jane Adams - Overture III - click for larger image

Overture III
26 x 26 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$2,600
Jane Adams - Quintuplet II - click for larger image

Quintuplet II
28 x 75 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,200
Jane Adams - Tricole #3 - click for larger image

Tricole #3
21 x 55 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$2,800
Jane Adams - White Paintings II, Iris - click for larger image

White Paintings II, Iris
52 x 40 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,800
Jane Adams - Banner Koi - click for larger image

Banner Koi
46 x 31 Inches 
watercolour monotype
$1,200
Jane Adams - White Paintings #1, Star Magnolia - click for larger image

White Paintings #1, Star Magnolia
52 x 40 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,800
Jane Adams - White Paintings III, Water Lilly - click for larger image

White Paintings III, Water Lilly
40 x 52 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,800
Jane Adams - Six Summer Peonies l - click for larger image

Six Summer Peonies l
43 x 70 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$4,500
Jane Adams - Six Summer Peonies ll - click for larger image

Six Summer Peonies ll
46 x 68 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$4,800
Jane Adams - Three Spring Flowers - click for larger image

Three Spring Flowers
12 x 32 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$1,700
Jane Adams - Frog in a Pond - click for larger image

Frog in a Pond
21 x 38 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$2,500
Jane Adams - Garden of Four - click for larger image

Garden of Four
28 x 30 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$2,400
Jane Adams - On Guard for Thee V - click for larger image

On Guard for Thee V
66 x 32 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - On Guard for Thee Vl - click for larger image

On Guard for Thee Vl
66 x 32 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - Tulip with Two Bees - click for larger image

Tulip with Two Bees
20 x 20 Inches 
acrylic with print medium on canvas
$1,900
Jane Adams - Skagen ll - click for larger image

Skagen ll
54 x 42 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - Bee Line II - click for larger image

Bee Line II
11 x 11 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$800
Jane Adams - Mountie Riding l - click for larger image

Mountie Riding l
52 x 54 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,000
Jane Adams - Meadow Hawk Blue - click for larger image

Meadow Hawk Blue
54 x 42 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$3,800
Jane Adams - At Ease l - click for larger image

At Ease l
75 x 36 Inches 
acrylic on canvas
$4,200
Jane Adams - Dragonfly Descending ll   - click for larger image

Dragonfly Descending ll
18 x 12 Inches 
woodcut, collage, acrylic
$1,050
Please email the gallery to view more works by Jane Adams.


Solo Exhibitions
2009     Profusion, Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton, Alberta
2009     Floral Cuts, Elliott Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2007     Images & Icons, Elliott Louis Gallery
2005     Western Journey, Elliott Louis Gallery
2003     Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton, AB
2002     Hambleton Fine Arts, Vancouver, B.C.
2002     The West Vancouver City Hall
2001     Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton, AB
2000     In Nature’s Realm, John Ramsay Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2000     Dundarave Print Studio, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.
1999     Grandiflora, John Ramsay Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1998     Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, B.C.
1997     Dundarave Print Studio, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.
1995     Elysian Fountains, The Ferry Building Gallery, West Vancouver, B.C.
1994     Simple Life Forms, John Ramsay Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1992     Jane Adams: Recent Work, John Ramsay Gallery, Vancouver, B.C
1992     The Ferry Building, West Vancouver, B.C.
1988     Don Stewart Gallery, Montreal, Québec
1986     Don Stewart Gallery, Montreal, Québec
1985     Esperanza Gallery, Montreal, Québec
1983     Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1982     Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
1975     Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1973     Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.


Group Exhibitions
2012    100 years,Ferry Building West Vancouver
2006     Perspectives, Elliott Louis Gallery, Vancouver. B.C.
2005     Autumnity, Elliott Louis Gallery
2005     Western Reflections, Elliott Louis Gallery
2005     Full Spectrum, Elliott Louis Gallery
2004     Elliot Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2004     Canada House Gallery,Banff, Alberta
2003     Elliott Louis Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2002     The Ferry Building, West Vancouver, B.C.
2002     Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB
2002     Elissa Cristall Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
2001     John Ramsay Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1999     Agnes Bugera Gallery, Edmonton, AB
1999     Dundarave Print Studio, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.
1999     Helen Pitt Gallery: Thirty Years Later, Vancouver, B.C.
1999     A Tribute to Jack Shadbolt, Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1997     Douglas College, New Westminster, B.C.
1996     Dundarave Print Studio, Granville Island, Vancouver, B.C.
1991     Galerie Delaney, Montreal, Québec (consecutive from 1989)
1991     Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1991     Keith Alexander Gallery, Vancouver, B.C.
1990     Arts Westmount, Montreal, Québec (consecutive from 1986)
1986     Galerie Delaney, Montreal, Québec (consecutive from 1985)
1982     Thomas Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba


Collections
Vancouver, Fairmount Hotel, Vancouver, B.C.
Empress, Hotel, Victoria, B.C.
Hoggan & Associates, Vancouver, B.C.
Alchemy Group, Vancouver. B.C.
Art Bank, Ottawa
BCAA Vancouver, B.C.
Chateau Whistler, Whistler, B.C.
Crofton House School, Vancouver, B.C.
Delta Hotel, Montreal, Québec
Esso, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Georgian Court Hotel, Vancouver
Hotel Manoir, St. Sauveur, Québec
Lawson Lundell, Vnacouver, B.C.
Chateau Stores, Montreal, Québec
McPherson Library, Victoria, B.C.
National One Systems, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Pacific Basin Shipping & Trading, Hong Kong
Price Waterhouse, Montreal, Québec
Royal Trust, Montreal, Québec
Teleglobe Canada, Montreal, Québec
Televator Inc., Montreal, Québec
Uniglobe Travel, Vancouver, B.C.
Union Life, Drummondville, Québec
Vancouver Academy of Music
Vancouver Art Gallery Rentals
Vancouver General Hospital, LaurelPavilion
Via Rail
Waterfront Hotel, Vancouver, B.C.
Intrawest Hotel, Palm Springs, U.S.A.
Sayward Building, Victoria, B.C.
Jasper Park Lodge, Jasper, Alberta



Bibliography
A Profusion of Colour & Life, Edmonton Journal, April, 2009
“Mentors in our Midst”West Vancouver Community Arts Council, 2004
Bouchard, Gilbert. “Pick of the Gardens” Jane Adams Opulent Spring, Edmonton Journal, May 23, 2003
Kellogg, Alan. “Inspiration from the Garden.”Edmonton Journal, 24 March 2001
“From garden to Table”, Edmonton Journal, “Ten Best Things to do this weekend.”March 23, 2001
Brayshaw, Christopher. Jane Coulthard Adams, Magic Realism. North Shore News, 14 July, 1993,
Brayshaw, Christopher. Seasons in Eden. Artichoke, 1995
Playboard, Vol 28, No. 4, September, 1993 (featuring painting by Jane Adams)
Sabbath, Lawrence. “Review: Jane Adams.” The Montreal Gazette, 23 February, 1985
Capreol, Joan. “Review: Jane Adams.” The Westmount Examiner, 14 February 1985
Anderson, Jeffery.“Review: Jane Adams.”Winnipeg Free Press, 26 November, 1983
Anderson, Jeffery.“Review: Jane Adams.”Winnipeg Free Press, 22 January, 1983
Graham, John. “Review: Jane Adams.” Winnipeg Free Press, 11 December, 1982
Manitoba Visual Art Index, 1983
Canadian Artists in Exhibition, Toronto: The Roundstone Council for the Arts, 1974


Awards
1983     Manitoba Arts Council Grant
1976     and including 1974, 1973, 1972: Canada Council Project Grants
1968     Canada Council Bursary
1968     Leon & Thea Koerner Foundation Grant
1968     University of Victoria Purchase Award (Library)
1965     Vancouver School of Art Staff Scholarship (Emily Carr)

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