Robert Genn: A Lifetime of Painting
January 19 - February 2 2019
Opening Reception: January 19 1-4 PM
Robert Genn (1936-2014)
Madrona Gallery is pleased to present a major retrospective exhibition of Robert Genn’s paintings from the late 1960s to the 2000s.
Robert Genn was a internationally recognized painter and author. Over 5 decades Genn became a leading figure in Canadian landscape painting. His landscapes have become iconic images of late 20th century Canadian Art.
In addition to his contributions as a painter his writing on painting, published in The Painters Keys, Love letters to Art and In Praise of Painting have become go-to material for thousands of artists around the globe. His bi-weekly email newsletter raised important questions and caused discussion on a host of issues that have continued to be informative and relevent.