EARLE and FRAN BARR
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(posted on 14 Apr 2013)

Earle Barr • ART HISTORY • Partial List

Galleries • Exhibitions • Salons • Publications

ART EDUCATION

Art Gallery of Toronto (Ontario)–Arthur Lismer Saturday Morning Art Classes–1944-45/1945-46/1946-47.

East York Collegiate Toronto – Grade 9 ... Primarily Art Class.

Danforth Technical School Toronto – 3 Year Art Course, Grades 10,11,12 – 1951 (Art Shows).

WATERCOLOURS • OILS • ACRYLICS • DRAWINGS

Scarborough Art Group – September 1962. Elected Exhibition Chairman Dec 5th 1962 until same time 1964

Cedarbrae Collegiate Art Show (Scarborough Art Group) – April 18/19/20 1963

East York Board of Education purchased 4 Watercolours – February 12th 1963

– Education Director Dalton A. Morrison purchased an additional 11 Watercolours

Linhart Gallery Toronto – March 1964

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – April 25th until 30th 1964 (22 Works) (one person show)

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – all of July 1964 ( 21 Works) with Zolton Szabo

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – October 1964 (Group Show) (10 Works)

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – December 1964 (Group Show)

East York Centennial Show – January 3rd to 21st 1967 at East York Public Library (44 Works) (one person show)

Member of York-Scarborough Art Guild – 1967

Guild of all Arts Scarborough Show – 1967

The Art Guild of York Scarborough Show at Centennial Civic Centre May 1st to 6th 1967

Canadiana Gallery Show Toronto – May 6th to June 3rd 1967

Scarborough Centennial Show – May 15th to 20th 1967

North York Library Art Show, Willowdale Ontario – September 1967

Macken Gallery Toronto – September 20th to 30th 1967 (25 works) (one person show) and from August 20th to October 26th to

28th 1967 and December and January 1968

Downsview Library Gallery Show (HM) – October 1968

Society of Cooperative Artists Toronto (Show)

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – May 11th to 25th 1968 with Bill Parsons, Andy Nixon and Frank MacDonald

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – October 1968

Beckett Gallery Hamilton – 1968

Hamilton Wentworth Art Show – June 29th to July 6th 1969

Canadian Fine Arts Co-Operative Association (CFACA) – 1969

The Art Guild of York Scarborough Show at Canadiana Motor Hotel September 1969

North Scarborough Rotary Art Show at Warner Lambert Canada – September 27/28/ 1969

Four Seasons Show, Jarvis Street Toronto

Scarborough Development Art Show – February and March 1975

East York Education Centre – 1975 (10 Works) (one person show)

Studio Showcase Gallery Toronto – October 1975

Bendale Library Scarborough Ontario – Year Forgotten

Picture Loan Society Toronto – Year Foregotten

Port Carling Library Ontario Show 1995 – one watercolour on permanent display

PHOTOGRAPHY • WOOLPAINTING

Don Mills Camera Club Shows during the 1970's and 1980's – "many awards" including "MASTER PHOTOGRAPHER Award"

Federation of Ontario Naturalists – Photography Contest and Publication of same – A number of Awards during the 1970's

Greater Toronto Council Camera Clubs – Shows during the 1980's

Qualified as a 'Judge' under GTCCC – did much Judging during the 1970's 80's and 90's

Kodak Gallery Show Toronto

Toronto Camera Club Show

Burlington Cultural Centre Show Ontario

National Association of the Photographic Arts (now CAPA) 1980's around Canada

Photographic Society of America – during 1970's and 1980's around the world – 'Star' Photographer in Nature and Pictorial

Penny Varney Gallery Gravenhurst Ontario – 2001 and 2002 continuous

Bracebridge Photography Club Shows 1993 until 2003 in various venues

Bracebridge Library Show Ontario – Year Forgotten

Georgian Bay Area Camera Clubs – Shows – 1993 until 2003 in various venues

Photography Slide Shows (a number of times) – Lions Club – Port Carling Seniors – Minett Seniors –

Bracebridge Photography Club – Knox Church Port Carling

Muskokan – 16 Covers over past 10 years (1993 - 2003)

Muskoka Arts and Crafts Chapel Gallery Show – 'Garden Delights' – February 5th to 26th 1994 also Wildflower Slide Show

Port Carling Museum – Slide Show Lectures – July 1994 –– August 16, 1995 –– July 17, 1996

Chapel Gallery Show Ontario – PC Stands for Port Carling Show – July 1996

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Muskoka Arts and Crafts Chapel Gallery Ontario (member May 1993) – Woolpaintings – April 3rd until April 24 1999

Sue Warden Craftscape TV Show Toronto – 1999 – Episode 298 Run Periodically for several years

New VR TV Art Show Barrie Ontario – 1999

Gravenhurst Cable TV Ontario Events ... ran periodically for a while – 1999

Money Concept Gallery Bracebridge Ontario – Woolpaintings – August and September 1999

Country Reflections Limited – Wendy Cleland periodic representative

Muskoka Tourism Gallery

Port Carling Museum Catto Gallery Ontario – all of July 2005

Port Carling Museum Catto Gallery Ontario – June 29th to August 2nd 2007

Seeking Beauty Gallery Port Carling Ontario – all year 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009

Penny Varney Gallery Gravenhurst Ontario – September 2007 until -> 2008 ->

Deerhurst Resort Art Show Huntsville Ontario

Muskoka Arts and Crafts Spring Show Bracebridge ...a number of awards over the years –– April 22/23/24 1994

April 21/22/23 1995 (E. Award) – April 19/20/21 1996 (E. Award) – April 18/19/20 1997 – April 17/18/19/ 1998 – April 16/17/18 1999 –

April 14/15/16 2000 – April 20/21/22 2001 – April 19/20/21 2002 – April 11/12/13 2003 – April 16/17/18 2004 (27th) (F. Award)

April 15/16/17 2005 – April 21/22/23 2006 – April 20/21/22 2007 (30th - E Award) – April 18/19/20 2008 (E&F Award)

Don Mills Camera Club Shows during the 1980's (Earle and Frances)

Muskoka Arts and Crafts Chapel Gallery Ontario Show – Photography of Frances and Earle – March 3rd until April 7th 2001

Muskoka Arts and Crafts Chapel Gallery Ontario Show – Photography of Frances and Earle Oct 18th to Nov 15th 1997

Arrow Magazine Publication (TMLRA/MRA) Photography and Paintings – 2001/2002/2003/2004/2005/2006/2007/2008...

"many awards"(Earle and Frances) plus publication all year

Muskoka Magazine – Several articles about our Art

Beyond Magazine – Article with our Photographs written by us - about us

Artisans Gallery Huntsville Ontario – on going 1999 until 2006

Muskoka Lakes Spring Art Tour (We are one of the founders) – 1st. June 14/15 2003 – June 12/13 2004 – June 11/12 2005 –

June 10/11 2006 – June 9/10 2007

Big Art Thing (2000) July 2002 – July 26/27 2003 – July 24/25 2004 – July 23/24 2005 – July 22/23 and 29/30 2006

Kimberley Seldon Toronto – April 2008

Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts (Earle and Frances) – 2007 and 2008

Bala Bay Inn – June 2007 and 2008 (one evening) (Earle and Frances)

Village Place Gallery Port Carling Ontario (continuous show of the work of Earle and Frances) – April 25th until October 17th 2008

Auburn Gallery Gravenhurst Ontario (Show of Woolpaintings) – June 14th to 28th 2008

As a Commercial Artist ... I Designed Logos and Stationery for many Canadian Companys in the 50's 60's and 70's

I designed the first CREDIT CARDS, BANK CARDS and IDENTIFICATION CARDS for many companys including Eatons of Canada ---

Volvo Toronto --- Toronto Dominion Bank --- Conroy Hotel --- the Hawks Nest ---

General Motors GM'65 (Guardian Maintenance) ---- plus others.

I designed Stationery for many companys including ... Trane --- Turnbull Elevators --- Universal Rolling Mills ---

Graphic Production Services --- Giffels and Associates --- Ontario Technical School Association --- Shouldice Surgery ---

Sunworthy Wall Fashions --- plus many more.

SINCE MOVING TO SOUTH WESTERN ONTARIO IN 2010 WE HAVE HAD THE PRIVILEGE OF MANY SHOWS. SOME DAY I WILL UPDATE THIS HISTORY ... HOWEVER ... AT THIS TIME, WORKING ON ART EVERYDAY SEEMS MOST IMPORTANT.

(posted on 16 Nov 2011)

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