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André Schirmer


Urban Painter 
Shouting Montréal 
Imagine the image 
Light mouvements
Living inspiration 
Moving colors
Everyday faces 
Moving Canvas
Intense light
Expressing the city
Expressing life!
Designer, graphic designer, illustrator and painter
Led Griffe Design, graphic designer firm
Keen observer of his environment.
From landscape painter to urbain painter,
He is specially interested in colouring, light effects and facial expressions.

TRAINNING

School of Fine Arts – 1967
Studies live models (oil pastel) 

MEDIUM

Acrylic on canvas &ndash Mixed &ndash oil pastels

EXHIBITS

Exposition de couleurs 1 plus 1 – Espace La Fontaine from January 17 to February 17 2013
Galerie Onessimo Fine Art - West Palm Beach – Florida – 2011
STEPHEN LOWE art gallery – Calgary, Alberta – 2011
Danielle Peleg Gallery - West Bloomfield Township – Michigan
Galerie Knowlton – Knowlton
Lise Leclerc, art broker – Québec
MENSI & RIOUX – Montréal
Galerie MX – Montréal
Galeries d'Art Beauchamp – Québec
Las Olas Fine Arts – Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Café Les Entretiens – Montréal
Exibit LES DAMES DE LA FONTAINE – June to August 2011 – Montréal
Koyman Galleries – Ottawa – 2010
Gallery Déjà Vu, inc. Fine Art – Miami, Florida – 2010
Cercle des Artistes Peintres et Sculpteur du Québec – 3rd grand prize in frontière figurative – 2009
Galerie Bistrot Carpe Diem – Knowlton – 2008–2009
Exibit Galerie Dentaire – Montréal – April 15th to May 12th 2009
Studio 261 – Montréal – 2006–2008
Galerie Baliz – Montréal – 2007
Galerie Harwood – Hudson – 2007
Exposition La Farandole des arts visuels du Lac Masson – 2007
Exposition Galerie Henry Giroux – St-Sauveur – 2002
Galerie Harrison – Montréal – 1998
Exposition au Centre de commerce mondiale – 1998
Exposition privée – rue St-Jean, Montréal – 1996
Exposition au Centre d’Histoire de Montréal – 1994
Exposition TRAFFIC dans le Vieux-Montréal – 1993
Exposition à la Galerie Clarence Gagnon – 1984
Several other private exhibitions – 1980-1987

CORPORATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Avmor, Montréal – DuMaurier-Impérial-Tobacco, Montréal – Journal La Presse, Montréal– Magil Construction, Montréal – Organisation de l’aviation civile internationale (OACI), Montréal – Bell Canada, Montréal – Montréal airport – Union des municipalités du Québec (UMQ)

MEDIA COVERAGE

MAGAZIN'ART, Automn 2010, p 84 – 87