Wendy Brown is an artist and writer currently living inPowell River,BC. She studied Fine Art at Ontario College of Art (now OCAD) inToronto. As well as working as a painter, she has been an art director in publishing and advertising, an illustrator, editorial cartoonist and teacher.
In 1991 she moved fromTorontoto BC where she works as a full-time painter in herPowellRiverstudio. Brown has had numerous solo and group shows inOntarioand BC, and has won a number of provincial, federal and international awards for both fine art and editorial cartooning.
Although primarily known for figure work, Brown’s most recent paintings have been large, intimate landscapes – approaching the natural subject almost as portraiture. Original works are in acrylic on canvas or oil pastel on card.
Brown’s drawings and paintings hang in private collections in BC,Ontario,New York,CaliforniaandEngland.