Paul Constable
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Biography



  • Born 1953, Comox, British Columbia.
  • Graduate of the Alberta College of Art & Design, 1976.
  • Member of the Saturday Morning Figurative Sessions.
  • Member of the Saskatoon Printmakers (Now Disassembled)
  • Member of the Prairie Sculptors Association
  • Past Board Member of the Saskatchewan Craft Council
  • Board Member, Treasurer of CARFAC, Saskatchewan.
  • Member of the Mendel art Gallery
  • Member of the Chapel Gallery, North Battleford
  • Director and Owner of Artists in Canada.com (since 2000)

  • Works in a variety of mediums including; watercolour, acrylic, oil, woodcut, linocut, monotypes and sculpture installations.
  • 1994 - 1996 taught adult evening watercolour classes.
  • Participates in numerous group shows and a few selective benefits each year.


  • In 1991, he was commissioned for a large watercolour of Nutana Collegiate. This work along with
    2 studies can be found in the permanent collection of the Nutana Collegiate Memorial Art Gallery, Saskatoon.

  • In 1997 he initiated the l'exposition des refuses (in response to works refused by the Mendel Open '97).

  • In 1998 he participated in Landscape '98 organized by the U of S and the Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon.

  • Since 1996 he has regularly juried the senior level Art Competition at the Prairie Land Exhibition, Saskatoon.

  • In 2000 he formed ArtistsInCanada.com - dedicated to linking artists, art galleries (Public and Commercial), educational facilities and art suppliers throughout Canada.

  • In 2003 as a member of the Saskatoon Printmakers he helped organize and design a traveling print exhibition entitled One Hundred Horizons. This exhibition was picked up by OSAC and continues to tour Saskatchewan and Manitoba through 2008. A 36 page, full colour catalogue is included as well as a web site promoting the exhibition.
    www.artistsincanada.com/saskatoonprintmakers

  • In 2004, he started the AIC AWARDS through ArtistsInCanada.com. They are awarded to young aspiring Artists aged 15-18 years as a one day Mentorship Workshop, put on by professional artists. Participating students are chosen by the mentors. In 2006 it was expanded to accommodate 32 students - each awarded this one day Mentorship in 4 disciplines - photography, painting, sculpture and drawing.

  • In 2004 along with a sculptor friend, Art In The Garden was started - An informal exhibition to a select audience, held each year in one of the artist's backyard.

  • In 2015, two woodcuts were chosen by SGEU to be placed in the Saskatchewan Legislature permanent collection

      History of Showings
      2019

    • (Group Exhibition) Winter Cities Conference, City of Saskatoon, January 23-27.
    • (Solo Show) Winter Festival, Affinity Credit Union, Saskatoon (Nov1 – Mar 30)
    • (Group Spring Show) PSA, Innovation Place, Saskatoon - May 6-15.


        2018

      • (Group Show) February 23-24, Enduring the Elements (Pop Up Show)

        2017

      • (Solo Show) Winter Festival, Affinity Credit Union, Saskatoon (Dec1 – Feb 28)
      • (Group Spring Show) Prairie Sculptors Association, Innovation Place, Saskatoon
      • (Group show) 330 Design Group (May 12– May13)

        2016

      • (Solo Show) Oct 15-Nov 5, Rock Islands/seasonal interchanges, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (2person Show) July/August, Oblivious, Humboldt Art Gallery
      • (Group show) Prairie Sculptors Association, Innovation Place, Saskatoon

        2015

      • (Solo Show) Jazz Images, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Group show) Prairie Sculptors Association, Innovation Place, Saskatoon

        2014

      • (Group Summer Show) Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Group show) Prairie Sculptors Association, Innovation Place, Saskatoon

        2013

      • (Group Show) Christmas Show, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Group Show) 30 year retrospect of the Figure, Snelgrove Gallery, U of S
      • (Solo Exhibition) Oblivious, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford

        2012

      • (Group Show) Christmas Show, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (3 person show) Enduring the Elements, Mix Collective Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Solo Show) Studio 30 year Retrospective
      • (Group Show) Summer Show (6pces), Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon

        2011

      • (Group Show) Christmas Show, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Group Show) Summer Show (5pces), Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon

        2010

      • (Solo Show) SANCTUM, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Solo Show) Jazz Suite, MOKA Coffee Shop, Saskatoon

        2009

      • Members group show, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon
      • Group show (RED), Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon

        2008

      • Members group show, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon
      • Art in the Garden, (Maguires) Group Show, Saskatoon
      • Cochin Group show, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford

        2007

      • Art in the Garden, Ohara's Salon) Group Show, Saskatoon
      • OSAC Group Show, 100 Horizons (Saskatoon Printmakers),
        Toured 14 communities throughout Saskatchewan until June 2008
      • Members group show, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon

        2006

      • (Solo Show) Jazz Suite, Rouge Gallery, Saskatoon
      • (Art in the Garden) Group Show, Saskatoon
      • (Group Show, Saskatoon Printmakers) 100 Horizons, Cumberland Art Gallery, Regina, SK
      • (Group Show) Miniature Show, McIntrye Gallery, Regina, SK
      • Members group show, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon

        2005

      • (Group Show, Saskatoon Printmakers) 100 Horizons, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford, SK
      • (Group Show, Saskatoon Printmakers) 100 Horizons, Saskatchewan Craft Council, Saskatoon, SK
      • (Group Show, Saskatoon Printmakers) 100 Horizons, Wanuskewan Heritage Park, Saskatoon, SK
      • (Solo Show) Jazz Suite II, 2nd Avenue Grill, Saskatoon, SK

        2004

      • (Gallery artists show) McIntyre Art Gallery, Regina, SK
      • (solo show) Jazz Suite, Business Furnishings, Saskatoon
      • (Solo show) Winter Festival Show, Broadway Roastery, Saskatoon.

        2003

      • (Solo Show) Cochin. The Erotic Landscape. Kensington Fine Art Gallery, AB
      • (Shared Exhibition)Cochin. The Erotic Landscape. The Chapel Gallery, North Battleford,SK
      • (Solo Show) Jazz Images, Broadway Roastery, Saskatoon, SK
      • (Group Show) Flower Show, Kensington Fine Art Gallery, Calgary AB
      • (Group Show) Printmakers, City Hospital Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
      • (Juried Show) Winter Festival, The Little Gallery, Prince Albert,SK
      • (Group Show) Printmakers, In Print, The Art Gallery, Frances Morrison Library, Saskatoon, SK

        2002

      • Printmakers Group Show, In Print, The Chapel Gallery, North Battleford, SK
      • Group Christmas show, The Scott Gallery, Edmonton, AB
      • Group Exhibition, McIntyre Art Gallery, Regina, SK
      • The Last Picture Show, James Art Studio, Saskatoon, SK

        2001

      • Christmas Group Show, The Scott Gallery, Edmonton AB
      • Solo Show, Winter Festival, Joe Bean's Coffee Roasting Co., Saskatoon, SK
      • Group Show, 100 Prints 2001, Open Studio, Toronto, ON

        2000

      • Christmas group show, The Scott Gallery, Edmonton, AB
      • Group show, Artist's Proof Sale, Open Studio, Toronto, ON
      • Solo show, Jazz and Java, Joe Bean's Coffee Roasting Co., Saskatoon, SK
      • Solo show, Jazz on Broadway, Broadway Roastery, Saskatoon, SK
      • Solo show, Jazz at Bayside, Art & All That Jazz, Saskatoon, SK
      • Group Show, Jazz at Circle Centre & Eighth Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
      • Solo show, Toward the Light, Kensington Fine Art Gallery, Calgary.

        1999

      • Solo show, Jazz Works, Art & All That Jazz, Saskatoon.

        1998

      • Solo show, Centennial Auditorium, Saskatoon
      • Group show, Centre at Circle & Eighth Gallery, Saskatoon.
      • Solo show, City Perk Café, Saskatoon.
      • Solo show, CN Gallery, St. Walburg, SK
      • Group show, Art & All That Jazz Gallery, Saskatoon.

        1997

      • Two shows at Centre at Circle & Eighth Gallery, Saskatoon
      • Solo show, 'Toward the Light', The Centennial Auditorium.

        1996

      • Solo show, 'Toward the Light', The Art Gallery, Frances Morrison Library.
      • Group show, 'Art and Artists', James Art Studio, Saskatoon
      • Group show, 'La Vie Parisienne', Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan Tent.

        1995

      • Solo show, 'North of the Prairie', Flowing Line Gallery, Saskatoon.
      • Group show, Saturday Morning Figurative Group, James Art Studio.
      • Group show, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford.

        1994

      • Group show, Saturday Morning Figurative Group, James Art Studio.
      • Group show, Chapel Gallery, North Battleford.

        1991

      • Juried group show, Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, toured Saskatchewan for one year.
        1989 to 2003

      • Represented by James Art Studio.
        ANNUAL SHOWS

      • 1986 to present: Group show, Saturday Morning Figurative Group,
        Snelgrove Gallery, U of S.
      • 1990 to 2003: Group show, Saskatchewan Art Show & Sale.
      • 1988 to present: Group show, St. Paul's Hospital Foundation's Annual Art Auction.
      • 1992 to 1995: Group show and sale, North Battleford Bonaventure Lions Club.