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
  • Member 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, and monotypes.
  • 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 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


    GALLERY REPRESENTATION:

    Saskatoon
    Rouge Gallery (306) 955-8882

    HISTORY OF SHOWINGS


      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.