The Open Road Canada
25 in X 37 in
Chinese Ink and Colour on Rice Paper
Jane Clark 89 yrs old, Landscape Painter and Canadian Poet, Vancouver BC,
At aged 12 her pen and ink work won a place in an exhibit to travel to USA ,titled: How Children View Wars, during WW2. (Dog Fights over UK and London Burning.)
Jane paints and exhibits landscapes of wilderness areas in Canada in oils and Chinese Inks.
Written and published two books of historical poetry of Canada and BC.
2017 recognised by the Poet Laureate as a Canadian Poet by way of three poems of BC accepted into the National Poetry Registry in Parliament, Ottawa.
2015 Bronze award for Chinese Painting at the International Art Gallery, Vancouver1st Canadian Chinese Arts Bridge Arts Competition .
Moments in a long life of painting:
1988 first solo exhibit of Chinese Ink paintings in Vancouver,
1995 Oil Painting of 1930 Jazz in Victoria and Albert Museum, London UK
1995 Exhibit in BC House London UK Paintings of NW BC
1996 Poetry Reading in Paris France at Shakespeare with small art exhibit.
2002 Benjamin Britten Festival Art exhibit Oils, Chinese Inks, and poetry covered by BBC Radio and TV East in Suffolk England.
2009. Titled Feature Artist for The Spirit of BC for the 2010 Olympics.
2010 Awarded Woman of Excellence in Art
CBC Art and Radio Coverage in Vancouver three times and Winnipeg once.
Exhibited in Toronto x 2.