Statement and Biography

jeannepaintingJeanne McAlpine Marler

254 Stagecoach Road, Brome, Quebec J0E 1K0

Email: jeanne@jeannemarler.com

Website: www.jeannemarler.com

 

Studies in Fine Arts

2009
Workshop (the importance of light) Caroline Jasper at the Annual Vermont Art Event, Burlington, Vermont
 
2007
Workshop (oil painting),  René Tardif,  Sutton, Quebec
Colour: Theory & Practice, Bishop’s University, Knowlton, QC
 
2006
Diploma, Advanced Course (oil painting) from École de dessin et peinture Mission-Renaissance,  Montreal, Quebec, Daniel Brient and Hélène Béland
Intensive Course (portraiture) with Alex Powers, visiting professor from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, at Alelucia, l’École d’Arts de l’Estrie, in Magog, Quebec
Workshop (oil painting) with René Tardif, Sutton
 
2001
Diploma in drawing (portraiture) from École de dessin et peinture Mission-Renaissance, Daniel Brient and Hélène Béland, Montreal
 
1998
Introductory Course in Painting, Visual Arts Centre, Montreal
 
1997
Beginner’s Course (oil painting) with Irena Korosec, Saidye Bronfman Centre for the Arts, Montreal
 
1986
History of Art, McGill University, Montreal
 
1979
Course in Drawing, Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal, Montreal
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Sylvie Dagenais taking a week-end workshop from Jeanne, February, 2014

 
Public Showings

2015/16       Symposium d’art, La Tuque, Quebec

2004 to 2012
Galerie Knowlton,  Knowlton, Quebec
 
2009
 
2006
Galerie des artistes, group exhibition, in Magog, Quebec
 
2005
Musée historique du Comté de Brome, one-woman exhibition, Knowlton
Exposition Visa Art, professional jury, in Magog
Théâtre du Lac-Brome, one-woman exhibition, Knowlton
 
2005
Galerie Uplands, Summer exhibition, Lennoxville, Quebec
   

 
Artist Statement

Jeanne Marler studied for ten years with Daniel Brient and Hélène Béland at Mission- Renaissance, Montreal, a school specializing in the teaching of art in the style of les Beaux Arts.  Her medium is oil on canvas.

 

Her artistic signature is the capturing of the intimacy of her subject. She is in continuous demand as an animal portraitist.  Her landscapes reflect her love of nature.

 

Jeanne Marler’s paintings are in private collections in London, Los Angeles, Toronto, Ottawa, and Edmonton as well as in North Carolina, Maine, Vermont, New York, Quebec, and British Columbia.