Leathers

Winston Leathers.
Climate Zone, 19?
Acrylic on canvas
Robson Hall, Third floor, west landing.
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This work was donated by the Faculty of Law.

Winston Leathers, well known in his innovations in printmaking,  taught at the Faculty of Architecture for 26 years and was a member  of the Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts.  In 2003 he donated hundreds of work to Gallery 111, U of M, Gallery 1C03, U of W, and the Winnipeg Art Gallery. He died in 2004 (obituary), just before a restrospective exhibition of his work Winston Leathers: In the Moment, Exhibition, March 2005. co-sponsored by Gallery 111, University of Manitoba and Gallery 1C03, University of Winnipeg.Interview with Cliff Eyland, April 2004.

U of M Library Materials
Grand Western Canadian Screen Shop: printing, people and history
Winston Leathers: Cosmic Variation Series, Mackenzie Art Gallery, 2010
Artists in Canada/Dictionary of Canadian Artists
CCCA Database EntryMore Articles:
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chieving the modern: Abstract painting and design in the 1950s (winnipeg art gallery). (1993). The Canadian Architect,38(2), 26-27. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/213346737?accountid=14569

Tony tascona. (2006, Jul 27). The Globe and Mail (Index-Only). Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/347617269?accountid=14569

Baker, M. (2005, 02). Printmaking in the 1950s: An intimate view of student prints at the school of art 1950-59. Border Crossings, 24, 79-81. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/215551344?accountid=14569

Baker, M. (2003, Spring). The group of seven in western canada. Manitoba History, , 34-37. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/236012844?accountid=14569

Karlinsky, A. (2003, 08). Bruce head and winston leathers. Border Crossings, 22, 0. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/215540695?accountid=14569

Karlinsky, A. (2004, 08). Robert bruce the art of robert bruce. winnipeg art gallery. winnipeg]. Border Crossings, 23, 115-116. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/215538572?accountid=14569

Pura, T. (2000). Art on the canvas: Has winnipeg lost its appreciation of art? Manitoba Business, 22(1), 30. Retrieved from http://search.proquest.com.proxy2.lib.umanitoba.ca/docview/214883885?accountid=14569

 

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