Kelvin Smith

Born in 1961 Ottawa, Ontario

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About the Artist

Kelvin Smith joined the gallery in 2005, since then he has delighted us with his vision of Ontario’s landscape.  His paintings and method of working is reminiscent of the Group of Seven and their contemporaries. 

Studied at

1983 B.A. (Hon) Queen’s University, Kingston
1985 M.A. Queen’s University, Kingston
1992 A.O.C.A. Ontario College of Art

Professional Activities

2002 to 2023 - Art Director, Nelvana/Corus Entertainment, Toronto
1996 to 2001 - Colour Key Artist, Nelvana (Animation), Toronto
1997 to 2000 - Author/ Illustrator Sommerville House, Toronto
1998 to 2000 - Instructor (Painting and Perspective), Studio M, Toronto
1997 to 1999- Freelance Development Artist, Pictor Animation

Solo Exhibitions

Roberts Gallery, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2021

Group Exhibitions

Festival of Seven, Art Gallery of Sudbury, curated by Tom Smart, 2014
Annual Sketches Exhibition, Roberts Gallery, 2006-Present
Annual Artists Choice, Roberts Gallery, 2005-Present
Level Gallery, Collingwood, 2003
Art of Working, Oakville, 2002
Rebecca Gallery, Toronto, 2001
Rockcliffe Art Fair, Ottawa, 1997
O’Keefe Centre, Toronto, 1996
Beechwood Gallery, Ottawa, 1995
Elmwood Art Fair, Ottawa, 1994