Angela Lorenzen

 ANGELA LORENZEN

tel or text:       (519) 520-0530

e-mail:            angela@angelalorenzen.ca

website:          www.angelalorenzen.ca

facebook:        www.facebook.com/Angela.Lorenzen.Art/

 

BIOGRAPHY                                   

Angela Lorenzen has been showing and selling her paintings as a professional artist since 1993 and has painted full-time since 2009. She is a self-taught artist with an academic and professional background in the biological sciences. The subjects of her high-realism acrylic paintings range from Canadian landscapes and animals to still life and architecture. Angela’s paintings have been exhibited at a number of art shows and sold both privately and in commercial galleries. Angela currently resides in Hanover, Ontario.

 

RECENT AWARDS

2017  

Best in Show (“In the Light”, Jurors: Gary Evans, Corinna Ghaznavi, Michael Hunter). Visual Elements 59, Jul 15- Sep 23, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

First Place “Tranquil Waters – Canada Geese”, panel of jurors). Wildlife Habitat Canada Stamp and Print Competition for 2017

2016

Juror’s Choice Award (“Cattle Crossing”, Cathy Groulx, juror). Visual Elements 58, Jul 16-Sep 23, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

1st in Class (“Cat & Cobwebs”). Thorndale Fall Fair, Thorndale, ON

2015 

People’s Choice Award (“Church Window”). Visual Elements 57, Jul 18-Sep 26, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

People’s Choice Award (“Wrangler”). Thorndale Fall Fair, Thorndale, ON

Best in Show (“Wrangler”). Thorndale Fall Fair, Thorndale, ON

2014  

Honourable Mention (“Waterton”, panel of jurors). Arabella Canadian Landscape Painting  Competition

 

RESIDENCIES & PROJECTS

2010   Oxford County Art Project: Art in Public Spaces: Participating artist in a project supported by the Ontario Arts Council Visual and Media Arts Project

2006   Artist in Residence; Wallace Stegner House, Aug 16-31, Eastend, SK

                                                                       

JURIED & INVITED EXHIBITIONS (recent)

2019

Paint Ontario. Mar 29-Apr 20, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

Contemporary Realism, Mar 26-Apr 13, Westland Gallery, London, ON

2018

Paint Ontario. Mar 23-Apr 14, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

Stratford Studio Tour, Sep 22-23, Stratford, ON

2017

Visual Elements 59, Jul 15-Sep 23, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

Canadian Landscapes, Jun 20 – Jul 8, Westland Gallery, London, ON

Canada 150 Juried Art Show, Sep 6-Oct 9, OCCI Gallery, Annandale NHS, Tillsonburg, ON

Stratford Studio Tour, May 19-21, Stratford, ON

Paint Ontario. Mar 10-Apr 2, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

2016

Visual Elements 58, Jul 16-Sep 23, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

Angela Lorenzen & Margarethe Vanderpas, Mar 29 – Apr 17, Westland Gallery, London, ON

2015

Realism Revisited, Oct 6-24, Westland Gallery, London, ON

Visual Elements 57, Jul 18-Sep 26, Woodstock Art Gallery. Woodstock, ON

Paint Ontario. Mar 14-Apr 5, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

The Poppies Grow, Feb 13-May 3, Pratt Gallery, Annandale NHS, Tillsonburg, ON

Artist’s Choice Exhibition. Mar 10-28, Westland Gallery, London, ON

2014

Angela & Erika Lorenzen. Oct 28 2014-Mar 17 2015, Oxford County.

9th Annual Desmond Juried Art Exhibition & Sale. Jul 20-31, Ridgetown ON

London Artists’ Studio Tour 2014. May 2-4

Painting it Real, two-person show with Cathy Groulx. Apr 1-19, Westland Gallery, London, ON

Paint Ontario. Mar 8-30, Lambton Heritage Museum, Grand Bend, ON

 

CURRENT GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Westland Gallery – London, Ontario

Westmount Gallery – Toronto, Ontario

 

EDUCATION

2001                            Ph.D. – Biology, University of Ottawa

1990                            M.Sc. – Pharmacology, University of Toronto

1988                            B.Sc. – Chemical Toxicology, University of Guelph