FEATURED ARTIST – NOVEMBER 2017
Brent McGillivray invites you to view photorealistic watercolour paintings of vanishing architectural sites.
About Brent McGillivray
Brent McGillivray was born in 1954 in Wakefield, Quebec. A graduate of Architectural Technology at Algonquin College in Ottawa; Fine Arts at the Ontario College of Art in Toronto; and printmaking at the Alberta College of Art in Calgary. As a member of the Directors Guild of Canada, Brent has worked as a set designer and art director in the film industry in Toronto since 1993. He is fascinated by many vanishing historic sites and graphics, which have inspired him to create paintings and prints of disappearing urban and rural artifacts. By using a photo-realistic style with water colours, gouache and acrylics, the viewer is intrigued and drawn to the image for a closer study.