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an artist view of Newfoundland – down-home magazine – October 2016

Downhome Magazine  |  by Jenn Verma  |  October 7, 2016     Dressed in sneakers, blue jeans, a white V-neck shirt and a green conductor cap – mostly speckled with paint – Gordon Harrison is in his happy place. Given his specialty is painting Canadian landscapes, his happy place is whatever or wherever he chooses […]

des peintres au pied carré! – ouverture de la deuxième galerie gordon harrison – magazine flèche – octobre 2015

NOVEMBRE 2015 Ils se sont mis à quatre pour créer un événement très haut en couleur et ces artistes galeristes vous invitent à voir leurs créations sur l’avenue de la Gare de Saint-Sauveur où ils ont pignon sur rue.     Les œuvres des peintres québécois Gordon Harrison, Pauline Paquin, Robert Leclerc et Marie-Andrée Béliveau sont […]

All I want to do is paint – magazin’art – spring 2015

consultez cet article en pdf Spring 2015 |  Magazin’ Art Gordon Harrison   All I want to do is paint by Noel Meyer   Gordon Harrison, Great Encounter     Gordon Harrison is a man of many parts, all of which have combined to make him one of the most successful Canadian landscape painters working […]

mon seul désir est de peindre – magazin’art – printemps 2015

Printemps 2015 |  Magazin’ Art   Gordon Harrison Mon seul désir est de peindre !   par Noel Meyer   Grande rencontre     Gordon Harrison a plusieurs cordes à son arc et elles ont toutes contribute à faire de lui l’un des peintres paysagistes canadiens les plus en vue du moment.     En […]

Gordon Harrison wins prestigious national award  – First Prize at the 24th edition of Rêves d’Automne 2014

Consult this article in PDF National Painting contest – Baie Saint-Paul, Charlevoix region, Quebec Congratulations Gordon Harrison! Gordon Harrison wins first prize at the prestigious National painting competition Rêves d’Automne in Baie-Saint-Paul. His collection “Charlebois en blanc” received first prize. The competition was part of the 24th edition of the symposium and  included 140 artists […]

Gordon Harrison remporte le premier prix du prestigieux concours national de la 24e édition de Rêves d’automne 2014

Consulter cet article en format PDF Ce concours s’est tenu à Baie-Saint-Paul, dans la région de Charlevoix au Québec Félicitations à Gordon Harrison! Sa collection Charlebois en blanc a été primée dans le cadre du concours de la 24e édition du symposium, lequel présentait 251 toiles signées par plus de 140 artistes canadiens et européens. Un événement […]

Artist to Collect – Gordon Harrison – Arabella Canadian Art Magazine – 2013

Arabella Canadian Art Magazine | By Kylie Serebrin | Fall Harvest Issue, 2013 Consult this article in PDF Finding His Voice The phenomenal beauty of Canada is the ultimate inspiration behind Gordon Harrison’s art and life. One of the country’s foremost landscape painters, Gordon creates from a happy place in his heart, where colour, paint […]

Living the dream – ottawa at home magazine – Winter 2012

Ottawa at Home | Written by ARAINA BOND | Photography by MARK HOLLERON consult this article in pdf FROM THE SNOW-CAPPED PEAKS OF B.C.’S MOUNTAINS TO THE CRAGGY SHORES OF NEWFOUNDLAND, CANADA’S FOREMOST LANDSCAPE ARTIST GORDON HARRISON HAS PAINTED HIS WAY ACROSS THE LAND. BUT HE HAS RECENTLY DECIDED IT WAS TIME TO GO BACK TO HIS ROOTS. That […]

spacieux refuges dans la forêt – la presse – août 2014

La Presse | Nathaëlle Morissette | Édition du 23 août 2014, section MAISON Consultez cet article en PDF SAINTE-MARGUERITE-DU-LAC-MASSON — On pourrait l’appeler la maison aux six foyers. Un surnom qu’il aurait été impossible d’utiliser il y a trois ans pour définir le petit chalet de 800 pi2, rongé par la pourriture qui était situé […]

les laurentides sources d’inspiration pour gordon harrison – le journal des pays d’en haut – juillet 2012

Le Journal des Pays d’en Haut, Laurentides | Par Ghislaine Néron | Juillet 2012 Consultez cet article en PDF Gordon Harrison est né à Montréal en 1953. Dès son jeune âge, l’art l’intéressait, un intérêt qui le porta à se tourner vers la nature et qui le mena à entreprendre des études en architecture du […]

when sussex spells S-U-C-C-E-S-S – ottawa citizen – october 2010

Ottawa Citizen | By PETER SIMPSON | October 21, 2010 Consult this article in PDF Gordon Harrison’s former art gallery was 300 square feet. I’ve seen paintings that were bigger. No surprise then that Harrison has moved to a new space on Sussex Drive, more than five times the size of the Murray Street gallery […]

bed and breakfast offers a laurentian paradise for painters – montreal gazette – 2011

Montreal Gazette | By ROCHELLE LASH | September 3, 2011 Consult this article in PDF The new Gordon Harrison B&B in the Laurentians mixes an appreciation of art and the pleasures of nature in a luxurious new lakefront getaway. Connoisseurs of Canadian art would know Gordon Harrison’s impressionist-style  landscapes from his gallery on Sussex Drive […]

Raising business skills to an art form – ottawa citizen – january 2009

THE OTTAWA-CITIEN | BY MARK ANDERSON | JANUARY 7, 2009 Consult this article in PDF He’s been called the eighth member of the Group of Seven, but even someone with the prodigious talent of Ottawa landscape painter Gordon Harrison doesn’t get by on artistic chops alone. Indeed, Harrison has worked hard to avoid the cliché of the […]

le site chamboisé sera le théâtre d’un nouveau symposium – le droit – juillet 2014

Consultez cet article en PDF le site champoisé sera le théâtre d’un nouveau symposium – le droit – juillet 2014

gordon harrison nature flamboyante – TRACES magazine – septembre 2012

Coup de cœur TRACES Magazine | Par Annie DEPONT | 14 septembre, 2012 Consultez cet article en PDF En flânant à travers les allées du quinzième Symposium de peinture de Prévost, j’ai été arrêtée par des couleurs éclatantes, mais non criardes, une nature suggérée, mais non reproduite, un style éloquent et récurrent sans répétition. Une […]

Five tips on buying art – moneysense magazine – may 2011

MoneySense Magazine | By Mark Anderson |  May 2010 Tags: art, investment, paintings, tops This article was first published in the May 2010 issue of MoneySense. It’s all coming together: you’ve settled into a nice house in a leafy part of town, you chauffeur the kids to soccer practice in a practical car, you host […]

arabella magazine features local; landscape artist gordon harrison – new edinburgh news – december 2013

New Edinburgh News | December 2013 Kudos to well-known local landscape artist Gordon Harrison whose life and work were featured in the Fall Harvest 2013 edition of the magazine Arabella: Canadian Art, Architecture and Design (www.arabelladesign.com). Gordon has long been an important presence in New Edinburgh, both as a resident and as a working artist […]

a gallery opens – ottawa citizen – october 2010

Ottawa Citizen | By Caroline Phillips | October 2010 Consult this article in PDF The new Gordon Harrison Canadian Landscape Gallery on Sussex Drive was so packed Friday that even cellist Sonya Matoussova ran out of elbow room and had to relocate to a quieter corner to play her background music. The party had pizzazz […]

The Gordon Harrison painting I didn’t buy, sigh – ottawa citizen – november 2008

THE OTTAWA-CITIZEN | BY PETER SIMPSON | NOVEMBER 21, 2008 Consult this article in PDF Gordon Harrison is an Ottawa landscape artist who quit his comfy government job a few years ago to paint full-time. He now has his own studio in Ottawa’s Byward Market, and he has a vernissage this weekend, Friday, Nov. 21 to […]

Recovered stolen painting back on display – ottawa citizen – october 2010

The Ottawa Citizen | October 2, 2009 Lake View by Ottawa artist Gordon Harrison The painting Lake View by Ottawa artist Gordon Harrison will be on view this weekend at his gallery at 100 Murray St. The painting was hand delivered back to the gallery by Ottawa Police. It was stolen last April by two […]

Ottawa West Arts Association

owaa gallery Special Guest Gordon Harrison OWAA invited Special Guest Gordon Harrison of Harrison Gallery to  Ottawa ‘s June 22nd Members Meeting. Exciting, informative, and inspiring event. Members enjoyed the event so much they did not want it to end!

love of landscapes – ottawa citizen – december 2012

Ottawa Citizen | By Peter Simpson | December 13, 2012 Consult this article in PDF Trio of exhibits worth a tour. “Ever charming, ever new, when will the landscape tire the view?” That question was asked by Welsh painter and poet John Dyer in the early 1700s, which 300 years later, makes the only sensible […]

local art best bets – ottawa citizen – september 2014

Ottawa Citizen | by Peter Simpson | September 3, 2014 Consult this article in PDF The forests near L’Ange Gardien in the Outaouais will be temporary home to 30 artists who will create new works of paintings or sculpture Sept. 5 to 7, all of it inspired by the natural spaces and trails of the […]

les galeries d’art s’exposent au marché by – le droit – novembre 2008

Le Droit.  | Par Catherine Lamontagne | vendredi 14 novembre 2008 Consultez cet article en PDF Dix-sept. Le marché By regorge de galeries d’art et elles sont 17 à avoir pignon sur rue à l’intérieur de ce secteur d’Ottawa. Toutes différentes les unes des autres, ces galeries recèlent de trésors cachés mais sont parfois boudées […]

Inspiring young artists – ottawa citizen – march 2010

The Ottawa Citizen | By Jennifer Campbell | March 5, 2010 Consult this article in PDF Landscape artist Gordon Harrison helps 41 Grade 8 students discover their inner painter Last fall, 41 Ottawa students had a stroke of good luck – a brush stroke, to be precise. They had a chance to meet Gordon Harrison, one […]

gordon harrison’s gallery has grown, so has his art – ottawa citizen – october 2010

Ottawa Citizen | By Peter Simpson | October 21, 2010 Consult this article in PDF Gordon Harrison makes a big move to Sussex Drive. What: Official opening of the Gordon Harrison Gallery Where: 495 Sussex Drive. When: 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22. Gallery artists will also be on site from 1 to 4 […]

Gordon Harrison Artist Studio

Hours of Operation: Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m.–4 p.m Address: 81 John St. Profile: The artist studio was built in 1898 and originally served as the gardener’s cottage for the original owner, Alexander Lumsden. A gardener’s cottage is located directly north of the coach house and appears to date from the same period. This structure […]

garden exhibit of gordon landscapes at his new edinburgh studio – new edinburgh news – june 2008

New Edinburgh News | June 2008 Consult this article in PDF Burgh residents are invited to attend the annual Garden Exhibit of Canadian Landscapes of artist Gordon Harrison at his studio at 81 John Street in New Edinburgh, the Studio is where Gordon spends endless hours putting his passion on canvas. The exhibit is a […]

Gallery owner irked by missing artwork – ottawa sun – April 2010

Consult this article in PDF by shane ross – ottawa sun – Gordon Harrison likes to believe someone, somewhere is enjoying the painting that was stolen from his Byward Market gallery on April 29. “It’s a bittersweet feeling,” he said Tuesday. “I hope they stole it because they loved it, because, deep down, it meant […]

Chan et ses objets architectroniques – le droit – mars 2008

Le Droit | Par Claude Bouchard | 2 Mars 2008 Consultez cet article en PDF Une nouvelle galerie a ouvert ses portes dans le marché By d’Ottawa. Elle n’expose que les toiles de l’artiste qui porte son nom: Gordon Harrison. Autodidacte, ce dernier a néanmoins étudié en architecture du paysage à l’Université de Toronto et […]

byward market art gallery walking tour

Thank you to all of you who helped us to celebrate the official opening of the ByWard Market Walking Tour on Saturday, June 20th at the Gordon Harrison Gallery. Gallery owners united and formed a partnership to offer tourists and residents a unique experience to enter the walls of the galleries and discover local. Canadian […]

burgh’s great art fair – 16 talented artists – new edinburgh news – 1998

New Edinburgh News | By Carol Reesor, Art Liasion | June 1998 Consult this article in PDF On May 8th we celebrated the opening of our new Field House with the Great New edinburgh Art Exhibition and Sale to which the whole community was invited and to which a very large part of the community […]

Burgh arts scene is buzzing – new edinburgh news – june 2009

New Edinburgh News | By Catherine Murphy | June 2009 consult this article in pdf 7th Annual Garden Exhibit by Burgh artist Gordon Harrison at his John Street studio (June 5-7). For the seventh year, Canadian Landscape artist Gordon Harrison will open his New Edinburgh studio to residents of the Burgh and Ottawa region. A new […]

burgh arts scene – New Edinburgh News – October 2009

New Edinburgh News | By Catherine Murphy | October 2009 Consult this article in PDF The month of June brought lots of talent to the Burgh. Julie Liger-Belair – Editor’s pick in the Ottawa Citizen was on display at Dale Smith’s Gallery. Delightful and creative, one cannot but want to open the little doors in […]

arts scene – new edinburgh news – december 2013

New Edinburgh News | December 2013 Consult this article in PDF Then one rainy Sunday afternoon in October Gordon Harrison held an opening at his studio on John Street. It was years ago when his work was first mentioned here and my memory is of brightly, almost de trop, coloured canvases. Well, let me tell […]

Art: byward market to get a new gallery – ottawa citizen – october 2007

Ottawa Citizen | September 6, 2007 consult this article in pdf Opening Soon Gordon Harrison, a popular landscape painter based in New Edinburgh, is opening his own gallery in the ByWard Market by mid-October. (A firm date hasn’t been set). The Gordon Harrison Canadian Landscape Gallery at 100 Murray St. will operate Wednesday to Sunday […]

Art In Motion – ottawa citizen – august 2009

The Ottawa Citizen | By Peter Simpson | August 29, 2009 11:37 AM Consult this article in PDF You’ll encounter colourful sights and characters on the ByWard Market art gallery walking tour , Janice Edgar leads tourists nto Gallery 240, one of the stops on the ByWard Market art gallery tour. Photograph by: Peter Simpson, The Ottawa Citizen   You may […]

a new edinburgh lane – new edinburgh news – june 2010

New Edinburgh News | June 2010 Consult this article in PDF Although this piece of New Edinburgh’s built heritage on River Lane has been demolished, local artist Gordon Harrison has ensured that its lovely charm will not be forgotten. To see more of Gordon’s work be sure to attend his 8th annual Garden Exhibit at […]