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Quiet Morning, 1994
34 x 30 inches
acrylic on canvas
by Robert Genn (1936-2014)

Recognized as one of Canada’s most accomplished painters, his work is well known internationally. While…

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Robert Lenkiewicz is one of my favourite painters. He died in 2002, age 60, of complications arising from heart problems. I was reminded again of Robert by a letter from his friend Henryk Ptasiewicz. I commend this letter to you. Henryk’s letter is in the responses to the past letter, Just for today.

Born in north London, the son of refugees who ran a Jewish hotel, Lenkiewicz went to St Martin’s College of Art and Design at the age of 16 and later the Royal Academy. However, he was largely self-taught.

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Dear Artist, My workshops do best for those with the basics in their pockets. I…

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Dear Artist, Out in Monday’s sunshine I was patio-painting and one of Robert Henri’s thoughts kept…

Letters Snug Basin, Barkley Sound, c. 1979
Oil on mahogany panel
8 x 10 inches
by Robert Genn (1936 - 2014)

Dear Artist, In May, a police detective called to let me know that one of…

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