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Polson A. Murray B. b. 1939 - Canadian; English
Born in Cheltenham, England in 1939, A. Murray B. Polson (Murray Polson) received his Bachelor of Science at the University of Oregon (1968) and his Master of Fine Arts at the Instituto Allende in Mexico (1972). He studied theatrical set design at the University of Victoria and television production at York University. Polson has worked as an architectural designer and draftsman, and a free-lance product and graphic designer. He has worked as a set designer in numerous theatrical productions, and has acted in several theatrical, film, and television roles. His work is represented in collections in Toronto, Seattle, Surrey, Vancouver, and Victoria. ARTIST INFO: http://murmade.com/index.html (Accessed January 8, 2017)
Polson’s website http://murmade.com/index.html (Accessed January 8, 2016) describes his creative design work and experiences taking pinhole photography. DESCRIPTION: Painting consisting of 15 canvas panels. Each panel depicts a close-up area of landscape: some containing rocks, water, and/or plant-life. Paint colours used are primarily greys and blues, with smaller amounts of green, yellows, and red.
Art, Canadian--20th centuryArt, Modern--20th centuryEnvironmental artEnvironment (Art)Landscape paintingParks--British ColumbiaNational parks and reserves--British Columbia
Vancouver Island (B.C.)
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