Rick ROGERS
29 Woodcrest Avenue
St. Albert, AB
pigmentstormfineart@rickmo.com
http://rickrogers.art/

Representation
Art Gallery of St. Albert
2010 – PRESENT, 19 PERRON STREET, ST. ALBERT, AB

Studio Connexion Gallery
2015 – PRESENT, 1203 FIFTH AVENUE, NAKUSP, BC

The Daffodil Gallery (past)
2011 – 2016, 10412 124 STREET, EDMONTON, AB

Public Art

#YEGCANVAS Billboard Commission, EDMONTON, FEBRUARY – MARCH 2018

Feature Exhibition History

TheOlogies Jubilee Auditorium, CALGARY, FEBRUARY – APRIL 2017

Textural Dimensions VASA, ST. ALBERT, OCTOBER 2016
(duo with Pam Baergen)

TheOlogies Jubilee Auditorium, EDMONTON, OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2016

TEXTURE Studio Connexion Gallery, NAKUSP, JULY 2015

Recent Group Exhibition History

Upcoming
Panel Discussion VASA Gallery, ST. ALBERT, JUNE 2018

Current
Octet Jubilee Auditorium, EDMONTON, OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2016

Past
Panel Discussion Naess Gallery, EDMONTON, JUNE 2017

Yellow 44 Capital Blvd, EDMONTON, SEPTEMBER – OCTOBER 2017

The Fine Line between _____ VASA Gallery, ST. ALBERT, FEBRUARY 2016

GOOPof7 VASA Gallery, ST. ALBERT, AUGUST 2014

Five Takes on Abstraction VASA, ST. ALBERT, OCTOBER 2012

Over the Line Scotia Place, EDMONTON, MAY – JUNE 2016

The Signature Show The Daffodil Gallery, EDMONTON, JANUARY 2014

Recent Juried Exhibition History

Current
Geometry (Alberta Society of Artists) Travelling Exhibition, 2018-2019

Past
ISAP 2nd Annual All-Member Online Exhibition
(Int’l Society of Acrylic Painters) ONLINE, OCTOBER – NOVEMBER 2017

ISEA 26th Annual Juried Experimental Art Exhibit
(International Society of Experimental Artists)
BIG ARTS Center, SANIBEL, FLORIDA, OCTOBER – NOVEMBER 2017

Guilded Art Gallery of St. Albert, OCTOBER 2012

One Dozen (SWCA) Scotia Place, EDMONTON, MAY – JUNE 2012

Off Whyte The Daffodil Gallery, EDMONTON, JULY 2011

Guilded Art Gallery of St. Albert, ST. ALBERT, SEPTEMBER 2010

Summer Loft Gallery, SHERWOOD PARK, JULY 2010

Two Dozen (SWCA) Scotia Place, EDMONTON, OCTOBER – NOVEMBER 2009

Awards

Merit Award, ISEA 26th Annual Juried Experimental Art Exhibit
2017, INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF EXPERIMENTAL ARTISTS

Lieutenant-Governor Lois E. Hole and Harriet Winspear Endowment Scholarship
2014, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, EDMONTON

Established Artist Award Nominee
2014, MAYOR’S CELEBRATION OF THE ARTS, ST. ALBERT, AB

Harry Wohlfarth Memorial Award
2009, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, EDMONTON, AB

Publication History

AcrylicWorks 3: Celebrating Texture MARCH 2016
Selected Painting: Admirology
Juried selection, published by F+W

Night of Artists Annual MARCH 2015
Article: Agitology (the making of the painting of the same name)

Night of Artists 2011 – 2014, 2016, 2018

Juried Designations

ASA 2018
Alberta Society of Artists – Juried Member

SWCA 2014
Society of Western Canadian Artists – Signature Status
ASWCA 2012
Society of Western Canadian Artists – Associate Status

Education

University of Alberta
FEBRUARY 2007 – MAY 2016, EDMONTON
Visual Design I; Art History; Drawing I,II,III; Painting I,II;
Watercolour Figure Painting; Contemporary Thematic Development;
Portfolio Review I; Project Course I

Lifelong Learning
JANUARY 2008 – PRESENT, VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Workshops with the following artists:
Julie Kaldenhoven
Verne Busby
Susan Casault
Gregg Johnson
Brent Laycock
Mitch Mitchell
Ron Wigglesworth
Samantha Williams-Chapelsky

University of Alberta / Bachelor of Science
Major Computer Science Minor Mathematics
1981 – 1986, EDMONTON

Related Experience

Edmonton Lifelong Learners Association / Class Instructor
MAY 2018 UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, EDUCATION CENTRE
Three week (38.75 hours) co-teaching with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky.

Society of Western Canadian Artists / Critique Presenter
NOVEMBER 2017 & JUNE 2016, SWCA MONTHLY PROGRAM

Allied Arts Council Open Art Competition / Juror
SEPTEMBER 2017, MELCOR CULTURAL CENTRE, SPRUCE GROVE

Edmonton Lifelong Learners Association / Class Instructor
MAY 2017, UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA, EDUCATION CENTRE
Three week (38.75 hours) co-taught with Samantha Williams-Chapelsky.

Daffodil Gallery / Owner
MARCH 2011 – JANUARY 2016

Society of Western Canadian Artists / Juror
2014 – 2017, SWCA JURY FOR MEMBER STATUS

Bonnyville Articulated Art Show / Juror
2015, CENTENNIAL CENTRE FIELD HOUSE, BONNYVILLE

Allied Arts Council Open Seniors Competition / Juror
MAY 2014, MELCOR CULTURAL CENTRE, SPRUCE GROVE

St. Albert Painters Guild / Workshop Instructor
OCTOBER 2013, ST. ALBERT PLACE
Two day workshop (8 hours) entitled Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Acrylics.

Media

VASA artist gets a fine prize / Scott Hayes
OCTOBER 28 , 2017, ST. ALBERT GAZETTE

Studio Connexion hosts third exhibition of season / Art Joyce
JULY 1, 2015, VALLEY VOICE

VASA group gets goopy: Goop of 7 spread it on thick / Scott Hayes
AUGUST 9, 2014, ST. ALBERT GAZETTE

VASA gets messy / Glenn Cook
AUGUST 6, 2014, ST. ALBERT LEADER

Revamped arts gala draws warm response / Anna Borowiecki
MARCH 17, 2014, ST. ALBERT GAZETTE

Abstract concepts in concrete terms / Scott Hayes
OCTOBER 10, 2012, ST. ALBERT GAZETTE

The Guilded Show Returns / Scott Hayes
OCTOBER 3, 2012, ST. ALBERT GAZETTE

Guild-edged invitation for AGSA / Glenn Cook
OCTOBER 4, 2012, ST. ALBERT LEADER

Guilded Brings Local Artists into Spotlight / Blah
SEPTEMBER 3, 2010, SAINT CITY NEWS