A.Y. Jackson

Alexander Young Jackson (1882-1974) was a Canadian painter and a founding member of the Group of Seven. Jackson made a significant contribution to the development of art in Canada, and was successful in bringing together the artists of Montreal and Toronto. He exhibited with the Group of Seven from 1920. In addition to his work with the Group of Seven, his long career included serving as a war artist during World War I and teaching at the Banff School of Fine Arts, from 1943 to 1949.
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A. Y. Jackson-group of Seven- The Sleigh Ride

Jackson-group of Seven- The Sleigh Ride. Jackson was at the McMichael Gallery in Kleinberg when I visited there. I spoke to him briefly as he sat in a chair by the door.

An all-but-forgotten, 74-year-old painting by A.Y. Jackson, a large canvas on which the artist depicts the Northwest Territories mine that produced uranium for the world’s first atomic bomb.

Jackson “Radium Mine” one of a series of oil paintings and sketches of the Port Radium mine by the iconic artist.

A.Y. Jackson (1882-1974)

“The obedient in art are always the forgotten. The country is glorious but its beauties are unknown, and but waiting for a real live artist to splash them onto canvas.

By the Group of Seven painter A. Y. Jackson.

art of the day by Canadian painter A. Jackson born this day in Red Maple

A.Y. Jackson  On The Road To Baie St. Paul

Group Of Seven Art - Art prints by Canada's iconic artists, the Group of Seven.

Alexander Young Jackson, CC, CMG (1882  – 1974) Canadian

Happy Birthday, Alexander Young Jackson, Canadian painter, founding member of The Group of Seven,