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Picture gallery: VoC visit with Quebec artist ‘Niska’ – Painter of the Soul

Niska w/VoC, July 2010

Niska w/VoC, July 2010

In ‘Niska: Painter of the Soul‘ I posted several pictures of works by one of Canada’s greatest living artists, Francois Lortie – ‘Niska’ – along with some comments about our first visit to his home where we met him for the first time several years ago. 

In that post I included an image (below) from the Niska.org website that shows a striking painting in which white light appears to be burning its way out of the painting towards the viewer.

Niska's bright light of the soul

Niska's bright light of the soul

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