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August Feature | Secondary Market Highlights

Boy with Green Arm, 1998

More and more we find that our Secondary Market is growing stronger. With works by Canadian artists such as David Bierk, Attila Richard Lukacs, Angela Grossmann, and Chris Woods, the Secondary Market is a great way to re-visit works from … Continue reading

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David Bierk | Eulogy to Earth

Eulogy to the Earth – Dusk, 1996, oil on canvas, 38 x 38 inches framed

“When David Bierk uses the term eulogy … it connotes mourning – for past art, for the plight of Earth and mankind, perhaps for loved ones. There is a funereal hush implied in these paintings; they speak in the low … Continue reading

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David Bierk | Use of Industrial Material

An Allegory of Balance - to van der Goes and Leonarardo Di Vinci - oil on canvas - photograph and steel  31 x 45.5 inches

David Bierk loved to introduce contrary materials such as cement and rusted steel into his paintings. Juxtaposing unconventional materials against the cool surface of a delicate Monet vase of flowers or Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring brought a contemporary … Continue reading

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David Bierk | A Portrait of the Townships

Portrait of the Townships - Series II (Dawn), 2001

It is our privilege to have the opportunity to include The Portrait of the Townships Series II in Remembering David Bierk. This unique box set was finished and signed in the Fall of 2001, less than a year beforeDavid Bierk’s … Continue reading

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