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Location:
St.John's, NL
Jerry Squires

Born in Change Islands, Newfoundland, 1937

Education:
· commercial art course, Danforth Technical High School, Toronto, ON
· weekend painting trips to Algonquin Park, life drawing sessions at the Artists' Workshop, and night classes taught by Fred Hagan, John Alfsen and Jack Nichols, Ontario College of Art and Design.

Selected Exhibitions:
· "Interior Light", Emma Butler Gallery, St.John's, NL 2005
· "Gerald Squires: Continuing Journey", David Ariss Fine Art Gallery, St. John's, NL, 1998
· "Gerald Squires: Journey", retrospective from 4 decades of work, Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador, St.John's, NL 1998
· "New Works by Gerry Squires" at the Emma Butler Gallery, St. John's, NL 1989

Selected Awards, Distinctions:
· Golden Jubilee Award from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth, 2003
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Member of the Order of Canada, 1999
·
Honourary Doctorate from Memorial University, 1992

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