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Lorenzo Dupuis lives and works in Saskatoon, SK. Lorenzo was born in Saskatchewan in 1953. His formal studies in art took place at the University of Saskatchewan. He completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in 1975, and a Masters Of Fine Arts Degree in 1995.

Lorenzo attended fourteen Emma Lake Artist's Workshops, considering them to be an important part of his development. Among the many excellent workshops, the 1982 workshop with Stanley Boxer, and the 2003 workshop with Karen Wilkins were the most memorable.
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Lorenzo's work has been recognized in a variety of ways. He has received awards on three different occasions from the Saskatchewan Arts board. He has been reviewed in both French and English publications, most notably by Peter Millard in the winter 1999 issue of "Border Crossings".>

Lorenzo's exhibition record includes numerous group exhibitions, and over twenty solo exhibitions from Vancouver to Montreal in both public and commercial galleries.

Commercial art galleries that represent and have represented Lorenzo include:
Art Placement of Saskatoon
The Agnes Bugera Gallery Of Edmonton
Newzones Gallery Of Calgary
The Buschlen Mowatt Gallery of Vancouver
The Marion Scott gallery of Vancouver
The Waddington Gorce Gallery Of Montreal
Gallery One of Toronto.

Interviews with Lorenzo have been featured on CBC Radio's "The Creators" and "The Arts Tonight". Lorenzo was also featured in two television programs on art. The SCN 2006 production of "Art From The Start", and the Radio Canada 2005 production of "Zig Zag".

Lorenzo's paintings are in numerous private, corporate, and public collections.

Notable Corporate Collections:
Hurchison Whampoa Ltd., Hong Kong
Scotia McLeod Collection, Vancouver, B.C.
British Columbia Hydro, B.C.,
McRae, Holmes and King, Vancouver, B.C.
Esso Resources Canada Ltd., Calgary, AB
RBC Dominion Securities
Plant Genetic Systems, University of Saskatchewan, SK
City of Regina, SK
SaskTel, Regina, SK.

Notable public collections include:
Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
The Art Gallery of Prince Albert, Prince Albert, SK
St. Thomas Moore Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
The Kenderdine Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
The Snelgrove Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
The Royal University Hospital Foundation, Saskatoon, SK
Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, SK
The Canada Art Bank, Ottawa, ON.

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PERSONAL
º Born 1953 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan

EDUCATION
º 1995 Master of Fine Arts Degree, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK
º 1989 Post-Graduate Diploma - Education of Exceptional Children, U of S,
             Saskatoon
º 1980 Bachelor of Education, U of S, Saskatoon, SK
º 1975 Bachelor of Fine Arts, U of S, Saskatoon, SK


WORKSHOPS
º 1982-1984, 1986-1993, 2001, 2003, and 2005 Emma Lake Artists' Workshop,
             Emma Lake, SK

º 1992-1994 Leighton Foundation Workshops, Windermere and Golden, B.C.

AWARDS
º 1994-1995 University of Saskatchewan Graduate Study Scholarship

º 1975, 1987, 1988 Saskatchewan Arts Board Individual Assistance Grants


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
º RBC Dominion Securities

º St. Thomas Moore Gallery, Saskatoon , SK

º The Art Gallery of Prince Albert, Prince Albert, SK

º The Snelgrove Art Gallery, Saskatoon,Sk

º Hurchison Whampoa Ltd., Hong Kong

º Scotia McLeod Collection, Vancouver, B.C.

º McRae, Holmes and King, Vancouver, B.C.

º Plant Genetic Systems, University of Saskatchewan, SK

º British Columbia Hydro, B.C.

º City of Regina, SK

º Esso Resources Canada Ltd., Calgary, AB

º Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK

º Saskatchewan Arts Board, Regina, SK

º SaskTel, Regina, SK

º Power Plant Museum, Regina, SK

º Royal University Hospital Foundation, Saskatoon, SK

º Canada Art Bank, Ottawa, ON

º Agriculture Building, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK


TEACHING AND RELATED EXPERIENCE (ART)
º 2004 Presenter - "North", (Slide-Talk presentation), Prince Albert Art Gallery,
             Prince Albert, SK

º 2000 Guest Lecturer- "Radiance," (Slide-Talk presentation and Critique),
             University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge and Keyano College,
             Fort McMurray, AB

º 2000 Presenter - "Radiance," (Slide-Talk presentation), Saskatoon Public
             Library, Saskatoon, SK

º 1999 Presenter - "Still Scapes," (Slide-Talk presentation),
             Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, SK

º 1999 Guest Lecturer - "Environmental Issues and the Visual Arts -
              Initiating a Dialogue" (Presentation to Professor Bob Regnier's graduate
             students in Environmental Education),U of S, Saskatoon, SK

º 1999 Guest Lecturer - "Towards Passion and Integrity" (Presentation and
             Critique to 3rd year painting students of Professor Tim Nowlin), U of S,
             Saskatoon, SK

º 1997-1999 (Summer) Guest Lecturer - Art Appreciation workshops to French
             summer immersion students, University of Saskatchewan,
              Saskatoon, Sk

º 1998 Mentor - "Landscape 98" (Symposium of Western Canadian Landscape
             Painters), Saskatoon, SK

º 1996 Presenter - "The Transformational Nature of Art" (Conference),
             Saskatoon, SK

º 1994 Instructor - Art 111.6 (First Year Painting), U of S, Saskatoon, SK

º 1994 Instructor - Painting Workshop, Melville Art Association, Melville, SK

º 1994 Instructor - Painting Workshop, "Fransask-art," Emma Lake, SK

º 1993 Instructor - Painting Workshop, "Fransask-art," Emma Lake, SK

º 1993 Instructor - Art 111.6 (First Year Painting), U of S, Saskatoon, SK

º 1991 Assistant Coordinator - Emma Lake Artists' Workshop (with Ken Noland)

º 1990 Assistant Coordinator - Emma Lake Artists' Workshop
             (with Dorothy Knowles, Mali Morris, Willard Boeple and
             Robert Kudielka)

ARTICLES AND REVIEWS
º April 7, 2006 - Title:
"Artist Puzzled as Thief Helps Himself to 11 Paintings"
             Journalist: Gilbert Bouchard, Publication: Edmonton Journal

º May 6, 2004 - Title: "In Touch with Home"
             Journalist: Heather Persson, Publication: Prince Albert Daily Herald

º August 18, 2001 - Title: "Artist Discovers Perfect Setting at Emma Lake"
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star Phoenix

º August 16, 2000 - Title: "Varied new Acquisitions Demand Shifting of Focus"
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star Phoenix

º Winter 99/2000 - Title: "Transcendental Topographies"    
             Journalist: Peter Millard, Publication: Border Crossings,
             Vol. 18, No. 4, Issue 72

º November 13, 1999 - Title: "Landscape Painters get up close, personal"
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star Phoenix

º September 1999 - Title: "Still Scapes"     Booklet & Text
             Journalist: Norman Zepp, Publication: Rosemont Art Gallery, Regina, SK,

º September 23, 1999 - Title: "Le Paysagisme Selon Lorenzo Dupuis"
             Journalist: Dominic Leblanc Publication: L'Eau Vive, Regina, Sk

º June 13, 1998 - Title: "Landscape Invites Interpretation"
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star Phoenix

º October 7, 1995 - Review of MFA Exhibition
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star Phoenix

º June 15, 1995 - Title: "Three Artists Give Saskatchewan New Perspective
             Publication: Prince George Free Press

º June 7, 1995 - Review of "Colour Connections"
             Journalist: Paul Strickland, Publication: Prince George Citizen

º October 17, 1991 - Title: "Pour l'amour de la peinture et de la nature"
             Journalist: Mathilde Jutras, Publication: L'Eau Vive

º December 19, 1990 - Title: "Unique Visions of Landscape"
             Journalist: Sheila Robertson, Publication: Saskatoon Star-Phoenix

º October 18, 1990 - Title: "Lorenzo Dupuis, artiste peintre et un peu plus"
             Journalist: Mathilde Jutras, Publication: L'eau vive

º October 1982 - Title: " Un artiste peintre de chez nous"
             Journalist: Eveline Hamon, Publication: La Fransasque

RADIO
º "The Creators", CBC Radio, 2005

º "The Arts Tonight", CBC Radio, 2005

TELEVISION
º "Art From The Start", SCN Productions, 2006

º "Zig Zag", Radio Canada, 2005

º "Art Circuit", Radio Canada, 2006

LORENZO DUPUIS IS REPRESENTED BY THE FOLLOWING COMMERCIAL GALLERIES

The Gallery - Art Placement Inc.
228 3rd Ave. South,
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1L9
Tel. (306) 664-3384

The Irene Bugera Gallery
12310 Jaspar Avenue,
Edmonton, AB T5N 3K5
Tel. (403) 482-2854

Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art
730 11th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2R OE4
Tel. (403) 266-1972