Spiraling shadows
Look out at Pine Ridge
Open Country
Drifting Current
Opening
Dropping Down to Yarow Creek
Kananaskis Interlude
Autumn Vista By Turner Valley
Theatre in the Kananaskis
Mile High
Rolling Road
Waiparous Way
Mountain Study
Rundle Ridge
Cascade From Bow Banks
Lake Louise Break-Up
Crowsfoot
Looking Across Bow Lake To Num-Ti-Jah
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W.H. Webb

Born: 1940, England
Price range: 2100-$6000

Born and raised in England, W.H. Webb attended the University of Manchester and studied as an art teacher. A career in education followed with the artist immigrating to Canada where he became involved in Educational Administration. Further education followed at the University of Lethbridge and the University of Alberta.

In 1984 Webb commenced his career as a professional artist leading to becoming a full time artist in 1990.

Since 1984 Webb has held many solo exhibitions in Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Regina & Saskatoon and has participated in group shows in Vancouver, Victoria, the United States & the United Kingdom.

The artist is represented by Wallace Galleries Ltd, Calgary, West End Gallery, Edmonton, Hollander York Gallery, Toronto and the Barbican Gallery in the United Kingdom.

Works by W.H. Webb appear in numerous public and private collections including the State Collection of Canada, and the artist has been featured in various magazines, newspapers and television.

Birth Date:
1940, England

1968 Immigrated to Canada


Education:

1977 - 1978 University of Alberta

Educational Administration M. Ed. Program

1971 - 1976 University of Lethbridge, Art Major, B.Ed. Program

1960 - 1963 University of Manchester, Art Major, Teacher’s Certificate Program (Art)


Solo Exhibitions:

1986 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1988 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1989 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1992 Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

1993 Hollander York Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1995 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1996 Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

1997 Hollander York Gallery, Toronto, ON.

1997 “Alberta Landscapes” West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1998 “Prairie Treasures”, Assiniboia Gallery, Regina, SK.

1999 Assiniboia Bessborough Gallery, Saskatoon, SK.

1999 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2000 Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

2000 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2001 Willock and Sax Gallery, Waterton, AB.

2001 Hollander York Gallery, Toronto, ON

2004 New Works, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2006 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2007 Hollander York Gallery, Toronto, ON

2007 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2009 Alberta Drama, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2010 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2011 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2012 A Brush with Alberta, Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

2013 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2014 A Passion for the Peaks, Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

2014 A Passion for the Prairies, Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

2015 West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2016 “Thirtieth Year Celebration”, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB


Group Exhibitions:

1987 Art For All, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1988 Art Rental and Sales Gallery, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1989 Art For All, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1989 Art Rental and Sales Gallery, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1990 Celebration Fifteen, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1991 Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society Auction, Calgary, AB.

1991 Christmas Exhibition, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1992 Art In Bloom, Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1992 Group Exhibition, Hollander York Gallery, Toronto, Ont.

1996 Group Exhibition, Wallace Galleries, Calgary, AB.

1998 Webb and Toney, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

1999 25th Anniversary, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB.

2000 Millennium Exhibition, Our Prairie, Our Land, W.H. Webb and Peter Shostak, Canada House Gallery, Banff, AB.

2000 25th Anniversary, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2002 Delta Bessborough Gallery, Saskatoon, SK.

2002 W.H. Webb and Don Toney, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2005 Centennial Exhibition, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2009 Winter Collection, West End Gallery, Edmonton, AB.

2010 Homecoming, Mayberry Fine Art, Winnipeg, MB.


Select Collections:

National State Collection of Canada, Ottawa, ON

University of Lethbridge Permanent Collection, Lethbridge, AB

SGI, Regina, SK

SASKTEL, Regina, SK

Holkerson Drilling, Edmonton, AB

Atika Diamond Mine, Edmonton, AB

MBA Developments, Edmonton, AB

Farm Credit Corporation, Regina, SK

Delta Hotels, Toronto, ON

Airspray Ltd.

G.M.C.

Alberta Foundation for the Arts

Edmonton Telephones

Alberta Government Telephones

Encore Inc.

Alberta Medical Association

Home Oil Company

Amoco Canada

Interprovincial Pipe Line

Barry Johns Architects Ltd.

Jennings Capital Inc.

Lacey International

Bennett Jones Verchere

Lancaster Financial Group

Blue Cross

Locherbie and Hole

Canadian Utilities Ltd.

Medicentres

Century Sales

Morrison Petroleum

Churchill Corporation

Munro Engineering

Chevron Canada Resources

New Cache Petroleum Ltd.

City of Edmonton

North West Trust

Code Hunter

Petro Audit Consultants Inc.

Cook – Snowdon

Superior Energy

Coopers and Lybrand

ScotiaMcleod Inc.

Yale Properties

Woodman Associates


Personal Experience:

1990 - Present Full time professional artist

1985 - 1990 Superintendent of Schools, Wainwright School Division, Wainwright

1977 - 1985 Superintendent of Schools, County of St. Paul, St. Paul, AB.

1976 - 1977 Deputy Superintendent of Schools, County of St. Paul, St. Paul, AB.

1973 - 1976 Principal, Grande Cashe Elementary School, Grande Cache, AB.

1970 - 1973 Principal, Castor Elementary School, Castor, AB.

1969 - 1970 Teacher, Castor Elementary School, Castor, AB.

1968 - 1969 Teacher, Peter Pond School, Fort McMurray, AB.

1964 - 1968 Teacher, Newton-le-Willows Junior School, Newton-le-Willows, Eng.

1963 - 1964 Teacher, Hope Street School, Birmingham, Eng.