Biography: Jordan Hicks

Jordan Hicks, a self-taught artist, was born in Kingston, Ontario Canada. He received a Graphic Design Diploma in 1992 and soon after began exhibiting his works. He has worked in a variety of media and his portfolio is a mixture of styles ranging from realism to impressionism to conceptual work and contemporary abstracts.

"I believe in our natural world and it is the foundation for most of my work. I believe in original art and I am dedicated to producing work that has a personality, work that is real." 

Jordan is a prolific painter who has sold over 2500 paintings. He exhibits in a number of galleries across Canada and The United States and his works are held in many private collections.


Below is an example of the texture typical of Hicks's work.




1969 - Born – (Kingston, On.)
1992 - Visual & Creative Arts – Graphic Design Diploma - St. Lawrence College (Kingston, On.)
1994 - Solo Exhibition – Kingston Frameworks
1994 - Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council
1995 - Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council
1996 - Group Exhibition – North Addington Guild
1996 - Gallery Representation - Studio 737 (Tweed, On.)
1997 - Group Exhibition – Kingston Regional Arts Council
2000 - Solo Exhibition – “A Show of Sorts” (Kingston, On.)
2002 - Solo Exhibition – “Varied Vision” (Kingston, On)
2003 - Gallery Representation – Latitude 44 (Toronto, On.)
2004 - Feature Artist – Big Sisters Art Auction (Kingston, On)
2004 - National Gallery of Canada – C.N.I.B. Art Auction (Ottawa, On.)
2004 - Feature Artist – United Way “Fare For Friends” (Kingston, On.)
2005 - Gallery Representation – Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On.)
2006 - Group Exhibition – Steam Whistle Breweries (Toronto, On.)
2007 - Gallery Representation – Koyman Galleries (Ottawa, On.)
2007- Solo Exhibition- Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On)
2007- Gallery Representation - Crescent Hill Gallery
(Mississauga, On.)
2009- Solo Exhibition - Gallery Raymond (Kingston,On.)
2010- Gallery Representation - Gallery 1000 (Carmel by the Sea, California)
2011- Toronto Art Expo
2012- Solo Exhibition "Insight" - Gallery Raymond (Kingston, On.)
2014- Gallery Representation – Oceanside Art Gallery (Qualicum Beach. B.C.)