Biography: Artist: 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.
 

 

 

History

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.)